This WebQuest is designed as a project before, during, and after completing the novel Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli. It is a good conclusion to the information covered. A way for students to show their knowledge and what they have learned from the novel.
Have you ever thought your life was tough? Have you ever felt bullied? Have you ever feel like running away? Has anyone ever told you that you don't know what it's like to be someone else until you've walked a mile in their shoes. Well, today is that day.
Do you like to run? Do you believe that you could beat Maniac Magee? Well, this is the race for you. However, in this race, finishing first is not as important as FINISHING!
So, here is your goal: You will complete a series of tasks to show what it might have been like to be Jeffery "Maniac" Magee. Get ready to lace up your sneakers: On your mark, get set, go!