"Extremists have shown what frightens them most: a girl with a book." Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. She was shot in the head by the Taliban for being a Pakistani Girls’ Education Activist
I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban. When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education.
This mini unit about Malala Yousafzai is the PERFECT addition to your social studies curriculum during women's history month! There are a variety of fun activities to do with your students during this unit! The best part? It's NO PREP! Just print, copy, & go!