506-1 Maniac Magee (7-10)

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Maniac Magee


1. Why does the author say that the batters were walking the gangplank as they went up to bat against McNab?

2.  Do you agree with the fact that people in town began to refer to Jeffrey Magee as Maniac?  Explain your answer.

3. Maniac Magee encountered unexpected turns in his life.  Write about a time in your life when you had an unexpected turn.  Compare this to one of Maniac's.

4. Hector Street, the boundary between the East and West is a boundary between the blacks and the whites.  Name another boundary you are familiar with and explain how it is similar to Hector Street. 



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