I`m Malala. Written Paper.

1)Read the following quote and write a paragraph that explains why you think that Malala could have declared that. Who does she refer to? What fears could these people have? (8o words)


When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai (author of "I Am Malala The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban") refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education.

2)Choose one of the following chapters and prepare a list of eight bullet points summarizing the events of one of these chapters.

The girl  shot in the head, Birmingham.

The valley of sorrows

The Taliban in Swat.

Praying to be tall.

Children of the rubbish mountain.

Writing Task.

Imagine you could send Malala a letter. What would you ask her? What would you say to her? Write the letter. Make reference to at least two of the events read in her book (200- 250 words)

Include a to be in jeopardy- to storm in a place-to slit-t least five of the following terms: to gather- to spare- to deprive-  to be bugged- to be flogged- an omen- jam-packed- to stink- to launch- to be reluctant-havoc-outrage- to leak-to turn a blind eye on-

Circle the correct word.

1-The king gathered an army and made up an excuse to besiege /huddle Leeds.

2-Those changing attitudes bewilder/  besiege me.

3-Those piles of rubbish gave off a stinking/pious smell.

4-The thieves snatched /havoc everybody`s bags and escaped abruptly.

5-The edict/patrol stated that women were not allowed to go shopping alone.

6-Those who were considered offenders /bugged were killed instantly.

7-The army stormed /loot into their house and captured the old man.

8-The girl could overhear / snatch the conversations his Dad had at home with other relatives.

9-When you are deprived  /ceasedof education you are left without anything.

10-The museums and the schools were completely wiped /cleaned out.


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