Mawlid in Africa - Multicultural Kid Blogs
Mawlid al-Nabi is a festive observance of the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). Learn more about this cultural celebration in different parts of Africa.
World Music Memory Matching Card Set
Learn about musical instruments from all around the world by playing this fun memory matching card game. Instruments featured in this game are from Latin America, South America, Africa, Asia, India, Europe and the South Pacific. They include drums, stringed instruments, percussion and one wind instrument and are a perfect way to discover a diversity of world music instruments. Instructions and playing tips are included in the package.
Egyptian Harp Coloring Page
This is the freebie coloring page from the Egyptian Harp Mini-Poster And Coloring Page. Harps from this region date back to at least to 3,000 BC, where they can be seen pictured on temple walls and in hieroglyphics. Originally fabricated from a hunter's bow, harps were developed into more refined s...
Akonting (African Instrument) Coloring Page
Often considered the ancestor to the American banjo, the akonting is a beautiful 3-stringed instrument from Senegal, Gambia and Guinea-Bissau in West Africa. This is the freebie coloring page, perfect for bulletin boards, classroom decoration or any unit on Africa, West Africa or Black History Month...
Agogo Bells Coloring Page
This is the black and white coloring page for agogo bells. It's part of the Agogo Bell Mini-Poster And Coloring Page.Agogo bells originate in the Yoruba culture of Nigeria, West Africa. Their distinctive metal percussion sound can be heard in various types of music and is an integral part of samba...
Introduce Kids to Nobel Peace Prize Winner Wangari Maathai
Wangari Maathai, "Mother of the Trees"- Kenyan Nobel Prize Winner for founding the Green Belt Movement which empowered women around Kenya to take back their land, planting tree by tree. Tons of resources, biographies, videos, lesson plans, and a cause and effect chart for kids to learn about this Earth hero.
Kenya Unit Study Ideas and a FREE Printable Country Study Packet
Find books, websites, and activities for learning about Kenya- along with a FREE printable country study packet
Where To Buy World Music Instruments
Here's how to find the best world music instruments for your kids or your classroom. Lots of ideas and sources, with an emphasis on fair trade.
8 Fun Facts about Ghana + Activities and Games to Learn More! - Multicultural Kid Blogs
Learn a little about West Africa through these 8 fun facts about Ghana, and explore more with your kids through the various activities and games.
3D Salt Dough Maps for Kids
3D Salt Dough Maps for kids: instructions, tips, and how to teacher geography to kids using these 3d maps.
Learn about Earth Hero Jane Goodall: Champion of the Chimps
Learn about Earth hero Jane Goodall: champion of the chimps. Overview, books, videos, teaching resources and lesson plans. Great biographies for kids, especially around Earth Day.
A Sweet Story about Ethiopian Honey
Best Beekeeper In Lalibela- a sweet story about raising honeybees in Ethiopia, and the idea that GIRLS can do anything they set their minds to.
West Africa Children's Books: Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger - All Done Monkey
Travel the world with your children or students with these beautiful picture books about West Africa: Mali, Burkina Faso, and Niger! #kidlit #mali #niger #burkinafaso #africa #globaled