Here is an article from the New York Times about the life of Maya Angelou published on May 28, 2014: http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/05/28/teaching-maya-angelou-with-new-york-times/. The article includes videos, lesson plans and other resources that can be the starting points for creative lessons.
If the life of Maya Angelou will be your topic this week, please share with us a summary of your lesson(s). Thanks.
Meryl Becker-Prezocki, SME