Booklist Online Features "Twice as Good" in Article
Posted on 18 February 2013
Toward the end of this intriguing book, William Powell’s wife, Marcella, says, “Your daddy is putting ‘the fair back in fairway.’” Have students look up the definition of fair before reading through Michelson’s text and citing all the situations in which they think that William Powell experienced unfairness. Have students think about Marcella’s statement above and research diversity in today’s world of golf, including players’ backgrounds and barriers to the sport that young people might encounter. Finally, students can create their own written statement, supported by facts: in 2013, is the world of golf fair, diverse, and equal?