May 02, 2014 a long walk to water by linda sue park chapter duration. List the main countries that deal with clean water issues. Piping, a foundation, and a pump need to be installed. A long walk to water character inferencesthis activity for the novel a long walk to water by linda sue park asks students to make inferences about both nya and salvas characters, comparing and contrasting, selecting evidence to support inferences, and writing an ondemand analysis in response to a.
The new york times bestseller a long walk to water begins as two stories, told in alternating sections, about two elevenyearolds in sudan, a girl in 2008 and a boy in 1985. Litcharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in a long walk to water, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. What will it mean for the village if water is not found in the land between the trees. A long walk to water printables chapter activities by. A long walk to water textbased discussion questions. A long walk to water by linda sue park is based on a true story. Each chapter begins with nyas story and jumps to salvas story. How teachers and students can make the quick transition to online learning. A long walk to water chapter 15 summary freebooksummary.
What do the differences in the size and color of the typeface, length of the. A long walk to water chapter 15 summary course hero. In chapter 7, the group builds a boat to ride down the nile. Women are bringing loads of rock which the rest of the villagers break into gravel. A long walk to water by linda sue park chapter activities packet that corresponds with nys ccls module 1.
Capirchioa long walk to water park view middle school. They had to go to a processing center in nairobi, photos, medical exam, and lots of clothes for the cold, 3 planes, etc. Copy of class notes a long walk to water by linda sue park chapter 1 1985 1. Why does the author use different styles of print and different time periods in the same chapter. Why does everyone leave salva behind at the end of the chapter. It tells the stories of two different children in different parts of sudan. Based on what you know about sudan and what happens to akeer, make an inference on what made his father sick. Nya will lose her job when the well water is safe and plentiful. This is a printable packet to correspond with the novel, a long walk to water by linda sue park.
Dep explains to nya why the water is muddy and that they have to keep going. A long walk to water is a creative nonfiction story about the life of one of the lost boys from south sudan during the second sudanese civil war. Dep tells nya not to worry about the muddiness of the water. Significance what idea from the chart does this connect to. For example, i take like 20 minutes in the shower singing my favorite songs. Chapter sixteen summary southern sudan, 2009 nya puts down her plastic jar and is surprised at the men with tools gathering around the new well. The book, a long walk to water, by linda sue park, is one of the best books ive ever taught. Young nya takes little sister akeer along on the twohour walk to fetch water for the family. This is perfect common core novel work and great pr. A long walk to water timeline 19962003, rochester, new york, salva learns that his dad is still alive. Chapters, chapters 48, chapters 9, chapter 14notes here is a link to our lists for a single shard by linda sue park. In chapter 3, salva finds a woman and stays with her.
Need help with chapter 15 in linda sue parks a long walk to water. Audio recording of a long walk to water by linda sue park. Look closely at the map at the beginning of the book. A red, giraffelike drill and other equipment is brought in by the visitors. Nya cannot attend school because she must spend her days carrying water from a far away pond for her family. The two drillers are ere especially funny because they are drenched with the water. It would take her half the morning if she didnt stop on the way. Wise, karen a long walk to water linda sue park chapter. This study guide consists of approximately 40 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of the long walk.
Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The bag that held the drill water sprung a leak, then the patch leaked too. For three days, nyas village was filled with the loud sounds of a drill. Nya watches as everyone marvels, shouts, and laughs. Nyas brother told her not to worry because soon the water would be clear and ready to drink.
There is a ninetyminute period with no deaths, then several at once. While researching a long walk to water i read salvas own accounts of his journey and interviewed him many times. There are not many books that have two differents stories going on at the same time. What has been the purpose of nyas journey every day. A long walk to water timeline in chapter 1, soldiers come and fire at the village. The primary character, salva dut, relates his life from a preteenager wandering with groups of other war victims from refugee camp to refugee camp, and then to his new home with his new family in. Copy of class notes a long walk to water by linda sue park chapter 11 2008 1. Their lives eventually intersect in this novel based on a true story. You can check out m this is an activity to be completed individually or with a partner after the students have finished reading a long walk to water. Find a summary of this and each chapter of a long walk to water. Long walk to water choice boxes choose 6 any assignments and dropbox them. Click to copy summary southern sudan, 2009 dep tells nya not to worry about the muddiness of the water.
I will never again have to walk to the pond for water. This mad me sad because i thought one of the crocodiles would eat salva. Based on a true story questions like what are the similes in chapter 15. Pdf download a long walk to water free unquote books.
A long walk to water teachin unit note to the teacher a long walk to water note to the teacher a long walk to water is a novel based on a true story about the difficulties people, particularly children, face in sudan. Chapter fifteen southern sudan, 2009 even though the water spraying out of the borehole brown and muddy, some of the little boys wanted a drink right. A long walk to water learning objectives i can cite several pieces of textbased evidence to support my analysis of nyas and salvas character. In this lesson, find out more about these characters, including quotes that.
The water seeker is a book completely comfortable with bucking the recent trend toward stories with modern settings, and gives us a chance to experience the rawness of human emotion in a place and time that certainly was not lacking for such excruciating feelings of personal upheaval. A long walk to water is a short novel written by linda sue park and published in 2010. The responses to the discussion questions must be written in complete sentences and completed in your irj. Linda sue parker uses a dual narrative structure to shift between a. Check out our revolutionary sidebyside summary and analysis.
Linda sue parks a long walk to water focuses on two characters, one real and one fictional, whose lives intersect. I teach this book to my seventh grade students and each year it gets better. A girl named nya spends hours each day collecting water for her parents and sister. Salva was given a winter jacket because it was cold in new york but he felt very weird in it because of how bulky it was and that it has always been hot in sudan area. Why cant the boys drink the water spraying from the hole. A long walk to water find two examples of similes in this chapter. A long walk to water symbolism analysisthis activity gets students inferring about symbols in the novel a long walk to water by linda sue park, selecting evidence to support inferences, and writing a formal written analysis in response to a prompt. A long walk to water reading questions chapters 1 5 1. In this picture book companion to the bestseller a long walk to water, a young south sudanese girl goes on a journey that requires determination, persistence, and compassion.
I could save the water by not taking such long showers, not running water while i brush my teeth, but i think there is some hope for saving in the world, by not using tons, and tons of water. Salva is a sudanese boy who, when gunfire breaks out while hes at school, is forced to go on the run due to the civil war leaving his family behind. Do now take out homework gathering evidence worksheet read. No design or tech skills are necessary its free, easy, and awesome. In chapter two salva began the walk to find his family. While reading chapters 15 in a long walk to water, i felt happy and scared. The boy, salva, becomes one of the lost boys of sudan, refugees who cover the african. The book is 95 pages long and yet the impact it leaves on the reader is stunning. A long walk to water book report by caighley e on prezi. The book is a translation of the english version the long walk by slawomir rawicz. What was involved in the lost boys coming to america. Write about a long walk to water summary chapters 110. This study guide consists of approximately 39 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of a long walk to water. A long walk to water by linda sue park summary by dana ferrara.
What is the central idea of salvas story in chapter 1. In south sudan in 2008, an elevenyearold girl named nya walks through a hot, dry environment. Even though all of the water coming out of the hole was muddy and brown, nya was still very excited. A long walk to water gives readers a closer look on how life is in the poorer countries. A long walk to water textbased discussion questions prereading. A long walk to water questions and answers discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on a long walk to water. Author park brings their lives together when salva helps build a well in nyas village, thus enabling her to attend school. At the end of chapter 5, someone is calling salvas name. The workers were discouraged, but their boss made them keep working even when they wanted to give up.
I couldnt imagine walk to get water and be so forlorn. Finally, on the thrid day nya was watching the men drill when she heard a loud noise whoosh. A discussion guide to a long walk to water based on a true story by linda sue park book s pages. Rochester, new york, 19962003 salva is amazed at his new home. A long walk to water summary and study guide supersummary. The girl, nya, is fetching water from a pond that is two hours walk from her home. A long walk to water by linda sue park is a true story about salva, a sudanese lost boy, and a fictional girl, nya.
He explains that it will be a few more days before they can drink the water. Book like no other this book is not like any other book. Salva writes that the book is based on the true story of his life. Copy of class notes a long walk to water by linda sue park. However, the water is muddy, not clean and clear as nya had. A long walk to water by linda sue park chapter 10 youtube. Jan 02, 2014 a long walk to water learning objectives i can explain the physical and emotional factors that helped nya and salva survive in a long walk to water.
Part 1 of the end of unit assessment which takes place over two lessons is the first draft of a literary analysis essay requiring textual support to discuss the topic of survival in southern sudan during and. The girl, nya, is fetching water from a pond that is two hours walk. However, the water is muddy, not clean and clear as nya had expected. For the midunit assessment, students will analyze how the author of a long walk to water both used and elaborated on historical facts. Start studying a long walk to water vocabulary chapters 46. The book tells the stories of nya who lives in southern sudan in 2008 and salva who lived in southern sudan in 1985. Her responsibility is to walk to the pond twice a day every day to fetch water for her family. For nyas part of the book, i had access to notes, photos, and video footage from people who had visited villages like hers including my husband, who traveled to southern sudan in 2009. Dep, nyas more established sibling, guarantees her that the water would turn out to be clear when the sloppy water from the. Right after i was done with reading the book, i looked up the web for the original book and its author. Salva was putting the pump for nyas village and met nya for the. Powtoon gives you everything you need to easily make professional videos and presentations that your clients, colleagues, and friends will love.1025 1260 1609 83 1266 1098 339 1147 1511 1033 637 679 1647 697 1372 630 1495 175 701 905 180 1491 400 574 1585 591 87 431 579 417 509 972 337 697 103 490