GeoDeo™ "Journey Into Africa" - All Products

The items below make up the complete "Journey Into Africa" Creative Learning Series.


 

 

AR05   $39.95 Now $29.96

GeoDeo™ "Journey Into Africa" Resource Book

The Resource Book takes the reader on an exciting journey through Africa. It features the five regions, seven countries, 23 animals, letters from missionaries and school children, over 550 color photos and 75 maps

Join us as we visit a tannery and mosaic factory in Morocco, cruise the Nile on the Cleopatra, watch batiking in West Africa, and many more adventures. The sections on the countries are written in story form, taking the reader for an exciting ride.
The seven countries featured: Egypt, Morocco, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, and Madagascar. 16 pages per chapter!
The Resource Book can be used alone or with the other books in this series. A perfect home school or school resource for an African unit study! 324 pages


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AD05 $11.95 Now $8.96

GeoDeo™ "Journey Into Africa" How To Draw And Color Book


Our How To Draw and Color Book is the only book available on the market that teaches how to draw AND how to color making it usable for many ages. This book can be used as a half year home school drawing program or enhance school art lessons.

The How To Draw and Color Book teaches how to draw and color 19 African animals and includes interesting facts about each animal. Features in the book are:

  • The first drawing step is placed in a rectangle to show students exactly where to start on the page.
  • The drawing steps remain full size so there is no guess work with proportion. Younger students can trace the steps.
  • Unique to this book are detailed coloring steps to produce a very beautiful picture.
  • Many interesting facts are also included on each animal.
  • Draw and color these animals: camel, chameleon, cheetah, chimpanzee, crowned crane, elephant, flamingo, gazelle, giraffe, gorilla, hippo, lemur, lion, ostrich, African penguin, pangolin, rhino, zebra
Use this book to help build confidence in children's ability to draw. Uses easy-to-follow instructions making it fun and successful. A great gift idea! 88 pages Grades 2 and up

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"Journey Into Africa" Coloring and Fun Pages Book

AC05 $3.95 Now $2.96

GeoDeo™ "Journey Into Africa" Coloring And Fun Pages Book

This book was designed to compliment the GeoDeo™ "Journey Into Africa" Resource Book. As students learn about kente cloth, musical instruments, lemurs, and painted ostrich eggs, they can color the page to help them retain what they've learned. All pictures are included in full-color on the inside covers. Fun pages include crossword puzzles, word finds, and many other puzzles. Any age. 48 pages

This book was designed to compliment the GeoDeo™ Journey Into Africa Resource Book. As students learn about kente cloth, musical instruments, lemurs, and painted ostrich eggs, they can color the page to help them retain what they've learned. All pictures are included in full-color on the inside covers. Fun pages include an elephant, African penguin, camel, cheetah, houses, dolls, jewelry, masks, games, puzzles, and many other pages. 48 pages Any age





NEW PRODUCT

ABC Book
  GDD701 $1.95

ABC Book
Downloadable File



Help younger children feel included in the study of Africa with their own ABC Book! 15 pages. Book include two titles per page in alphabetical order. Children draw in pictures of these titles when they learn about them in the Resource Book. The final page has several maps to cut out and paste in the book.

Example:
B
The baobob tree grows on the hot, dry, grassy plains of Africa. It has a thick trunk with short branches and thinly scattered leaves. The fruit of the tree is monkey bread.






Instructor’s Manual   GDM601 $29.95

Instructor’s Manual for the Resource Book
Downloadable File

(A smaller Manual called "Self-Guided Lesson Plan" is listed below.)


These unusually detailed lesson plans include a word-for-word script (adaptable to your needs) of what to emphasize from each chapter, questions to ask, and acceptable answers to questions. GeoDeo has done the prep work for you! Plans cover the Journey into Africa Resource Book and include activities from the How to Draw and Color Book, Coloring and Fun pages, Africa Songs CD, Journey into Rhythm CD, 240 Review Cards, and several other books. Includes answers to Student Worksheets Grades 2-5 and Grades 5-8 (black line maps and science worksheets listed below). Includes subjects found in the Resource Book plus poetry lessons, games, and art projects. Plans are divided into a 14-week course but can easily be adapted to any schedule. Fits into a 2” 3-ring binder. 295 pages.
Now as a downloadable file! $29.95

Sample Pages
At A Glance
Lesson 3 Morocco


GDT702 $1.95

Subject Divider Tabs for Instructor's Manual





Student Worksheets Grades 5-8   GDW002 $7.95

Student Worksheets Grades 5-8
Downloadable File








GDT701 $1.95

Subject Divider Tabs for Student Worksheets








Student Worksheets Grades 2-5   GDW001 $7.95

Student Worksheets Grades 2-5
Downloadable File








GDT701 $1.95

Subject Divider Tabs for Student Worksheets








Self-Guided Lesson Plan   GDD702 $19.95

Self-Guided Lesson Plan
Downloadable File



The Self-Guided Lesson Plan is a smaller study guide for the Journey into Africa Resource Book. The study is divided into 14 lessons requiring 1 1/2-2 hours per day for four days a week. It counts as 1/2 year of world history, world geography, and science (the study of African animals). Each chapter contains review questions to bring out the main points of the information learned in the Resource Book. Plans include maps, worksheets, and a few fun pages. Student Pages- 105 pages of questions, 87 pages of map and science worksheets Instructor Pages- 109 pages of questions with answers, 52 pages of map and science answers The Self-Guided Lesson Plans can be used in two ways:
1. Students in grades 7 and up can learn about Africa with minimal parental guidance. The parent, however, has duplicate maps and questions with answers allowing him/her to jump in at any point to help the student.
2. Students in grades 4 and up, along with the parent, can learn together.

Whichever method you choose, you will be amazed at this intriguing and fascinating continent. Enjoy the journey!
Now as a downloadable file! $19.95

Sample Pages
Chapter 2- Overview of North Africa
Chapter 2- Student Worksheets
Chapter 9- Madagascar
Chapter 9- Student Worksheets







Journey into Africa 240 Review Cards   RC101 $8.95

Journey into Africa 240 Review Cards




A great way to retain the many facts the students learn about Africa!



Journey Into African Songs CD   GDC401 $15.95 Now $11.96

Journey Into African Songs CD


This rollicking Journey into African Songs CD will help your children learn and remember facts about each African region covered in the Journey into Africa Resource Book. They’ll sing about the queen of Sheba, gorillas in the Congo rain forest, and camels crossing the Sahara. They’ll retain ALL the countries of Africa (and you will, too.) Traditional African songs are also included. Free full page printouts of the songs with guitar chords are available.

Sample Lessons: Sample Music:




Journey Into Rhythms CD - Improvising   GDC402 $15.95 Now $11.96

Journey Into Rhythms CD - Improvising


Have you seen an African dance performance or a Native American powwow where drummers gather in a circle around dancers wearing beautiful costumes? Have you ever seen a music stand in front of these drummers? No! The reason? These musicians know how to improvise. The music comes from deep within the person. The Journey into Rhythms CD teaches how to "bring out the inner beat." All you need are your hands and a love for music. You will learn rhythms and apply them to your favorite songs. These techniques can be applied to any instrument and to dancing. Research shows rhythm brings out creativity, builds confidence, and enhances learning. Free lesson plans available. Details enclosed. Let the music begin!

Ages 5-Up