This one page historical reading plus one page of questions gives an overview of the Kingdom of Mali. It chronicles the rise to power along trans-saharan trade routes, the hajj of Mansa Musa, the visit from Ibn-Battuta, and how Timbuktu became the largest center for Islamic learning outside of Baghdad. It is designed for middle school or high school students. The reading is visually appealing and broken into chunks. It can be used for classwork, homework, research or as a platform for projects. Questions are content based and designed to target essential content acquisition. If interested in similar readings on African Civilizations, check other offerings by this author. A set of 8 readings is available as an African Civilizations unit (plus lesson suggestions).
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