Long Walk to Freedom' in central London on December 5, 2013. The film is adapted from former South African President Nelson Mandela's auto-biography and chronicles the life journey from his childhood in a rural village through his struggle for rights during the apartheid era and his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa. AFP PHOTO/BEN STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. The abridged, children's version of his autobiography plus lesson plans, pre/post reading questions, and additional activities to learn about Nelson Mandela for kids.
Have kids read bios of famous people from other countries. This is Nelson Mandela's autobiography for kids, plus pre-reading activities and explaining apartheid. Extension activities and additional resources.
In addition to the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize, Nelson Mandela has received more than 250 awards, including honorary degrees from more than 50 universities worldwide. In 2001, he became the first living person to be made an honorary Canadian citizen, and he was the last person to receive the Lenin Peace Prize from the Soviet Union. #PadreMedium