Unit5 Nelson Mandela
Warming-up and reading
Guessing great persons
He fought against the German Nazis and Japanese invaders during World War II He saved many
Chinese soldiers. He was a Canadian
Guessing great persons
He founded the first Republic in China in 1911. He strongly believed in the three principles: nationalism; people’s rights; people’s livelihood. He is a Chinese. Sun Zhongshan
In your opinion，what qualities (品质) should great persons have?
brave determined hard-working
1.Do you always do your own homework? independent , hard-working
2.Do you help others with their work if they ask you? kind-hearted , warm-hearted
3.Do you get on well with your classmates? easy-going
4.Your friend needs bus fare but you want to buy something to eat.Would you refuse to help? kind-hearted , generous , unselfish（selfless）
5.Do you easily lose heart when you are in
6.Do you often help old people or little
children when they need help? thoughtful , warm-hearted ,
1.Contribute his life-long effort to his country and people 2.One of the main founders of Chinese PLA(解放军） 3. Served as prime minister （总理） for 26 years Zhou Enlai
1. He is a Chinese.
2. He is excellent in his field and has won a lot of honors 3. He is a professional （职业的） basketball player who played for the Houston Rockets
1.He was chosen as the first black president of South Africa.
2.He was put into prison for 28 years because he fought for black people.
3. He was given the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993.
-- a modern hero
Find out the basic elements （元素）in the story （2 minutes)
Time Place Events In the middle of 1900s South Africa How Mandela helped Elias and the black people in South Africa.
Characters Elias and Mandela
How many parts can this passage be divided into? Part 1 Para.1-2
( Elias’ )life before he met( Nelson Mandela ) Two parts
Part 2 Para.3-5
The ( change )of Elias’ life after he met ( Nelson Mandela )and whatMandela did.
Work out(计算出）the year in which Elias was born and then fit in the other events in his life till he was fourteen.
1940 1946 1948 1952
Elias was born Elias began school Elias left school Elias went to Nelson Mandela for advice.
Q1.What did Mandela do when Elias met him in 1952?
He was a black lawyer and offered legal guidance to poor black people. Because his family couldn't afford the school fees and bus fare.
Q2.Why did Elias have to leave school?
Q3.Why was Elias not allowed to live in Johannesbury?
Because he did not have a passbook.
Q1.What problems did the black people have at that time? vote They could not _________ jobs They couldn’t get _______they wanted. They had to live the poorest parts of south Africa in___________________________. Q2.How did Elias’ life change after meeting Mandela? He became more hopeful about his future. ______ the ANC Youth League He joined ______________________. blow up He helped Mandela_______some government buildings in 1963.
Elias went to see Nelson Mandela when he was in trouble. Elias left school because the school was too far from his home. Nelson Mandela helped him keep his job. Elias trusted Nelson Mandela and he joined the ANC Youth League. Elias was willing to blow up government buildings Nelson Mandela thought violence was a good way to help black people.
Elias who is a poor black worker in South Africa tells us about his life and what he did with Nelson Mandela to fight for black people .
Retell the story and fill in the blank
black worker Elias was a _____________in South Africa. He just little received ______education when he was young. So he had difficulties some ___________(difficulty) in his work. When he was guidance at the age of 12, he met Mandela who offered _________ legal on his ________ problems. hard During Elias’ time, life for the blacks was______. They vote unequally had no rights to ____and were treated_______ (equal) So when Mandela organized the ANC Youth League to fight joined for the equal rights of the blacks, Elias ______it as soon peaceful as he could. At first they tried some _________(peace) not allowed way to break the law but it was____________ (allow) . As answer violence with violence a result, they had to _________________________to equal realize their dream of making black and white people_____.
Do you think Nelson Mandela is a great person? What qualities does he have?
Who is your hero? Why do you admire him/her most?