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The girl, nya, is fetching water from a pond that is two hours walk from her home. A long walk to water chapter 7 summary course hero. Unit 1 a long walk to water introduction stations chapters stations. In chapter 8 his uncle shot all kinds of birds and animals. 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. As nya got closer to the pond, the sun got brighter. The voices are very good and it is read beautifully.
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Rochester, new york, 19962003 salva is amazed at his new home. This 32page guide for a long walk to water by linda sue park includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 18 chapters, as well as several more indepth sections of expertwritten literary analysis. Salva hears someone call his name and he hopes it is someone from his family. An elevenyearold girl, nya, is going to fetch water in the heat of the sahara. A long walk to water by linda sue park chapters 12 before you read the chapter. The novel a long walk to water, which is based partly on actual people and almost entirely on actual events, is a gripping story of a lost boy of sudan. 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.
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In chapter 7 he found out that his family did not make it. If the water is dirty, you should boil it for a count of two hundred before she drinks it. Nya knew that many people got sick the way akeer was sick. After learning of marials disappearance, salva felt sad and afraid. We tried to pick the best sentence, but every sentence using a word can be viewed. Need help with chapter 3 in linda sue parks a long walk to water. The water from the holes in the lakebed could be col lected only in tiny amounts. Vocabulary from a long walk to water topranked words. Comprehension questions for the novel a long walk to water by linda sue park. The dirt under her feet became more and more muddy until she was up to her ankles in her water. Ive started americanah but think it will be too long.
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What is the main idea of the story a long walk to water. Why does the author use different styles of print and different time periods in the same chapter. Nya and her mother think differently about the camp. In each chapter except chapter 18 there are two time periods and two storylines. Nya notices that her little sister, akeer, is quiet. So nya and the rest of the village lived at the lake only during the five months of the dry season, when both tribes were so busy struggling for survival. After learning of marials disappearance, salva felt sad. A long walk to water a long walk to water chapter 7. Nya walks to the pond to get water for her village.
A girl named nya spends hours each day collecting water for her parents and sister. Chapter summary for linda sue parks a long walk to water, chapter 8 summary. Why were the rebels fighting against the government in a long. Chapter 5 summary nyas family didnt live by the lake all year round because of the fighting. Nyas mother nodded that she understood, but nya could see the worry in her eyes. The protagonist in most novels features the main character or good guy. There may be a big age difference between them, but salvas and nyas lives are connected in linda sue parks a long walk to water. A long walk to water textbased discussion questions. Chapter summary for linda sue parks a long walk to water, chapter 7 summary.402 487 3 1668 1468 1102 641 389 764 532 1282 719 1015 1475 1620 794 60 1005 1120 214 288 594 260 1374 83 149 245 462 287 870 625