Everything you need to understand or teach The Big Sea by Langston Hughes.
Langston Hughes is a young black boy growing up around the turn of the twentieth century. He reflects on the world around him, noting the circumstances in life related to one's skin color. As Langston grows to be a young man, he finds that he has a gift and a passion for writing poetry.
Langston grows up moving around a lot, because his mother is poor, and she is always looking...
The Big Sea: An Autobiography Lesson Plans contain 171 pages of teaching material, including: