A Long Walk to Water: Plot TImeline

By jproano
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva is an 11 year old boy who goes to school thirty minutes away from his village. Rebels come and shoot where the school is so Salva has to run away far from his home.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva keeps walking with a group of villagers but then they get caught by one of the rebel soldiers, they lead them to the rebels base but then they escape. Then they find a farm to sleep in, when Salva wakes up there is no one there.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva realizes that the villagers left him behind and he gets sad, the woman who owned the barn let him stay for a few days, but then she had to leave him behind.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva found a new group of people and stayed with them, at the end they find a beehive and they are going to feast on honey.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva and the other people got stung by a bee. At the end of the chapter Salva finds someone but we dont know who it is yet.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    salva finds his uncle, he realizes that his uncle has been in the group for 3 days earlier but since there are a lot of people he didnt even find out. IN the end of this chapter something happens with marial we dont know yet. New characters- uncle.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva still could not find Marial and he think a lion ate him. After they pass the desert they are at the nile river they start making boats to cross.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Salva and his uncle and the rest of the group crossed the river. Then they got to the island in the middle of the river. The fishermen gave his uncle and his food. After that when they were trying to go sleep there were lots of mosquitos.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Character vs nature. Salva and the group got to the desert. It was really hot so they had to save their water. After a few hours Salva's lips were dry and crusty. He had a long day to walk and he started to get weaker and weaker.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    The most important even is when the six men came and started to rob evryone in Salva's group, at the end the men aimed at Uncle and shot...
  • Southern Sudan, Ethiopia, Salva

    He's showing perseverance by walking faster with the group and not staying back, also staying strong from his uncles death.
  • Southern Sudan, Ethiopia, Salva

    He gets to the camp and survives on his own for a while.
  • Ethiopia, Salva

    Salva survived for 6 years in the refugee camp at the end of chapter 12 we realized that everyone is getting kicked out of the camp and the camp is closing so Salva has to leave
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    Ethiopia- Sudan- Kenya Salva

    Some challenges for Salva was to cross the river. While he was crossing the river he had to be careful for being shot by the soldiers and looking out for crocodiles and trying not to drown.
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    ifo refugee camp, Kenya salva

    Salva stayed at a camp that felt like prison he left to go to another but things were similar. In the new camp a rumor came out that some people would be chose to go live in American. In the end of the chapter SALVA WAS CHOSEEEEN YAYAYYA
  • Nairobi, Kenya - Rochester, New york Salva

    He says one step at a time and tries not to think about what was happening. He was very excited to get to his new family in new York but he was also nervous.
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    Rochester, New York, Salva

    The conflict that Salva goes through this chapter was that his cousin sent him an email of where his actual father was. He had to fill out many forms and do many things before being able to go back to Sudan again.
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    Sudan and Rochester,New York

    Salva goes to visit his father. He is at the hospital. Salva also wants to see his mom but its too dangerous.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya is a 11 year old girl who has to walk a long way to get water for her family.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    We realize that Nya doesn't have any shoes on because she stepped on thorns,
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya is getting water for her family, her thirst increases and she drinks, she has to walk back miles and her leg is still hurting from the thorn.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya sacrifices herself every day for seven months of the year to get water for her family.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya and her family are at the lake camp. Nya realizes that her mom doesn't like going to the camp. Her dad and her brother had to go hunting everyday and they risked their lives because there could be dinka tribesmen somewhere and they could get into a fight. NEw characters- dad and older brother.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Akeer got sick because of the pond water. They were trying to chose to let her heal by herself or to good to a doctor.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Akeer got better because they went to the doctor, The doctor told them that they had to drink clean water.
  • Southern Sudan, Salva

    Nya was in the village but it was almost time for them to leave for the camp. There was a jeep coming and most of the children ran to meet it. There were two men that wanted to talk to the biggest boys and Nya realized that they were talking something about water... we don't know what it is yet...
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    They are going to dig for water and make a pond.
  • Southern Sudan, Ethiopia, Nya

    If it were that easy to find water, the village men would have done it already.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    It was a crane.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    People had to keep the drill working by putting water. The workers had to go lots of times to the other pond to get water in a big bag, but then the bag kept breaking. The workers wanted to leave but their boss kept making jokes and kept them happy. Also he kept talking to them and persuaded them to keep going. If they didnt do anyrhing he would get MADDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    The workers got the water going for the pond.Nya seemed sad because the water was not clear, it was FULL OF MUD.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Even after the water from the pond came out muddy some little kids wanted to drink it... their mother held them back. The leader told the people of the village that they will have to wait some more for the water to be clean.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya was watching her dad do something and then asked what he was doing. He responded with, "clearing the land here. Getting ready to build." We don't know yet what they are going to build.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya's father is going to build a school. Nya gets really excited because once it is built girls will be able to study as well.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    Nya's village gets clean water. Everyone is celebrating and Nya wants to thank the leader. The leader was Salva.
  • Southern Sudan, Nya

    We found out that Nya is in the Nuer tribe her family changed location when the dry season came.