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Curriculum Outline - Social Studies Geography and History of Sudan

from:Saleh, Nizar Abdelsalam

to:All Students

Sudan and its Peoples (North and South)
Geography
Location
  Bordering Countries
  Latitudes / Long tudes
Natural Resources/Features
  Rivers: Nile / Blue / White / Atbara / Sobat / Arab (Kiir) / Zaraf / Sud / Cataracts
  Mountains: Red Sea / Jebel Marra / Nuba Mountains / Amatonj
  Climate: Desert / Savanah / Equatorial
  Agricultural: Cotton / Gum Arabic / Sesame
  Animals: Camels / Cattle / Sheep / Wild Life
  Minerals: Copper / Chrome / Gold / Oil / Gas
Peoples: Tribes and way of life
  Nubia / Mahas / Danagla / Shayghiya / Jaalyien
  Kababish / Shukriya
  Baggara / Misseriya / Hamar /
  Beja / Hadandawah / Amrar
  Fur / Zaghawa/ Funj
  Nuba (Nuba Mountains)
  Dinka / Nuer /  Shuluk / Zande / Bari / Murle / Toposa
History
Old Kingdoms (Kush, Merowe, Nabta (Makuria)
Funj and Abdallab (since 1500)
Modern History since (since 1821)
Assignment
1 – Songs: Baladiya Haboub / Izeyakum Keifinakum / Mambo Sudani / Ana Ifrighi Ana Sudani
2 - Research and write one page A4, in ARABIC, from any of topics listed above by April 1st 2012