Mr. Valenzuela

Humanities 7 – Homework – Jan 8


Today in class, students discussed the problems associated with discussing Africa as one place, instead of a region with 55 countries, with 2,000-3,000 languages spoken, and many different ethnicities and cultures.

youtube-logo Spot The Africa (Source: Comedy Central)

youtube-logo The Danger of a Single Story (Source: Ted Talk)

youtube-logo Africa Is Not A Country (Source: Al Jazeera)

microsoft_word_logo The Danger of a Single Story Reflection

link Africa Map Practice Game

Homework - p. 42 - Complete the reflection handout, must be at least 10 sentences.

Reminder - You have a closed-notebook quiz on Friday 1/11 on the Unit 4.1 Vocabulary and the names of the countries in Africa (#1-27 on your blank map of the region).