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Intro to Angelou

Intro to Angelou

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Published by: Stuart Henderson on Mar 14, 2011
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Make a group list of words today 
R E A R D
HINTS FOR SOLVING Look for common beginnings, such as UN- or SUB-,and endings, such as -ER or -ISM.Look for pairs of letters that go well together, such asST, PR or ND.Writeout the letters in a different order, in case youspot something different.Don't forget to look for words that begin with a vowel.When you find a word, try reading it backwards, to seeif it suggests another word.When you find a word, try to find all the rearrangementsof its letters that also form words.When you find a word, try substituting the remainingletters into it.
Chocolate for group with most words
No dictionaries, words must be at least 4 letters, the 9 letter word counts for 2 points.
 
Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
Biography and place in literatureBiography and place in literature
 
Who is Maya Angelou? 
Born in 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri (compare with Langston Hughes, bornin 1902 - by this time Hughes had already written µA Negro Speaks of Rivers¶)Missouri is pretty much central Mid-West America - was very much slavecountry.

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