A love of basketball isn't necessary to enjoy this gritty, feelingly told tale, but it would certainly help myers (the glory field) uses contemporary urban black locutions to. The novel slam by walter dean myers is a story about an african american teenage athlete by the name of greg greg is a highschool student and a star basketball player at hi s highschool. Walter dean myers menu skip to content nominated for 2014 naacp image awards in the category of outstanding literary work for youth/teens slam (1998. The novel slam, follows a high school student named greg who tries to deal with multiple problems in his lifeproblems which involve school, his family,and girls end up messing with his dream of making it to the nba. Slam by walter dean myers, a timeline made with timetoast's free interactive timeline making software. The paperback of the slam by walter dean myers at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more.
Slam by: walter dean myers book report by: dj ciarimboli monday, november 16th: period 7 greg (slam) harris goal thank you supporting characters. Slam by: walter dean myers characters: slam-(greg harris-the main character in the book) every slam dunk he made represented who he is and how well he played. Literacy skills teacher's guide for 2 of 3 slam by walter dean myers coaches, mother, and grandma ellie feel the need to tell him he is doing wrong goldy tries to warn. Slam by walter dean myers the story i read takes place at latimer high school in harlem seventeen-year-old greg slam harris can do it all on the basketball court.
Slam by walter dean myers, 1996, scholastic press edition, in english. In the book, slam, by walter dean myers, the character mtisha plays slam's girlfriendmtisha is a dark skinned, dark haired, pretty woman she likes slam but values being treated right, so throughout the book she makes sure slam is.
Slam by walter dean myers reading 9,034 views subscribe 0 video not playing, click here add to play list my favorite add to collections. Book trailer for slam by walter dean myers - duration: 1:01 ryan rice [student] 2,088 views 1:01 walter dean myers biography - duration: 6:50. Seventeen year old greg slam harris can do it all on the baskeball court, and he knows he could be one of the lucky ones to make it all the way to the top.
Greg slam harris can do it all on the basketball court, but the rest of his life is quickly falling apart brilliantly captures the pace and feel of inner city life. The novel slam by walter dean myers is a story about an african american teenage athlete by the name of greg greg is a highschool student and a.
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Slam by walter dean myers copyright © 2002 by prestwick house inc slam talking to goldy in the restaurant, after slam nearly punches mr parrish. Unit novel for fwisd 9th graders learn with flashcards, games, and more — for free. Here are some selected titles by walter dean myers to view his complete bibliography, click here invasion by walter dean myers slam by walter dean myers. Slam has 4,553 ratings and 620 reviews cody said: this book is about a boy named greg aka slam he wants to go to the nba, but there are so much thin. Slam - ebook written by walter dean myers read this book using google play books app on your pc, android, ios devices download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read slam.