The Danger of a Single Story Discussion Questions

Instructor: Kerry Gray

Kerry has been a teacher and an administrator for more than twenty years. She has a Master of Education degree.

In 'The Danger of a Single Story,' Nigerian author Chimamanda Adichie discusses the importance of using more than one point of view when teaching history. This asset contains classroom discussion questions about this speech.

The Danger of a Single Story

'The Danger of a Single Story' is a speech by Chimamanda Adichie that was delivered at a 2009 TED Talk about the problems associated with teaching history from only one perspective. The questions in this asset will guide classroom discussions about this speech.


The questions in this section will help students comprehend how some of Adichie's early experiences that led her to understanding the issues related to limited perspective.

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