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Social Studies

Students will watch a video from a missionary who went to Africa.

Click HERE to watch the video

 It clearly show​s what life is like for children in Africa. 

We will then discuss facts about water in developed and developing countries using a PowerPoint to help facilitate discussion. This will compare the lives of our students to those living in areas with the water crisis.

The final step will involve labeling a map of Africa with the countries who are suffering a shortage or scarcity of water. We will also label the water sources that are available in the area of these countries. The students make some predictions as to why these areas are suffering from these issues and possible solutions they may want to think about to help. This will require them to look at the geography of the area and analyze using previous knowledge about geography.


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