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The fighting in Sudan was between the rebels from the northern part of Sudan, where Salva and his family lived, and the government, which was based in the south.
The rebels were fighting against the government because the people of the south were of different religions and did not want to be forced to practice Islam.
Guinea Worm Disease is contracted from drinking water contaminated with fleas carrying infected larvae.
Nya frowned when the water came out of the hole because she wanted to continue her journey to the water daily.
They left without Salva
What happened the morning after Salva slept in the barn with the other villagers from Loun-Arikk?
The big lake was a 3 day walk from Nya's village. Nya's family would live at the big lake for 5 months during what season of the year?
Who did Salva meet while searching the camp for his family? He stepped on this person's hand.
She did not have to make the two long trips to the pond everyday
What did Nya like about the lake camp?
Scavenge for food and fire wood, stand guard
When Salva left the Itang refugee camp with a group of fifteen boys, he gave what type of jobs to the boys?
His Uncle Jewiir visited Salva during his return trip
Which of the following is NOT correct about Salva?
- He received an email from his cousin
- He visited hhis father in the hospital
- His Uncle Jewiir visited Salva during his return trip
To help build wells for both the Dinka and the Nuer people
On the plane ride back to the United States, Salva came up with what idea?
The school in America that helped raise the money for the well to be dug in Nya's village was Edison Street School.
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