Activity 8 Resource Pack: Gashaka-Gumti National Park
Exploring Africa: Activity 8. Students carry out a role-play to gain a better understanding of conservation and the threats facing the animals, land and people involved. The activity culminates in the students creating a news item for the children’s show, Newsround. (Activity by Sue Lyle).
Activity 11 Resource Pack: Explorers of Africa
Exploring Africa: Activity 11. Students research an explorer of Africa and write a diary entry for a significant event in their voyages.
Exploring Africa Project Image Bank
Images of African animals and landscapes to accompany activities in the cross curricular project plan, Exploring Africa.
Activity 10 Resource Pack: Creature creations
Exploring Africa: Activity 10. Students design a plant or animal that is adapted to life in a chosen African climate – desert, savannah, rainforest or steppe.
Activity 9 Resource Pack: Virtual safari
Exploring Africa: Activity 9. Students use presentation or video-editing software to create a dramatised virtual safari around an African game reserve of their choice.
Activity 7a Resource Pack: Protecting Africa’s endangered animals
Exploring Africa: Activity 7a. Students identify and research endangered animals. They then create a poster informing people how the animal has become endangered and how it can best be protected.
Activity 6 Resource Pack: Africa’s animals
Exploring Africa: Activity 6. Students design an information booklet about an African animal.
Activity 5 Resource Pack: Comparing climates
Exploring Africa: Activity 5. Students compare average temperature and rainfall in the Sahara Desert and the Congo Rainforest, considering the diversity of African climates and the implications for the way of life in that country.
Activity 4 Resource Pack: Life in Africa
Exploring Africa: Activity 4. Students create a culturegram (an image bank) about the lives of people in Africa.