Malala Yousafzai Reading Comprehension Activities for Women's History Month

Rated 4.97 out of 5, based on 82 reviews
82 Ratings
Heart 2 Heart Teaching
Formats Included
  • PDF
30 pages
List Price:
You Save:
List Price:
You Save:
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Heart 2 Heart Teaching
Also included in
  1. Women's History Month is a time to celebrate inspirational women in history. This BUNDLE has a variety of activities to learn about six women who dedicated their lives to making the world a better place.Included in this Bundle:Sojourner TruthHarriet TubmanHelen KellerMalala YousafzaiClara BartonSusa
    Price $17.50Original Price $25.50Save $8.00
  2. Famous Americans Bundle has 36 units about Famous People in History. Your students will love learning about all these influential and inspirational people while completing these fun activities! Each biography unit has reading passages, hands-on activities, and vocabulary to learn all about these fam
    Price $113.75Original Price $162.50Save $48.75


Malala Yousafzai is one of the most inspirational young girls of all time. She spoke out publicly for the rights for all children to have an education. Even after a tragic shooting, this incredibly brave girl stood up for equal rights for women and girls around the world. Newly Updated with trading cards and visual directions.

You can also see this resource in action on my website at:

Heart 2 Heart Teaching

This biography unit has it all! There are a variety of activities for you to teach about Malala Yousafzai's life story. This could be a week-long unit or as short as a day or two, depending on time allotted and the needs of your students. There are several ways to use this unit to differentiate for students.

Activities included:

✔Meet Malala Yousafzai

✔Life Story with Scenes & Questions

✔Trading Cards (b/w and color)

✔Character Mini-Booklet w/Timeline Sorting Activity---fits inside their notebooks!

✔Biography Organizers

✔Famous Quote

✔Character Traits Activity

✔Plus a 5-page Flip Book


✔Writing Prompts

✔Answer Keys

✔Vocabulary Posters

✔Spotlight on Vocabulary


Have students read the passages about where they will meet Malala Yousafzai and learn all about her life. The articles are written with questions and scenes for students to connect and color. There’s also custom-created biography organizers to use for review or for further research.

Suggestions and Ideas for four different centers:

✔Have students read the Meet Malala Yousafzai OR Life Story passages with scenes and questions.

✔Then answer the questions on the biography organizers.

✔Have students complete the character mini-booklet with timeline dates. These fit nicely inside their notebooks.

✔Have students complete the quote activity & writing prompt(s).

✔Have students complete the character traits activity using the vocabulary posters as a guide and create a trading card.

✔Have students complete the flip booklet.

Related Products

Benjamin Banneker Biography Unit w/Articles, Activities, Character Traits & Quiz

Bessie Coleman Biography Unit w/Articles, Activities for Women's History Month

Clara Barton Biography Unit w/Articles, Activities, Character Traits & Flip Book

Elizabeth Cady Stanton Biography Unit w/Articles, Activities & Character Traits

Famous People in History | Influential & Inspirational People | Biography Bundle


Civil War Unit

Westward Expansion Unit

13 Colonies Unit

Revolutionary War Unit

Ancient Rome Unit

Early Explorers Unit

Three Branches of Government Unit

US Constitution Unit

Native Americans Unit

U.S. Landforms Unit

Ancient Egypt Unit

JUST FOR YOU!! To assess the quality and see the style of my work please check out these two FREE activity packs by clicking below:

Earth Day Activity Pack

Amelia Earhart Activity Pack

Subscribe to our NEWSLETTER to gain access to our FREE Library of Classroom Resources, special giveaways, and to see our products in action!



***Please know that I spend a lot of time researching, creating, writing, and proofreading my work but even after several revisions there may still be a typo or grammatical error. Please let me know if you find a typo or feel that a correction is needed. Just click on the Ask a Question section or email me at versus leaving negative feedback so that I can fix it as soon as possible. I value your input to make my products the highest quality possible. Thank you in advance for your help and support!

Copyright © Heart 2 Heart Teaching LLC. All rights reserved. This file is intended for classroom and personal use only. Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

**You may print for your personal, classroom use, and non-commercial use only.

**Clipart, graphics, photographs, found inside this product are copyrighted. They may not be extracted from this file without written permission from the original artist(s).

Total Pages
30 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this resource to TPT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TPT’s content guidelines.


Questions & Answers


TPT empowers educators to teach at their best.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up