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This resource is a must-have for any teacher looking to have students visualize the geography of Africa and follow along to turn a blank map into an information-packed resource.


This download includes both the 34-slide PowerPoint AND the blank Africa map in both PDF and MS WORD format.


***Now also includes a separate "SWAT-the-map" slideshow activity to use as a pre-assessment activity or to use after creating the maps


This series of PowerPoint slides guides students in putting geographic features on the African continent. Links to amazing BBC and National Geographic clips on YouTube are also provided along the way. By the end, students will have a map with African deserts, rainforests, lakes, canals, straits, channels, islands and rivers and more.

Africa Map Activity - fun, engaging, follow-along 34-slide PPT (w video links)

  • Grade Level:


  • Pages:

    34 slides and a printable follow-along map
  • Subject(s):

    Geography, World History, Africa

  • Format(s):

    Zip with PowerPoint, Word, PDF

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