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Nelson Mandela – KS2 Reading Comprehension Worksheets: Famous Lives

Use these KS2 reading comprehension worksheets to teach your children about the civil rights activist Nelson Mandela. The text covers Mandela's early life as a lawyer, the introduction of apartheid and Mandela's imprisonment and release, before his election as president.

A set of comprehension questions are included, which tackle key reading skills such as inference and retrieval.

This is a great resource for topics of famous lives, key historical figures and Black History Month.