This file is a resource pack about the major physical features in Africa: the Sahara, Sahel, savanna, tropical rain forest, Congo River, Niger River, Nile River, Lake Victoria, Great Rift Valley, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Atlas Mountains, and Kalahari Desert (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence
This file is a resource pack that explains the creation and end of apartheid in South Africa and the roles of Nelson Mandela and F.W.de Klerk (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence -- SS7H1c). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphi
This file is a resource pack that explains the differences between an ethnic group and a religious group and analyzes the diverse cultures of the people who live in Africa. (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence -- SS7G4). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images
This file is a resource pack about the major environmental issues in Africa: water pollution and the unequal distribution of water, poor soil and deforestation in Sub-Saharan Africa, and desertification on the environment of Africa from the Sahel to the rainforest (as outlined by the Georgia Standar
This file is a resource pack that explains how the European partitioning across Africa contributed to conflict, civil war, and artificial political boundaries (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence -- SS7H1a). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as m
This file is a resource pack that describes how government instability in Africa impacts standard of living (as outlined by the Georgia Standards of Excellence -- SS7CG2). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images about the impact of government instability on access to educati
This file is a resource pack Compare and contrast different forms of citizen participation in government, specifically in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa (as outlined by the Georgia Standards of Excellence-- SS7CG1). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many
This file is a resource pack about the basic types of economic systems found in South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence– SS7E1). The notes include important facts and key vocabulary. There are also many useful graphic organizers and creative activities inc
I created this Powerpoint to teach my Ancient History class about the process of Egyptian Mummification. It includes a detailed description of the 7 steps of embalming with pictures. The bolded words on the powerpoint are the information that is included on the test.
NEW!!! The powerpoint also inclu
This file is a resource pack that explains the impact of location, climate, and physical characteristics on population distribution in Africa (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence -- SS7G3). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images about how the characteristics i
This file is a resource pack that explains how the Pan-African movement and nationalism led to independence in Kenya and Nigeria (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence -- SS7H1b). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphic organizers
This product is a great teaching strategy to have students understand the causes and impact of the Atlantic Slave Trade. The product includes a copy of the reading and a PowerPoint to guide you and the students through the TRTW (Talk, Read, Talk, Write) Strategy. The PowerPoint also includes a Warm-
This unit follows the TN state standards and is TNready aligned. It is all about Africa. The bundle includes:
-Geography of Africa power-point (with videos)
-A note-taker that follows along with the power-point
- An informative writing prompt that includes an article for them to read and respond
THE MUSIC OF AFRICA / AFRICAN MUSIC POWERPOINT PRESENTATION
Included in this presentation:
A map of Africa
A collection of African proverbs and an opportunity for the children to reflect on the meaning of each proverb
The D.R.U.M. code which is used to frame a group drumming experience- this i
I decided to help engage my kids in history this year by learning history through the eyes of a time traveler. In this PPT, kids will go back in time to explore slavery in the colonies. The journey begins in a village in Africa, continues onto the slave ship and to a slave auction, then explores the
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Lesson 1- Development of African Civilizations
Keynote/PowerPoint- (28 Slides)
Teacher Script for Keynote- (7 Pages)
Student Outline for Keynote
Lesson 2- Kingdoms and States of Africa
Keynote/PowerPoint- (25 Slides)
This lesson helps students to understand the importance of Nelson Mandela in the struggle against Apartheid in South Africa.
It begins with an activity on the song 'Free Nelson Mandela', then a source activity using one source showing a method used by Mandela when he was a member of the MK before h
This presentation highlights major countries (Egypt, Libya, Kenya, and South Africa) by location, discusses how the people of Africa use their physical environment for survival, scarcity, imports & exports, and so much more of Africa. There are five standards reviewed within this presentation of
This 52 slide presentation provides a general overview of the geography, history, governments, economies, and cultures of Africa.
A separate worksheet that goes with this presentation can be found here: Africa Worksheet.
Overview/geography of Africa: 21 slides
History of Africa: 8 sl
This is a wonderful introduction to the African country of Nigeria. The PowerPoint presentation includes a brief overview of the following:
Places to See
The file also includes guided notes to go along with this presentation
In this 21 page lesson, your students will examine the the West African Empires of Ghana, Mali and Songhai. Your students will:
1) Label a map of Africa following a set of specific map directions.
2) Complete Cornell Notes from an interactive slide-show which allows students to "journey" through th
This lesson helps students to understand the beginning of Apartheid in South Africa. The lesson aims to teach your students the reasons behind the rise of the National Party and how they were able to come to power and introduce apartheid in the first place.
It begins with an activity using a cart
This is a 14 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the Kingdoms of Medieval Africa: The Influence of Islam. All the slides are editable so you can adjust your presentation as you see fit.
The Muslims moved into Africa during the 7th century and spread quickly, due primarily to a he
This PowerPoint presentation has definitions, pictures, animations and multimedia aspects on African civilizations & trading states. It features activities for students to exercise their critical thinking skills and recall the information. Material covered: African geography, resources, trading
Mention elephants and the class is suddenly excited to learn! Combine their love of animals and interest in current events with this engaging and impactful 5-E based lesson about the problem of illegal poaching in Africa today. Students will leave with a desire to make a positive change in this wo
This is a 17 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the Kingdoms of Medieval Africa: The Cultural Legacy of West Africa. All the slides are editable so you can adjust your presentation as you see fit.
One of the most important parts of West African culture are oral traditions throug
This is a set of pdf slides that can be used as a PowerPoint or Nearpod Presentation. This includes information regarding the culture of the Middle East and North Africa. Students will learn about the religion, clothing, food, economies, language, art/architecture, and every day life of the people l
This powerpoint covers major events during the 1500's exploration/colonization period. Does not cover explorers (see my other powerpoint for explorers)
-Major trading companies
-Colonization areas by Britain, France, Spain, Portuguese
-Slave trade-why it
This 41 slide South Africa PowerPoint presentation provides an overview of its geography, history, government, economy, and culture.
A worksheet that can be used with this presentation can be found here: South Africa Worksheet.
Overview/geography: 11 slides
History: 7 slides
This is a 18 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the Kingdoms of Medieval Africa: The Kingdom of Ghana. All the slides are editable so you can adjust your presentation as you see fit.
The Kingdom of Ghana existed around 500 to 1200s CE. Today the region makes up the countries of M
This is a 14 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the Kingdoms of Medieval Africa: The Mali Empire. All the slides are editable so you can adjust your presentation as you see fit.
Mali began as a small Malinke kingdom around the upper areas of the Niger River. It became an importa
Students will be introduced to the Middle Passage with a handout full of primary resources and quotes that describe the horrific journey across the Atlantic.
A great introduction into your slavery unit that grabs your students attention and gets them asking questions.
This 32 slide presentation on Madagascar provides an overview of its geography, history, government, economy, and culture.
Overview/geography: 11 slides
History: 7 slides
Government: 3 slides
Economy: 2 slides
Culture: 6 slides
Miscellaneous info: 2 slides
A worksheet that can be used w
This is a 21 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the Kingdoms of Medieval Africa: The Songhai Empire. All the slides are editable so you can adjust your presentation as you see fit.
The Songhai Empire, also known as the Songhay Empire, was a state located in western Africa. From t
This project allows students to research any country of their choosing within the continent of Africa. It elaborates on the major Social Studies standards in student-friendly language.
Pair this assignment with a written research essay in order to enhance student learning, understanding, and outpu
This is a mini-unit focused on the Rwandan Genocide of 1994. The unit is used in a World History class with 60 minute class periods and typically takes 3-4 class periods to complete. The unit includes guided notes about the history and events of the genocide, a timeline assignment using an interne
(20th CENTURY INDEPENDENCE MOVEMENTS UNIT: Lesson #2 out of 3)
16 slide printable Power point presentation on 20th Century African Nationalist movements that covers:
- The initial wave of nationalist movements modeled after Gandhi’s Indian national Congress such as Kwame Nkrumah and Jomo Kenyatta’
This resource aligns with the following standard:
SS6H2 The student will explain the development of Latin America and the Caribbean from European colonies to independent nations.
a. Describe the influence of African slavery on the development of the Americas.
-Warm up reading passage
NYCDOE Nigeria Case Study
Power Points Lessons 6-10
Includes images to analyze and Independent/Partner/Group Activities
Formative Assessments (Exit slips) are provided
This unit corresponds with the NYCDOE trade books that are part of the Nigerian Unit
If you do not have the trade books
A presentation on the continent of Africa!
Check out how I used this resource here!
This presentation was made for students in elementary school.
It contains real photos of people from Africa and animals in Africa.
This presentation is meant to open discussion about African culture and countries
This is the entire Module 12 PowerPoint Bundle. All of the lessons on PowerPoint including the lesson objectives, vocabulary, prior knowledge information, image cards, lesson with correlating pictures, wrap-up, end questions and final vocabulary activity.
This Africa bundle contains PowerPoint presentations and worksheets for the continent of Africa and for the countries of Egypt, Madagascar, and South Africa.
More detailed descriptions for each product can be found through these links:
Introduce your students to Katherine Johnson: An amazing physicist and fantastic mathematician with a life story that is sure to inspire future STEM students to follow their dreams, regardless of the opposition they may face. (Yes, if you're wondering, she's one of the awesome scientists featured in
This lesson focuses on the opposition around the world to Apartheid. Students are asked to assess and evaluate how effective four methods were in bringing about pressure on South Africa. These methods include Economic Sanctions, Peaceful Protests, Goods Boycotts and Sports Boycotts.
They must exa
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The Arab Spring began in Tunisia in December 2010, therefore learning about Tunisia is an appropriate place to start digesting this topic.
This product includes 56 compelling slides including maps, charts, editorial cartoons, and links to short videos. It allow
This PowerPoint outlines the effects of colonization on the Native peoples of the Americas and its long-term consequences. More specifically, topics covered here are New Spain & Peru, Creoles, encomiendas, plantations, African Diaspora, middle passage, triangular trade, and the Columbian Exchang
This bundle highlights my informational PowerPoint presentation on the process of Egyptian mummification including pictures, steps, examples of burial masks, and an interactive site where students can practice the process themselves!
**All bolded info in the PowerPoint is what the students should s
Global Aim # 73 What resulted from Europeans Scramble for Africa?
Objectives – Students will be able to
Cite information from an informational text to support a conclusion or argument.
Define words they do not know using context clues.
Identify and describe how and why Africa was divided up.
This powerpoint is interactive! It utilizes animation to really bring the information to life!
I can also provide you with the fill in the blank notes for free, when you download this powerpoint! Just leave a comment below with your email address!
This is a 14 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on Genocide in the 20th Century - Rwanda. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
Rwanda is one of the smallest countries in Central Africa, with just 7 million people, and is comp