The Crazy Horse Electric Game Discussion Questions

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Chris Crutcher has often been criticized, and sometimes censored, for tackling serious and controversial subject matter. Is it wrong for teachers and parents to ban his books? Argue for or against censorship in schools.

Research the history of gang violence in the United States. Discuss the effects of gang violence on surrounding communities, and how the situation has changed in the last decade.

Read Crutcher's Ironman and compare it with The Crazy Horse Electric Game. Explore the similarities and differences between the two novels and then discuss why you think Ironman was met with such controversy and subsequently banned.

Define and explore some of the major elements of sports, such as competition, team work, stamina, integrity, loyalty, and cooperation, and then explain how each one directly relates to dealing with life's difficult challenges and forming one's identity.

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