English 6 - Maniac Magee Project

You may use books, online resources or websites as sources of information for your Maniac Magee research topic.  Listed below are selected online databases and websites.

Online Databases 

(to use from home you need usernames/passwords from the RESOURCE sheet given to you in class - or from the media center page on EDLINE)


Selected Websites

 

Families

 

Poverty

Global Issues: Poverty Facts and Statistics 
Poverty and Income 
Poverty in the United States 

Homelessness

Preventing Homelessness in America 
National Coalition for the Homeless Factsheet 
Causes of Homelessness 

Illiteracy

Facts About Illiteracy
International Reading Association - Literacy Facts
Illiteracy In America 
Literacy Facts and Statistics 

 Segregation

Civil Rights Heroes
Civil Right Leaders 
Civil Rights Timeline 
A Century Of Segregation Timeline 

Runaways

 Running Away 

 Why Kids Run Away 

Why Teens Run Away 


 

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