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Seasonal Differences in Africa, MS

Length of Time:   15 Minutes


One of the most basic issues throughout history has been the acquisition of food and shelter. Geographic conditions affect this goal. For many parts of the world, climate combines with geographic features and influences how people meet these basic needs. Students will use two climate maps of Africa to compare seasonal differences and the impact on vegetation and food supply.

Essential Questions

Common Core Standards

Content Standards

Grade 6: World Geography

Concepts and Skills:

History and Geography: Reading and Interpreting Maps


Learning Standards: Africa