Remembering Nelson Mandela – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Introduction In this lesson plan, students will use text from Mandela’s autobiography “Long Walk to Freedom” to connect with Mandela’s life and words. Subjects News…read more

Remembering Nelson Mandela’s Long Walk to Freedom


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