A Long Way Gone

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caption: Child soldiers, Sierra Leone

The author and N4 founding artist Ishmael Beah and other writers share ideas on how to approach Beah’s memoir of life as a child soldier.

Caption: The crowd at the Bronx River Center, Sophie Bramly (1981)

Grade level: 10-12, English

Why Read A Long Way Gone?
Questions and Understandings for a Unit
Sample Teaching Ideas