EUROPEAN IMPERIALISM IN AFRICA
Lesson created by Jordan Hales using
Video from History Tube YouTube Channel
This lesson shows a short clip on the Scramble for Africa and colonial imperialism and then asks questions and provides extra materials for students to utilize in order to further their understanding.
Additional Resources for you to Explore
Students can play an interactive game that involves some aspects of colonial imperialism to further their understanding on how it worked. http://www.history.com/games/action-adventure/expedition/play This link provides students with visual maps and political cartoons about the Scramble for Africa. http://wfps.k12.mt.us/teachers/carmichaelg/new_page_34.htm If students are looking for more in depth information on the British during the Scramble for Africa, then this link would be perfect! http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/abolition/scramble_for_africa_article_01.shtml
After watching the video and answering the questions provided, reflect on how big of an impact the Scramble for Africa had on the African continent.