What do you know about Africa for kids?
Africa is the second-largest continent in the world. There are 54 countries in Africa, all with their own cultures and languages. There are 1.2 billion people who live in Africa, which is 16% of the world’s population! The River Nile is the longest river in the entire world!
What’s interesting about Africa?
Africa is distinctively unique continent among all 7 continents of the world. Africa has a very diverse culture. It is rich in cultural heritage and diversity, a wealth of natural resources, offers breathtaking tourist attractions.
What are the most interesting facts about Africa?
Megafauna like giraffe, zebra, gorilla, hippopotamus, chimpanzee, and wildebeest are unique to the continent. Africa has over 25 percent of the world’s bird species. The majority of Africans are adherents of Christianity or Islam.
What do kids learn in Africa for kids?
In today’s Africa for Kids lesson plan, we will learn about the countries, biomes and animals in Africa, along with a bunch of fun facts about Africa. We will make our own map, go on phenomenal virtual tours of Africa, cook some of their most popular recipes and play some of their favorite games (like Mancala and Achi).
How many children are currently living in Africa?
Over 400 million children are currently living on the African continent – and the number is rising. The United Nations estimates that Africa’s population will double to 2.4 billion by 2050. That’s one quarter of the world’s population.
What is the situation of children in Africa?
The situation of African kids in sub-Saharan Africa is particularly critical: 33 of the world’s 48 least developed countries are located in this region. The birth rate in this part of Africa is among the highest ever, and tragically, the infant mortality rate as well. Your donation will help us in the care of orphaned children around the world.