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 about Africa's different ethnic and religious groups (Ashanti, Arab, Bantu, Swahili, Muslims, and Christians). 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
~Africa’s Ethnic and Religious Groups CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 3-13
~Africa’s Ethnic and Religious Groups Notes (facts, locations, images, etc.) – slides 14-74
~Ethnic vs. Religious Groups foldable and KEY -- slides 75-77
~Africa’s Ethnic and Religious Groups graphic organizer and KEY – slides 78-80
~Ethnic Groups of Africa map and KEY – slides 81-83
~Design A Flag printable – slides 84-85
~Ethnic Group Perspective Poem creative writing activity -- slides 86-87
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as a quiz) and KEY – slides 88-90
~Who Am I? Ticket Out the Door -- slides 91-92
*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