Everything you need to understand or teach Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli.
"Maniac Magee" is a young adult novel by Jerry Spinelli which occurs in the racially-divided town of Two Mills, Pennsylvania. There, a local family takes in Maniac Magee, against an onslaught of racially-charged animosity. As such, "Maniac Magee" deals with crucial themes of racism, perseverance, and friendship.
Maniac Magee Lesson Plans contain 157 pages of teaching material, including: