How do Jim and his friends show respect for each other? Give an example from the text of one person reaching out to help another.
Why might basketball be the chosen sport for Jim? What factors make this a popular sport with boys in his community?
Describe Jim's interactions with people of other cultures. How does he get along with them? What conflicts does he have? What type of language does he use to describe them?
How do priests and brothers show their power at Jim's school? How do the students interact with them?
Why does Jim want to return to public school? How is his Catholic school different than a public school? How is it similar?
Why is Jim unwilling to hustle at Yankee Stadium, when he hustles on the street? Discuss the skills he uses in both of these worlds.
How do adults positively influence the...
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