Drawing is a great way to learn the geography of Africa!
My son is in Classical Conversation’s Challange A and I’m drawing the world with him as part of his Cartography class. To make it easier, I’m creating simpler maps for him to draw from and step-by-step instructions to help him see what basic shapes to draw first.
I use a combination of basic shapes (sometimes called blob mapping) and a loose grid system, so students can scale their maps up and down while maintaining the proportions of the map.
You may also enjoy coloring these maps to gain familiarity with the geography of the region.
Check out the other resources I have for using Cartography to learn Geography.
- Step-by-step instructions for how to draw the 56 countries of Africa using the included maps
- 8 full-page maps, some detailed and some simplified, some color and some black and white, some including labels and some not.
You will receive a 47-page PDF. This file is best printed on 8.5×11 paper.
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This is for personal use only- not for commercial use. If you teach in a public or private classroom or homeschool community, you may print as many paper copies as you need for in-class work. Each teacher must purchase their own copy of this digital download.
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