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5th grade reading


A Long Walk to Water Book Trailer

Message from the book

“One step at a time,
one day at a time,
just today,
just this day to get through.” 

Linda Sue Park, A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story

Author Information

Salva Dut Salva Dut tells the plight of children with no access to clean water in this excerpt of the compelling story of his life and work as told to children. Using pictures and age appropriate language, Salva tells the story of his heroic journey and founding Water for South Sudan. Produced by POV-Rose Media, Rochester, NY for Water for South Sudan.

Education and Healthcare in South Sudan