Presentation on theme: "1. 2 The struggle is my life ! ---Nelson Mandela Unit 5 Nelson Mandela ---a modern hero."— Presentation transcript:
2 The struggle is my life ! ---Nelson Mandela Unit 5 Nelson Mandela ---a modern hero
3 1.When did Nelson Mandela form the ANC? 2.When did Nelson Mandela become the first black president of South Africa?
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5 1.When did Nelson Mandela form the ANC? 2.When did Nelson Mandela become the first black president of South Africa?
6 Elias story
7 1.Elias met Nelson Mandela at school. 2.Nelson Mandela was a black lawyer. 3.Elias was unable to read or write because he was lazy. 4.Nelson Mandela helped him keep his job. 5.Elias was happy blowing up government buildings. 6.Nelson Mandela believed that black people were being treated as well as white people in South Africa. 7.Nelson Mandela thought violence was a good way to help black people. 8.The government were happy with Nelson Mandela and the ANC. F T F T F F F F TRUE or FALSE
8 1.According to the text, what was the situation for black people in South Africa? 2. How did the ANC Youth League fight against the government? 3. Why did Elias help Mandela blow up some government buildings? Further comprehension:
9 league as a matter of fact be out of work group of people organized for a special purpose lose ones job in fact be taken to prison some time money paid for going to school tell somebody what to do go on a yellow metal for making a ring agree to take Look at the reading passage again to find useful words and expressions that mean the same. be put in prison period fees advise continue gold accept
10 The last thirty years have seen the greatest number of laws stopping our rights and progress, until today we have reached a stage where we have almost no rights at all.,,. National Day saw people singing and dancing happily in the street. This old house has seen better days. see: to be the time when (an event) happens; witness
11 The Rest of Elias story Read the text, and do the exercise on Page 38.
12 1.Elias was unhappy in the prison because ________________________________. 2. Nelson Mandela showed how good a leader he was because ______________ ______________________ ____________________. 3. Life for Elias was not too bad in prison because ___________________________. 4. As leader of South Africa, Nelson Mandela helped prisoners of Robben Island by ______________________. he could not study for a degree he let the guards study even though the prisoners could not take the exams giving them an education he could study with the guards
13 Discussion Why Nelson Mandela is a great man? Do remember to give examples.
14 Homework 1. look at the reading passage again, find all the sentences with attributive clauses and underline them. 2. Work in four to make an interview. One of you act as Elias and the other three are tourists. You can ask questions that you want to know. Maybe these tips will help you! How did you get to know Nelson Mandela? What did he do to help you keep your job in a gold mine? Can you explain some of Nelson Mandelas political ideas or beliefs? What was Nelson Mandelas way of fighting? What was life like on Robben Island? Where did you learn to read and write? Why did you become a tour guide? What do you think of your present job?