Below are all the music and online activities recommended in the Ghana chapter of Australia to Zimbabwe including:

  • Ghana’s Independence Ceremony in 1957
  • Hiplife Music
  • Classic Highlife Music
  • Talking Drums
  • Kente Cloth
  • Adinkra Stamps
  • Azonto Dancing
  • Playing Ampe
  • Kwame Nkrumah, Founding Father

To find your favorite Adinkra symbol and print it out, visit

If you are doing the stamp project in the book, try to pick a symbol that’s not too tough to cut out.


Here is an additional video explaining how to play Ampe:

Here is a recipe for Ghanaian Red Red: Ghanaian Red Red Recipe for Web