Caged Bird Storyboard

Caged Bird Storyboard

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  • In the beginning, Maya Angelou is three years old. Along with her brother, Bailey, they are sent to Stamps, Arkansas by their parents to live with their grandmother.
  • Why did we get sent away from our parents? Do they not love us?
  • Look at this little black girl! We are so much better than her!
  • Throughout her childhood, Maya is constantly feeling judged by the richer white kids that live in her neighborhood.
  • Maya and Bailey lived with their grandmother and Uncle Willy in a middle-class house through their early childhood.
  • Wow, that's our father! He is so tall and handsome! How can we live up to his standards?
  • One day, their father arrives unexpectedly and invites them to go to St. Louis, where their mother lives.
  • Momma, I don't want to go to St. Louis! I don't know anyone there!
  • At first, Maya did not want to move away from her home but her grandmother convinced to go. 
  • Welcome my children!
  • Hehehehehe
  • When they get to St. Louis, Maya meets her mother for the first time along with her boyfriend, Mr. Freeman.
  • Wow! Even my mother is so beautiful!
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