1. Day of the Zulu: Watch the Battle

Source: Secrets of the Dead

Learn how the British sought to bring the Zulu under their control in the 1870s, resulting in a battle that was the worst defeat in British colonial history. Examine the events through an interactive that explores weapons and strategies of both sides.

Grade Level: 9-12

Subjects: Social Studies

Topics: Cultural Studies: African Studies. World History: 1750-1900.

Resource Type: Interactive/Online Activity

2. Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Source: Frontline / World

Examine the role of women in Kenyan society. Explore the challenges that women runners from Kenya face, and discover how some Kenyan women have been able to win victories in international track and field.

Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12

Subjects: Health & Fitness, Social Studies

Topics: Sports. Cultural Studies: African Studies. Womens Studies.

Resource Type: Interactive/Online Activity