Days 1, 2 and 3

  • DAY 1

    What is Imperialism? 

    Directions: Examine the map and definitions, then complete the task. 

  • Day 1

    1. Why do you think some nations colonized other nations in the 19th and 20th centuries?
    2. How do you think the colonized people felt? Why?
  • Day 2

    What do images from the period tell you about imperialism in the 19th and 20th centuries? 

  • Day 3

    What were the causes and effects of the Sepoy Rebellion? 

    Directions: Watch the video entitled “Sepoy Mutiny - Revolt of 1857,” then read the information on the Sepoy Rebellion and answer the accompanying questions.   

Days 4 & 5

  • Day 5

    How did Europeans and people of European descent gain, consolidate, and maintain power in South Africa?  

    Directions: Examine the map and text below. Answer the accompanying questions and annotate as you read. 



Extra Credit Project