Introduce students to the world's continents while they develop geography literacy! Each book in The 7 Continents series helps students explore the political divisions, physical features, resources, and culture of one of the seven continents.
The 7 Continents: Africa helps students learn about Africa through engaging reading and writing activities.
Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics:
Section 1: Africa in the World
Introduces students to the location of Africa in the world.
-Africa's Relative Location
-Africa's Absolute Location
-Using a Projection Map
Section 2: Political Divisions of Africa
Introduces students to the five regions and 53 countries of Africa.
-Population of Africa
-Countries of Africa
-Largest Countries by Area
-Smallest Countries by Area
-Largest Countries by Population
-Largest Cities of Africa
Section 3: Physical Features of Africa
Students learn about the landforms and bodies of water of Africa.
-Great Rift Valley
-Africa's Bodies of Water
-Major Rivers of Africa
-Amazing Waterfalls of Africa
Section 4: Valuable Resources of Africa
Students learn about the various natural resources of Africa.
-Oil Production in Africa
-Mining for Gold and Diamonds
-Farming in Africa
-Sharing the Nile River
-Africa's Cacao and Coffee
-The Great Migration
-Africa's Desert Animals
Section 5: African Culture
Introduces students to the wide variety of traditional African cultures.
-Arts and Crafts
-Three African Fabrics
-Music and Dance
-Languages of Africa
-Major Religions of Africa
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