Global Schools Project
Contemporary Civil Wars
Geography, Political Science, Social Science General
Grade 06, Grade 07, Grade 08,
Themes: Africa, civil war, Congo |
Abstract: This lesson will expose students to the conflicts that are currently taking place all over the world. Students will realize how people are affected by such conflicts and will internalize how other people live. Students will also gain a conscious and cross-cultural awareness of the people of a specific region of the world.
Curriculum Standards: People, Places and Environment; Power, Authority and Governance; Global Connections
Geographic Focus: Africa, Congo
Class Periods*: 2-3
Author: Tracy Tillota
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*based on a 55-minute class period.