Maniac Magee By Jerry Spinelli
Reading Group Guide Chapter guide
Copyright 2012 by Jason Elliott
Reading Group Guide Chapter 1
1. Vocabulary: Define these words in your reading notebook.
2. Read Chapter 1 taking turns together.
Locate the vocabulary in the chapter and quote the book.
3. Homework: Answer these questions in your reading notebook.
Describe Jeffery’s life with Aunt Dot and Uncle Don
What does the author think of these arrangements? How do you know the authors feelings?
Is this book realistic? Why or why not?