Dolan Middle School

Dolan Middle Schoolers teamed up to create depictions of six different lines from Maya Angelou’s poem, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.” The bird in the poem represents African Americans and their fight for freedom during a time of racial segregation.

"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"

Poem "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou Artwork by Rumsha Ali, Nataliya Fedoriv, Mia Zak, & Corey Mann

"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"

Poem "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou Artwork by Nina Passaro, Sana Bilal, Indiana Pagan, Alexis Delva, & Cris DeJesus

"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"

Poem "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou Artwork by Rajadeep Singh & Dajoir Phillips

"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"

Poem "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou Artwork by Missy Rabang, Alyssa Guilmette, Alexa Yantaro, & Nicole Swiderski

"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"

Poem "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou Artwork by Daniel Barreto, Henry LaGreca, & Ayusha Gautam

"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"
"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings"

Poem "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou Artwork by Jayda Epps, Ashley Serrano, & Kimberly Meregildo

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