Resources for an author study on YA author Walter Dean Myers.


  • Language Arts > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8


Walter Dean Myers



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This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2, as of 2008-06-25.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 2

Reviewer Comments:

This resource is a WebQuest offering students thoughtful questions to guide them in learning about Walter Dean Myers. The resource is ready to use, as all but one of the links provided are hot and offer easy access to information. The questions in the lesson plan reflect best practice and by responding to them, students will engage with higher order thinking; the student is offered an opportunity to learn about the author as well as him or herself. The user could add activities which would generate more active engagement with the material and collaborative learning.

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