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PS Politics of Africa: Activities

Exercise 1

Activity One - Africa in 5 Words 

 

Think about the word "Africa".

List 5 words come to mind on a piece of paper.

  1. ________
  2. ________
  3. ________
  4. ________
  5. ________

 

Share words with the class.


   Were there similarities between classmates?

   What sort of topics did the words cover?

Exercise 2

Activity Two - Speed-storming Your Topic

Sit across from partner.
Student on north side will describe topic.
Both will discuss for set time.

When time is up, students on south side
    move 1 seat to the lef
t.

Once all students have met,
   revise sides so 
that south side
   students can discuss their topics
.

Repeat discussions and moving until everyone has talked with everyone else.


Repeat discussions and moving until everyone has talked with everyone else.

 

African Continent

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