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Thursday - Humanities

Thursday - Humanities

We are going to be exploring Africa, watching a few videos! 


Before Watching

Discuss what a landmark is and name any famous landmarks.

Ask pupils if they can say what Africa is. Explain that it is one of several continents that make up the world. Discuss the meaning of continent and show these on a globe or 2D map of the world.

After Watching

Find Africa on a map.

Discuss how vast this area is relative to the size of other places, such as Australia.

See if you can name some African countries.


Create a spider diagram and add notes and images showing facts about Africa and African countries you have learnt so far...

For more facts and research, watch the following video and follow the links to find out more about Africa. 

Come explore...Africa with Lonely Planet Kids

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