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An introduction to the Maasai tribe and the reason for their nomadic lifestyle. The Maasai tribe are shown together in ordinary life, working with cattle.
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First broadcast:
18 May 2007

Classroom Ideas

The class could discuss the advantages and disadvantages of being nomadic people. The clip could be used as a discussion point about the Maasai tribe. What does the clip tell us about the Maasai tribe and what would you like to find out more about? Suggestions may include traditions, rituals and ceremonies. Allow the children's inquisitive natures to suggest further research.