This teaching unit on Nelson Mandela, “No Easy Walk to Freedom” integrates learning styles and multiple intelligences and addresses the CCSS for ELA and History/Social Studies (grades 6-8). The specific standards addressed in this book study are: RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.3, RI.6.4, RI.6.5, RI.6.6; RI.7.1, RI.7.2, RI.7.4, RI.7.5; RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.4; RH6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.5, RH.6-8.6, RH.6-8.7, RH.6-8.8.
1. Questions with answers for each chapter
2. Vocabulary words
3. Student activities
4. Class discussion questions
5. Writing activities
6. Reinforcement activities
7. Two crossword puzzles & two word find puzzles
This comprehensive book study is useful for small groups or the entire class and is appropriate for grades 6-8. The Lexile measure of Nelson Mandela, “No Easy Walk to Freedom” is 950L; the approximate reading level is 6.6.
Created by Melanie Fitzgerald
teacher's copy is 48 pages; Student's copy is 32