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Global South Resources: South Africa lesson plan


This is resource includes a series of activities that are designed for use with second-level students who are establishing a link with a school in South Africa or have already established the link but need more classroom support.

The activities focus on preparing students for a global learning experience and getting to know their peers in South Africa, as well as working with primary source materials and evaluating their accuracy.

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As well as links to primary sources in South Africa (news articles, videos etc.) this resource includes strong evaluation components for peer-learning and ongoing assessment.

Learning Objectives:

Contents list:

Part I    Introduction to Global Learning

Part II   Working with Primary Sources

Part III  Welcome to South Africa

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Download South Africa lesson plan DOC (187KB)

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