Author Study: Walter Dean Myers

The first in a series of three exercises designed to accompany a study of Walter Dean Myers' award-winning novel, Somewhere in the Darkness, asks individuals to read the provided background material about Myers, and then to respond to four questions about the information using quotes from the article to support their response.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Ask class members to read the article aloud before individuals reread the text and respond to the questions
Pros
  • The article provides extensive information about the life and works of Myers and the awards he has recieved
Cons
  • None