We found 63 resources with the keyterm maya angelou
I Know Why the Caged Bird SingsLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Maya Angelou's first autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the anchor text in a unit that asks readers to examine how personal relationships and the environment impact a writer's point of view. Class members complete a variety...
Free Verse Poem - Graphic OrganizerLesson Planet
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Support your young writers as they explore the freedom and creative potential of a free verse poem. Based on a model poem written by Maya Angelou, this graphic organizer does an excellent job of helping learners form their unique ideas...
Reading Study Guide: I Know Why the Caged Bird SingsLesson Planet
8th - 11th
Meant for use with Maya Angelou's first autobiographical volume I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, the materials here are designed for a homeschool setting, but they'd suit any classroom or text. Graphic organizers, chapter summary guides,...
Poetry Reading and Analysis Worksheet - "Woman Work" by Maya AngelouLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Examine poetic structure and literary devices in an activity focused on Maya Angelou's "Woman Work." The first two pages provide the full text of the poem, which middle schoolers can annotate and highlight. They go on to complete a...
"Still I Rise" Reading Comprehension ExerciseLesson Planet
Maya Angelou’s poem, "Still I Rise," offers an opportunity for comprehension and close reading practice. The left column of this activity contains the text of the poem and the right column presents questions about the six stanzas of the...
Four Foot Feat - Grandparent Template (long essay version)Lesson Planet
Develop communication skills and teach writing strategies with this essay template. Based on Maya Angelou's "Four Foot Feet" prose essay, this project asks writers to interview their family and then compose a prose essay about their...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou: Fun Trivia QuizLesson Planet
8th - 12th
This Fun Trivia interactive, online quiz may be engaging for readers who want to self-assess their basic understanding of Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; however, I do not recommend it as a class assignment given the lack of...
I know Why the Caged Bird Sings - Essay QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
In this literature activity, students respond to 15 short answer and essay questions about Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Students may also link to an online interactive quiz on the novel at the bottom of the page.
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Study Questions & Essay TopicsLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
In this online interactive literature activity, students respond to 10 short answer and essay questions about Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Students may check some of their answers online.
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Human RightsLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Students use Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings as analysis on human rights. In this human rights lesson, students develop an awareness of human rights issues and explore the Universal Declaration of Human Rights using the...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Preface and Chapter 1Lesson Planet
9th - 11th
Students complete chapter analysis activities for Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.In this chapter analysis instructional activity, students read the preface and chapter 1 and complete vocabulary activities, journal...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Chapters 20, 21, 22, 23Lesson Planet
10th - 12th
Students complete chapter analysis activities for the Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. In this novel analysis lesson, students read and discuss chapters 20, 21, and 22 from the novel. Students then read and listen to the...