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Research Guides: Sudan Webquest

Home of the Brave by K. Applegate

A PreReading activity for:

Note-taking Worksheet

Sudan Webquest

PreReading Activity: Sudan Web Quest

Home of the Brave by Katherine Applegate

Step 1. - To begin your webquest, go to the school library’s Britannica Database, choose the “Middle School” option and enter search term “Sudan”.

Step 2.

Name at least 3 landforms in Sudan. (Use Country Reports)

- Country Reports Sudan geography link

http://www.countryreports.org/country/Sudan/geography.htm

Step 3.

On the map, color in the country of Sudan.                                

Questions:

1. Compared to other African countries, how large is Sudan?

 

2. In the desert areas, what is the main occupation?

 

3. What happened in1984-85 in Sudan?

Step 4.

Go to http://www.dictionary.com

In your own words, explain the definition of animism.

 

 

Step 5.

Click on “The Nuer - Preview” and watch the video.

After viewing it, write 5 observations.

Go to https://youtu.be/rw8WliTCe3Y

Step 6.

View the video.  “Stephen Deng: Lost Boy of Sudan”

In your own words, what is a refugee?

Watch the video Nuer- Preview by docued (Documentary Educational Resources).

After viewing it, write 5 observations.

"Enter A Refugee Camp in the Heart of the City"

Go to refugeecamp.org to "Enter A Refugee Camp in the Heart of the City"

  • In your own words, what is a refugee?
Jean Stehle, Library Teacher, Oak Hill Middle School Library 130 Wheeler Road Newton Center, MA 02459 617 559 9200