Presentation on theme: "The Mineral Revolution"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Mineral Revolution Unit 3: Mineral Revolution: Lesson 16
2 DO NOW: Read pages 776 – 778 in your Scramble for Africa notes. Make a timeline of the key events in South African history from these pages.
3 Success Criteria: MUST: SHOULD: COULD: Understand what the mineral revolution wasKnow where and when gold and diamonds were foundKnow what life was like for mine workers and mine ownersSHOULD:Understand why the Mineral Revolution caused the South African warUnderstand what is meant by migrant labourCOULD:Understand how the Mineral Revolution contributed to racism in South AfricaUnderstand how the Mineral Revolution was a cause for Apartheid
4 Timeline:165218161830s1860s18791887189919021910Dutch settle Cape TownZulus under ShakaGreat TrekDiamonds discoveredZulus lose war against BritishZulus surrenderBritish fight Boers in South African WarEnd of the South African WarSouth African Union formed
6 DO NOWWhy do modern historians generally refer to this conflict as the South African war rather than the Anglo-Boer war?Unit 3: Mineral Revolution: Lesson 19How do historians interpret the South African war?
7 DO NOW Why was the South African war caused by the Mineral Revolution? Unit 3: Mineral Revolution: Lesson 20What was life like for Black South Africans during the Mineral Revolution?