Everything you need to understand or teach Bang the Drum Slowly by Mark Harris (author).
Henry and Bruce are both baseball players in the 1950s who play for a team called the New York Mammoths. Bruce shocks Henry with the news that he has a deadly disease and will probably die soon. Henry tries to come to terms with this while he also plays baseball and awaits the birth of his first child.
During the off-season, Bruce calls Henry up and tells him to come see him in Minnesota, where...
Bang the Drum Slowly Lesson Plans contain 119 pages of teaching material, including: