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West Africa PhotoStory Movie Project


Project Description: The History Channel has asked you to create an educational movie about West Africa for their History of the World Series. You and your partner have decided to accept the challenge; perhaps your movie will be nominated for an Academy Award.
Your movie will need to cover the following topics:

  • Geography of West Africa (vegetation zones and Niger River)

  • Ghana

  • Mali

  • Influence of Islam on West Africa (LARGE)

Your movie should be between 3-4 minutes in length.




  • SAVE YOUR WORK AS: computer#firstnamelastnameperiod#sabin

  • So, if you are in period 2, your name is Alejandro Rodriguez, and your are at computer 43, you would save it as 22alenjandrorodriguezperiod2sabin

Rubric


Score

Content

Format

Behavior

4

Each topic is fully and accurately represented.

The movie has a title, concise narration, relevant pictures, and appropriate music.

Partners follow all SALSA expectations.

3

Each topic is accurately represented.

The movie has a title, narration, pictures, and music.

Partners follow most SALSA expectations.

2

Each topic is represented, but not completely or accurately.

The movie has a title, narration, picture, and music, but may be irrelevant or nonsensical.

Partners follow some SALSA expectations.

1

Movie is off topic.

The movie is incomplete.

Partners follow few SALSA expectations.

Scoring Guide




Category

Points Possible

Points Earned

Content

20




Format

20




Behavior

10




Total

50



Research Guide


Title


by

Your Names






Geography of West Africa


  • Pages 134-135

  • Notes
Select Picture 1

Narration

  • Sahara Desert

  • Sahel

  • Savanna

  • Forest

  • Niger River




Select Picture 2

Narration

  • Sahara Desert

  • Sahel

  • Savanna

  • Forest

  • Niger River




Ghana


  • Pages 146-152

  • Notes

  • Packet
Select Picture 1

Narration




Select Picture 2

Narration

  • Map of Ghana

  • King of Ghana

  • Camel Caravans

  • Gold/Salt

  • Drums




Mali


  • Pages 156-157

  • Notes

  • Packet
Select Picture 1

Narration

  • Map of Mali

  • Sundiata

  • Mansa Musa

  • Timbuktu

  • Mecca




Select Picture 2

Narration

  • Map of Mali

  • Sundiata

  • Mansa Musa

  • Timbuktu

  • Mecca




Influence of Islam


  • Pages 158-163

  • Reading Notes
Select Picture 1

Narration




Select Picture 2

Narration

  • Arabic

  • Mosque

  • Qur’an

  • King

  • Mali University





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