Apartheid By: Annette Armellini
Why I chose this topic <ul><li>I chose this topic because I knew that Africans were still not completely free from Aparthe...
What I already knew <ul><li>I knew that Apartheid separated people by race, which I believe is very wrong. </li></ul>
What effects does Apartheid still have on South Africa? (Essential Question) <ul><li>Africans are hardly free; although th...
What is Apartheid? <ul><li>Apartheid was a type of government in South Africa. It separated people into four groups: white...
What were some laws during Apartheid? <ul><li>Married couples and families had to have state permission to live together. ...
How did Apartheid begin? <ul><li>European settlers wanted to colonize South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>They got their power...
How did Apartheid end? <ul><li>After forty-five years, the president, F.W. de Klerk, wasn’t for Apartheid. </li></ul><ul><...
What happened after Apartheid ended? <ul><li>After Nelson Mandela announced that they were “free at last,” they had strugg...
Some more questions after research <ul><li>Why aren’t the blacks completely free? </li></ul><ul><li>Is Africa trying to ge...
What surprised me <ul><li>Apartheid was really similar to that time of when Blacks and Whites were separated and how Marti...
The end <ul><li>Thanks for watching! </li></ul>
Sources: <ul><li>http://www3.northstar.k12.ak.us/schools/nph/twt/apart/timeline.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.collegian...
Sources (Continued): <ul><li>http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-apartheid.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.imdiversity.com/vi...
Sources (Picture): <ul><li>http://www.southafrica.to/history/Apartheid/apartheid.htm </li></ul>
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  1. 1. Apartheid By: Annette Armellini
  2. 2. Why I chose this topic <ul><li>I chose this topic because I knew that Africans were still not completely free from Apartheid, I wanted to know more about how South Africa got this way. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What I already knew <ul><li>I knew that Apartheid separated people by race, which I believe is very wrong. </li></ul>
  4. 4. What effects does Apartheid still have on South Africa? (Essential Question) <ul><li>Africans are hardly free; although they can speak to whomever and go where they want to. </li></ul><ul><li>Many still live in poverty. </li></ul><ul><li>South Africa remains a divided nation. </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is Apartheid? <ul><li>Apartheid was a type of government in South Africa. It separated people into four groups: white, black, colored and Asian. </li></ul><ul><li>Apartheid basically means “apart” or “separate.” </li></ul><ul><li>Africa was under the rule of Whites, even though the majority was Blacks. </li></ul>
  6. 6. What were some laws during Apartheid? <ul><li>Married couples and families had to have state permission to live together. </li></ul><ul><li>Black children and White children both had different education. </li></ul>
  7. 7. How did Apartheid begin? <ul><li>European settlers wanted to colonize South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>They got their power by separating them and making them fight each other. </li></ul>
  8. 8. How did Apartheid end? <ul><li>After forty-five years, the president, F.W. de Klerk, wasn’t for Apartheid. </li></ul><ul><li>F.W. de Klerk helped pass laws to end Apartheid </li></ul><ul><li>The government had given up after the economy was weakening in 1990. </li></ul><ul><li>Then, Africans, of all colors, peacefully elected Nelson Mandela as the new president. </li></ul>
  9. 9. What happened after Apartheid ended? <ul><li>After Nelson Mandela announced that they were “free at last,” they had struggles to get over. </li></ul><ul><li>It took awhile for it all to settle in, and some are still not completely free. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Some more questions after research <ul><li>Why aren’t the blacks completely free? </li></ul><ul><li>Is Africa trying to get Africans out of poverty? </li></ul>
  11. 11. What surprised me <ul><li>Apartheid was really similar to that time of when Blacks and Whites were separated and how Martian Luther King Jr. ended it. </li></ul>
  12. 12. The end <ul><li>Thanks for watching! </li></ul>
  13. 13. Sources: <ul><li>http://www3.northstar.k12.ak.us/schools/nph/twt/apart/timeline.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.collegian.psu.edu/archive/2006/02/02-20-06tdc/02-20-06dops-column-01.asp </li></ul><ul><li>http://home.snu.edu/~dwilliam/f97projects/apartheid/Document5.html </li></ul>
  14. 14. Sources (Continued): <ul><li>http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-apartheid.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.imdiversity.com/villages/global/Global_News_Headlines/Archives/EqualityCourts.asp </li></ul><ul><li>Our Social Studies book </li></ul>
  15. 15. Sources (Picture): <ul><li>http://www.southafrica.to/history/Apartheid/apartheid.htm </li></ul>

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