Helping End Hunger in Maniema – Worksheet and Activities

A short video about some of the challenges facing some people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, as they rebuild their lives after a civil conflict. The video also highlights projects that  assisted people in the region. A worksheet with questions based on the video is provided, as is background information for the teacher and a supplementary classroom activity.

Click here for the full activity, including student worksheets.

Click here to access the video.

Learning  objective: To help students learn about conflict as a cause of hunger.
Skills: Listening comprehension, critical thinking, interpretation of information, vocabulary
Recommended time: 30-45 minutes, plus at least 30 minutes for the post-viewing activity (optional)
Recommended grade level: Grades 9-12, Ages 15-18
Subjects: Social studies / global issues

Keywords: World hunger, lesson plan, civil war, DRC, conflict