7 Continents: Africa, Grades 4-6+


Develop geography literacy while learning about the unique characteristics of Africa!

The 7 Continents: Africa helps students learn about Africa through engaging reading and writing activities.

Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics:

Section 1: Africa in the World
Introduces students to the location of Africa in the world.

Africa's Relative Location

Africa's Hemispheres

Africa's Absolute Location

Using a Projection Map

Section 2: Political Divisions of Africa
Introduces students to the five regions and 53 countries of Africa.

Population of Africa

Countries of Africa

Largest Countries by Area

Smallest Countries by Area

Largest Countries by Population

Northern Africa

Western Africa

Central Africa

Eastern Africa

Southern Africa

Largest Cities of Africa

Section 3: Physical Features of Africa
Students learn about the landforms and bodies of water of Africa.

Africa's Landscape

Mount Kilimanjaro

Great Rift Valley

Africa's Deserts

African Savanna

Africa's Rainforests


Africa's Bodies of Water

Africa's Lakes

Major Rivers of Africa

Amazing Waterfalls of Africa

Section 4: Valuable Resources of Africa
Students learn about the various natural resources of Africa.

Oil Production in Africa

Mining for Gold and Diamonds

Farming in Africa

Sharing the Nile River

Africa's Cacao and Coffee

African Safaris

The Great Migration

Africa's Desert Animals

Rainforest Animals

Section 5: African Culture
Introduces students to the wide variety of traditional African cultures.

Tourist Attractions

Arts and Crafts

Three African Fabrics

Music and Dance

Languages of Africa

Major Religions of Africa

African Cuisines

This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.

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