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This is a simple reading guide worksheet to do in class. Just have the students review the reading guide and answer the questions. Then, you can review it together. Though it is a simple worksheet, it covers an extensive amount of material. This is a fantastic resource for the regular teacher and substitutes! The items come in editable
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The Content covered is as follows:
Africa and the World: 1900 to Today:
West Africa, slavery, Eli Whitney, Cotton Gin, Belgium, King Leopold the 2nd (1835-1909), rubber, dismemberment, the Congo, Europe, imperialism, Zulu, Anglo-Zulu War of 1879, South Africa, Léopold Senghor (1906-2001), the Negritude Movement, self-rule, decolonization, colonies, independence movements, Egypt, Muhammad Ali (1769-1849), the Ottoman Empire, Ismail Pasha (1830-1895), Suez Canal, France, Britain, Mohamed Naguib (1901-1984), King Farouk (1920-1965), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970), Ghana, Prime Minister Kwame Nkrumah (1909-1972), Pan-Africanism, segregation, Jim Crow laws, Civil Rights, Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968), Rosa Parks (1913-2005), Alabama, boycotts, W.E.B. Du Bois (1868-1963), Malcom X (1925-1965), Brown vs. Board of Education, desegregated schools, the National Liberation Council, Emmanuel Kwasi Kotoka (1926-1967), Nana Akufo-Addo (1944-present), Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta (1897-1978), the Mau Mau Uprising, the Shifta War from 1963-1967, Somalia, Daniel arap Moi (1924-present), Communism, Cold War, Algeria, Islam, Muslims, Christians, the National Liberation Front (FLN), the Algerian War of Independence (1954-1962), Ahamed Ben Bella (1916-2012), the Islamic Salvation Front (FIS), Abdelaziz Bouteflika (1937-present), Morocco, Tunisia, Mobutu Sese Seko (1930-1997), Zaire, Laurent-Désiré Kabila (1939-2001), coups, the First Congo War (1996-1997), the Second Congo War (1997-2003), the Great African War, the African World War, Joseph Kabila (1971-present), Hutu, Tutsi, genocide, Rwanda, Southern Rhodesia, Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe (1924-present), Laurent-Désiré Kabila, Nambia, Angola, Thabo Mbeki (1942-present), the Sun City Agreement, Portugal, Angola, the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), the Soviet Union, the USA, the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA), Joao Lourenco (1954-present), Mozambique, the Republic of South Africa (RSA), Charles Robberts Swart (1894-1982), racism, apartheid, Nelson Mandela (1918-2013), and MORE!!!