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 Performance Standard -- SS7H1). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this 54-page file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~Partitioning Across Africa CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 3-9
~Partitioning Across Africa Notes (facts, locations, images, etc.) – slides 10-38
~Partitioning Across Africa map activity – slides 39-41
~Reasons for African Colonization foldable and KEY – slides 42-44
~Imperialism SSTube: YouTube-inspired printable – slides 45-47
~Citation for Injustice creative writing activity -- slides 48-49
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as a quiz) and KEY – slides 50-52
~Save It - Ticket Out the Door -- slides 53-54
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards 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