Discover the life of Nelson Mandela—a story about uniting a country for kids ages 6 to 9
Nelson Mandela was the first Black president of South Africa, and he dedicated his life to fighting for equal rights for all South Africans. Before he became a symbol of peace and justice around the world, Nelson was a thoughtful kid who loved to play outside and learn new things. Throughout his life, he used his voice to fight against apartheid and didn’t back down even after spending 27 years in prison. Explore how Nelson went from being a young boy to a civil rights hero.
The Story of Nelson Mandela includes:
- Core curriculum—Learn the Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How of Nelson’s life, and take a quick quiz to test your understanding.
- His lasting legacy—Explore how Nelson Mandela made the world a better place for future generations, including you!
- A visual timeline—Watch Nelson progress from kid to president of South Africa with a visual timeline marking the major milestones of his life.
How will Nelson’s strength inspire you?