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Beat the Drum - Curriculum Guide

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This interdisciplinary curriculum guide for educators based on the film "Beat the Drum" includes 12 lesson plans that cover math, science, language arts, social studies, media literacy, visual arts and specialty areas. It is available FREE in both print and electronic versions.

  1. Social Studies | Apartheid and South African History
  2. Social Studies | Pandemics and Epidemics
  3. World History | HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa
  4. Media Literacy | Viewing the Film Beat the Drum
  5. Language Arts | Musa's Heroic Journey
  6. Cross-Cultural Understanding | Affirmative Action in South Africa
  7. Cultural Studies | Zulu Cultural Traditions
  8. Media Literacy/Service Learning | Beat the Drum in Your Community
  9. Visual Arts | Zulu Basketry: A Tradition of Coiling
  10. Health | Chronic Illness and Disability in the Classroom

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