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Read the Preface and Chapter 1 (pgs. 1-7) of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

After reading the assigned pages, answer the following question:  As a young girl, did Maya Angelou feel that she was beautiful?  To support your answer, please reference quotes from the pages you read.

Be prepared to present your answer and the Enrichment Activity (shown below) on Thursday, December 17th.

Enrichment Activity
Blue Scholar, define the following words: calamitous, thwarted, rancor, obsession

Green Scholar, define the following words:  tedious, heinous, disenchanted, anachronism