Everything you need to educate your class about real issues in modern Africa in an engaging and impactful way. Students are appalled to learn that genocides still exist in our world. This unit teaches them empathize with the people and want to make a positive change in this world without emphasizing the violence.
The unit is arranged into 5 lessons so you can easily introduce and examine the concepts of refugees, culture, and conflict. The unit culminates with a viewing of a student favorite documentary, God Grew Tried of Us.
Vocabulary covered: genocide, civil war, refugee, refugee camp, resettlement, displacement, “The Lost Boys” of Sudan, culture, culture shock, adapt, ethnic cleansing, Janjaweed, human rights, persecution, asylum, host countries
The Unit Includes: 2 PowerPoint presentations, 4 student handouts, 1 fill-in style note sheet, 1 graphic organizer, 1 essay rubric, 1 article, 2 answer keys, 2 videos, and a Teacher Quick Reference Guide.
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