Everything you need to understand or teach The Crossover by Kwame Alexander.
The Crossover is a young adult novel in verse by American author Kwame Alexander. This award-winning verse novel focuses on the lives of African American twin brothers Josh and Jordan Bell as they journey through junior high school, face family crises, and struggle with sibling rivalry. The poems that comprise the book and relate its narrative explore themes of family, coming of age, and contending with anger against the motifs of basketball and flight.
The Crossover Lesson Plans contain 121 pages of teaching material, including: