Maafa

History

Year 6

This knowledge-rich project teaches children about Africa past and present and the development of the slave trade. It also explores Britain’s role in the transatlantic slave trade, the causes and consequences of the European colonisation of Africa and the worldwide communities that make up the African diaspora.

Whats Included?

25

Lessons

70

Resources

English pack

Novel study

Maafa

This project is part of the Cornerstones Curriculum which is available through an annual licence for Curriculum Maestro.

It has companion projects: Animals, including humans (Science) [coming soon], Food for Life (Design and technology) [coming soon], Our Changing World (Geography), Tints, Tones and Shades (Art and design), and Trailblazers, Barrier Breakers (Art and design).

Learn more about the Cornerstones Curriculum and Curriculum Maestro.

Topics Covered

  • History of Africa
  • The slave trade
  • European colonisation
  • African diaspora
  • Black British history

Subject Focus

  • History

Subjects Covered

  • English
  • History
  • PSHE
  • Geography

This project is part of the Cornerstones Curriculum which is available through an annual licence for Curriculum Maestro.

It has companion projects: Animals, including humans (Science) [coming soon], Food for Life (Design and technology) [coming soon], Our Changing World (Geography), Tints, Tones and Shades (Art and design), and Trailblazers, Barrier Breakers (Art and design).

Learn more about the Cornerstones Curriculum and Curriculum Maestro.

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