Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Discussion Questions

Instructor: Kerry Gray

Kerry has been a teacher and an administrator for more than twenty years. She has a Master of Education degree.

'Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close' is a novel by Jonathan Safran Foer about a boy coping with grief after losing his father in 9/11. This asset contains classroom discussion questions about this novel.

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close follows a young boy's journey towards closure after the debilitating loss of his father during the September 11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. Students will learn about grief and trauma while reading this story, and this asset will help lead discussion about the book.

Chapters 1-5

The questions in this section help students understand the characters, conflicts, and writing techniques used in this novel.

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