A Long Way Gone--historical context

Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
2.55 MB   |   26 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

To fully understand A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah, it helps to know something of Sierra Leone's history and culture. These four, web-based activities enable students to learn more about the historical context. Included is:

1. A Table of Contents that organizes all materials so they are easy to find and shares which chapter each activity links to
2. Objectives and Common Core standards for the collection
3. Activity objectives
4. Detailed teacher directions and student handouts for 4 web-based activities
5. Activity 1-- explores the history and culture of Sierra Leone with an online video (3 versions to make it a small group or whole class activity.)
6. Activity 2- explores Sierra Leone's civil war
7. Activity 3- examines how Beah became a child soldier (Can be used as a quiz or homework.)
8. Activity 4- a Web-Quest that explores contemporary examples of child soldiers (2 versions so you can assign topics or you can let students choose their own.)

If you have purchased the complete unit for A Long Way Gone, you already have this collection.
But, if not, you may also be interested in:
A Long Way Gone--Hip-Hop Activities
A Long Way Gone-- Discussion Questions and Activities
A Long Way Gone-- Comprehension Quizzes and Answer Keys
A Long Way Gone-- Personal Narrative and Memoir

Buyers, please return to Your Purchases page and leave feedback of this product. Not because four stars fills me with warm fuzzies (though it does) but because it helps other buyers decide what to buy.

Be the first to learn about new products! Click on the green star beside my store logo to become a follower and receive updates about my store.

If you have questions, please email me at WritingbyRachelC@gmail.com

Have a great day,
:)Rachel
Total Pages
26
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
4 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$8.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (77 Followers)
$8.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
A Long Way Gone--historical context
A Long Way Gone--historical context
A Long Way Gone--historical context
A Long Way Gone--historical context
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up