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The Piano Lesson
The Piano Lesson
by August Wilson

The Piano Lesson Assignments & Activities

Available to teachers only as part of the The Piano Lesson Teacher Pass


The Piano Lesson Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Assignments & Activities

Objective: Think story-time is only for nursery school? Think again. In this activity, students will gain an understanding of the role of a griot in African culture. They will explore the theme of family history and storytelling i...
Objective: Music is a big deal in The Piano Lesson. That might seem obvious, considering the name of the play, but the importance of music goes beyond the title—in fact, it's a pretty crucial theme throughout the p...