African Animal Videos

African animal videos are plentiful on the web. If children are studying Africa at home, there are lots of very good quality, informative and short videos that they could watch on YouTube if they have access to a mobile device or Smart TV. National Geographic Kids...

African Folktales

African Folktales would be a great site to use for literacy resources when learning about Africa in geography, or as a history project. “In the African folktales, the stories reflect the culture where diverse types of animals abound. The animals and birds are often...

All Around This World 

“All Around This World is a unique, interactive global music and world cultures program for children 0-9 years old that encourages children and their families to explore the world by enjoying global music, rhythms and movement.” (All Around This World) This site...

West African Songs and Chants

West African Songs and Chants from Folk Ways at the Smithsonian is actually a short scheme of work on African music for children. There are a few bits to listen to and some to try out. All of the music referred to is provided on that page so even just listening to the...

African Art Projects for Children

African Art Projects for Children is a set of craft and art ideas related to the topic of Africa! There are many mask making projects but a few other lovely ones too: One of my favourites is the Kente Cloth marker project from Crayola. This project is part of a study...