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Exploring Ethnic Groups in Africa Lesson Plan
Grade levels: Middle and high school, grades 6-12
Concentration area: History, World Cultures
Many African Americans emigrated from the United States during the Nineteenth century, hoping to find freedom, prosperity, and acceptance in other countries. Although these immigrants were well accepted in some areas, the immigrants and native ethnic groups clashed in others. As detailed in the narrative Colonization and Emigration, students will research the ethnic groups located in African countries where African Americans immigrated.
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