Map Directions ETHNIC GROUPS • Use the reading “Africa’s Ethnic & Religious Groups” to determine where each of the ethnic groups is located. • Choose a color/pattern to represent each ethnic group. Add the colors/patterns to your key. • Color the areas on the map where each ethnic group can be found. RELIGIOUS GROUPS • Use the reading to determine which religion(s) each ethnic group practices. • Create a symbol to represent each religion. Add the symbols to your key. • Add the religion symbols to the areas of the map corresponding to the ethnic groups that practice it.
Arabs • North Africa - Egypt to Morocco • Sahara Desert • Sahel • East coast - Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zanzibar Ashanti • Ghana • Burkina Faso • Ivory Coast • Togo Bantu • South of Sahara – spread south and east following rivers and streams • Central & southern Africa • Southern tip of Africa Swahili • Coast of east Africa • Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique
KEY Ethnic Groups Arab Ashanti Bantu Swahili Religious Groups Islam Christianity Traditional beliefs
Nation Golden Stool