I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Annotated Key Chapters
This ANNOTATED version of I Know why the Caged Bird Sings can help you sail through your IOC with ease. The PDF portfolio only includes few of the key chapters that you must cover as a Lang and Lit English HL student. Each important chapter also has a bulleted summary, context, themes, key ideas etc. which will guide you through how to frame your own IOC. Fully annotated chapters include Chapters 1, 9, 13, 14, and 18. These annotations are basis notes taken from class discussions, online resources, and more. Utilizing this as your bible for IKWCBS, one of the texts used for IOC, will help you excel in English A Language and Literature HL.
Pro Tip: It is important to note that the IOC (individual oral commentary) constitutes for a hefty 15% of your overall grade. Given that this takes place internally, it is in your best interest to score well in this since many students find it challenging to score in the final Lang and Lit exams.
Sample of Annotation
In the image above, you can see a sample page of the detailed, clear, and high quality annotations which are available for the aforementioned chapters.