Africa

Introduction to Africa Activities:

http://exploringafrica.matrix.msu.edu/curriculum/unit-1/module-one/module-one-activity-one/

Click on link above and complete Activity 1, 2, and 3 on a blank sheet of paper. We will discuss this together.

 

Link to Anansi the Spider Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yp5VRM0-oRs

 

Explore other African Oral Traditions:

http://africa.mrdonn.org/fables.html

http://mocomi.com/indian-folk-tales-anansi-and-the-turtle/

https://www.worldoftales.com/African_folktales.html

http://www.storyarts.org/library/nutshell/stories/gift.html

http://www.storyarts.org/library/nutshell/stories/anansi.html

http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/africa1.html

 

Links to Africa Map Quizzes:

Map Quiz #1 over Northern Africa: https://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3035?c=FP4EF

Map Quiz #2 over Central Africa: https://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3163?c=8QUMT

Map Quiz #3 over Southern Africa: https://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3163?c=A5GG7

 

Labor Specialization

Here is the link to the Prezi that will discuss more about labor specialization: https://prezi.com/dwp0i9ycqwz3/west-african-labor-specialization/

 

European Imperialism Video

This video is about the Scramble for Africa and colonization. It is a simple introduction into why Africa was under control of European countries up until the 1950s-1960s. Answer the questions regarding the video. There is a link on the homepage to Africa and the questions are Called European Imperialism Questions.

https://ed.ted.com/on/69K23qxP#watch

 

Decolonization in Africa Webquest

Here is the link to the webquest we will be working on: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/africa/features/storyofafrica/index.shtml