509-1 Maniac Magee (22-32)

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Maniac Magee


1.  Do you agree with Maniac when he says a school is sort of like a big home?  Explain.

2.  Why do you think Grayson told the Superintendent he wants to work part-time for a while?

3. Explain the meaning of the following sentence from Chapter 28.  "The blanket was there, but it was the boy's embrace that covered and warmed him."

4. Why is Thanksgiving with Grayson the best Thanksgiving Maniac has ever had?

5.  Do you think this will be the best Christmas Maniac will ever have?  Why?



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