This file is a resource pack that explains how nationalism led to independence in South Africa, Kenya, and Nigeria (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard -- SS7H1b). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this 67-page file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards Poster – slide 2
~What’s In My Head activating activity – slides 3-4
~Africa’s Independence Movements CLOZE Notes (for note-taking during presentation) and KEY -- slides 5-13
~Africa’s Independence Movements Notes (facts, locations, images, etc.) – slides 14-54
~Independence Movement Timeline graphic organizer and KEY – slides 55-58
~Get Your Game On! Wii game-inspired printable – slides 59-60
~Commemorative Can creative writing activity -- slides 61-62
~Comprehension Check (could also be used as a quiz) and KEY – slides 63-65
~Save It - Ticket Out the Door -- slides 66-67
*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