Inspired by BET’s miniseries Madiba, this four-lesson unit with printables explores the journey of Nelson Mandela and others to end apartheid and establish equality and justice in South Africa. Students will gain insight into Mandela’s leadership as well as compare South Africa’s resistance to apartheid with the civil rights movement in the United States.DOWNLOAD ALL MATERIALS
This printable student article explores the life of Nelson Mandela set amid the struggle against apartheid and injustice.
This program supports
higher standards in:
learning at home with
these family pages that
tie in to the BET miniseries
Madiba: The Definitive Story of Nelson Mandela.
This lesson examines the apartheid policy in South Africa and the resistance movement against it.
This lesson explores how Nelson Mandela collaborated with different people toward the goal of ending apartheid.
In this lesson students will examine the leadership qualities of Nelson Mandela.
In this lesson students compare the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa with the U.S. civil rights movement.
Nelson Mandela photos: top, © Trevor Samson/AFP/Getty Images; bottom (left to right), © Jurgen Schadeberg/Getty Images; © Popperfoto/Getty Images; © Alexander Joe/AFP/Getty Images; Courtesy of U.S. Government.
Madiba miniseries images and logos: Courtesy of Black Entertainment Television, Blue Ice Pictures and Out Of Africa Entertainment.