Coyote School News Quizzes & Trivia

Coyote School News is a children’s book set in southern Arizona during the late 1930s. It tells of Monchi Ramirez, who lives on a ranch that was built when Arizona was a part of Mexico. Coyote School News is known for its rich yet understandable description of Mexican-American culture and language, and has wonderful illustrations to go with it. Can you recall the name of Coyote School News’ author?

Can you remember the year Arizona became a USA state? Hint: Arizona is the 48th state! Coyote School News is a great book for young readers, and will surely become a staple of elementary school reading requirements. You and your child can test your knowledge of Coyote School News by taking our quizzes now!

Read the story "Coyote School News" in your literature book then answer the multiple choice questions that go along with the story.

Questions: 16  |  Attempts: 218   |  Last updated: Jan 29, 2013
  • Sample Question
    What is the meaning of the underlined word? Everyone participated in the roundup.

Reading Test for Unit 2, Week 2

Questions: 18  |  Attempts: 182   |  Last updated: Sep 7, 2018
  • Sample Question
    Ramon Ernesto Ramirez is the main character in the story, but everybody calls him Monchi.

The book is a blending of rich Mexican and American cultural traditions. Everyday Monchi and his siblings take a long, bumpy bus ride to Coyote School, where there are students who write for the school news. Through their...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 10   |  Last updated: Sep 7, 2018
  • Sample Question
    In which year was the book originally published?

Coyote School News Questions and Answers