Monday, June 2, 2014

Remembering Maya Angelou

1. IWBAT compare Paul Lawrence Dunbar's "Sympathy" to Maya Angelou's "Caged Bird."
2. IWBAT explain what a caged bird symbolizes in these two poems.

1. Quill: Complete lessons due this week, from June 2nd through June 6th

2. Homework Check: Percy's Letter to Poseidon

3. Introduction to Maya Angelou:

4. Read Her Poetry:

5. Read "Sympathy" and "Caged Bird": view poems and analysis here

6. Exit Slip: Socrative (room number: kba)
  • What did you learn today? Give specific information, not just "about Maya Angelou."
  • Teacher's Question: Why did Maya Angelou title her first autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings?

Finished Early? You may:

Greek Gods Project Presentations: evaluate your teammates' presentations here

No comments:

Post a Comment