Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Part 1, Chapter 1 | Part 1, Chapter 2
1. Describe the house the Savilles move into just outside of Saxton.
2. How is Colin different from Andrew?
Short Essay Question - Part 1, Chapter 3
3. How does Harry feel about his family's vacation to the seashore?
4. Why does Harry decide to go to a different beach in Part 1, Chapter 3?
Short Essay Question - Part 1, Chapter 4
5. How did Harry build his bomb shelter?
6. What happened when Colin and Harry went...
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