Slam! Summary
Walter Dean Myers

Everything you need to understand or teach Slam! by Walter Dean Myers.

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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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Slam! Summary

“Slam!” is a young adult novel by Walter Dean Myers. The story revolves around the efforts of seventeen year-old Greg “Slam” Harris to play basketball, while maintaining his academics and his personal life. Slam lives in Harlem and attends the prestigious magnet school Latimer in the South Bronx. The school is predominantly white. It has a failing basketball program. Slam is attending Latimer as part of a policy that enables schools...

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