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 education and the distribution of medicine and food to combat diseases and famine across Africa. There are also many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~Education, Health, and Famine CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 3-9
~Education, Health, and Famine Notes (facts, locations, images, etc.) – slides 10-38
~Africa Prescription creating writing activity – slides 39-40
~Government Instability Graffiti Wall printable -- slides 41-42
~Africa Blog creative writing activity -- slides 43-45
~Standard of Living Caricatures printable -- slides 46-47
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as a quiz) and KEY -- slides 48-50
~Fix It- Ticket Out the Door -- slides 51-52
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence for 7th grade Social Studies.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Africa Bundle that is located here: Africa Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Color-by-Number activity