7th Grade/Åk 7

Chapter 1 Lesson 4: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education

Learning Objectives:

  • to discuss children's rights education

  • to write and give a speech

 

 

1. VOCABULARY

Study the vocabulary items below:

to board - kliva ombord

identify - identifiera

through - genom

exam - prov

provoke - provocera

tirelessly - outtröttligt

outspoken - frispråkig

miraculously - mirakulöst

surgery - kirurgi

continue - fortsätta

aim - mål

except – förutom

weakness - svaghet

courage - mod

spine - ryggrad

injustice - orättvisa

harm - skada

instead - i stället

gunman - beväpnad person

native country – hemland

bullet - kula

activist - aktivist

rehabilitation  - återanpassning

belief - övertygelse

Practice the same vocabulary using Quizlet here

 

2. INTERACTIVE ACTIVITIES

Listen to the text here

Vocabulary here

3. MALALA'S STORY

Watch the life of Pakistani activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and her fight for female education across the globe. The video contains questions to help you practice your listening and reading comprehension.

 

 

4. MALALA YOUSAFZAI'S NOBEL PEACE PRIZE ACCEPTANCE PRIZE 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. WORK ACTIVITY: SPEECH

Work with the activity Awesome Speaker on page 21 of the textbook.