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Africa in 3-D: Diversity, Demographics, Discovery

Africa in 3-D: Diversity, Demographics, Discovery

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About Africa

Explore one of the most diverse continents on the planet: Africa! With its spectacular landscapes, unique wildlife, and rich, varied cultures, Africa captivates the world. Join Geography Action! and celebrate Africa’s natural and human history with interactive maps, engaging activities, and lessons and quizzes that will inspire students’ curiosity.

Africa Lesson Plans

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Learn more about the African continent and its inhabitants with lesson plans for classrooms of all levels.

For more lesson plans featuring Africa for classrooms of all levels.

National Geographic Magazine Classroom Companion: Africa Lesson Plans

Africa Maps

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Explore Africa from above with National Geographic maps and fly on a virtual, fact-finding tour around the continent with the Africa quiz from Google Earth and My Wonderful World.

Other Resources

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Catch a glimpse of animal life in Botswana and learn more about the people and places of Africa with these additional educator resources.

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