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Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou is a well-known American poet, writer, actress, lecturer, and civil rights activist. Her efforts to improve conditions for women have helped change the lives of thousands.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 4 pages
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • lecturer
  • rural
  • segregated
  • cocktail
  • editor
  • author
  • autobiography
  • grim
  • publish
  • improve
  • ceremony
Tasks

Launch

Due

Answer Key

  • Warm-Up

  • Vocabulary Preview A

  • Vocabulary Preview B

  • Read & Listen

  • True or False

  • Comprehension

  • Vocabulary Review

  • Discussion