I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
Assignments & Activities
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Our Baggage Matters
Objective: Maya Angelou's musings have been read by more people than have scarfed down a #4 at McDonald's, and students might think that anyone who reads I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings will have the same experience. It i...
Identity, Appearance, and Advertising
Objective: Identity and appearance are major concepts in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. As we all know, identity and appearance are also mainstays in American media, especially advertising. Wait, you mean not everyone i...