Merida comes from Uganda and she is 12 years old. She lives in the Kayunga District, just under 100 miles away from Kampala, the capital of Uganda. She lives in her Grandmother’s small house with her Mother, 6 siblings and 5 cousins. This story talks about the struggles of her life, of going through puberty and how our work helps improve the lives of girls for good. It also incorporates literacy activities including blog writing, comprehension and compare/contrasting.
- Meet Merida - handout.docx (386 KB)
- Meet Merida - activities.docx (1.5 MB)
- give a girl a future ppt - Meet Merida.pptx (5.37 MB)