This autobiographical novel traces Maya Angelou's development through an early childhood during the Great Depression to young adulthood. The author describes her personal struggles as an African American girl growing up in a segregated society.
ELA Literature Novel Reading Study Guide and Teaching Unit includes:
Comprehension, Critical Thinking and Inferring
Literary Devices and Techniques
Background Informational Text
Social Studies Connections
Pre and Post Reading Activities
Graphic Organizers and MORE.