Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai

Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
Africa Trading Empires Unit Plan: Lesson Activity Set Ghana, Mali, Songhai
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CHOICES, CHOICES, CHOICES! Now a COMPLETE UNIT with more engaging Common Core activities and assessments. With over 28 activities, notes and Common Core assignments/resources, this packet would cost over $80 if bought individually. This is a fantastic way to cover all of the key points for African trading empires of Ghana Mali and Songhai.

The unit is divided into III parts:


✅1. Africa Geography Mini Bundle with PowerPoint Satellite Map,

Where in the World Scavenger Hunt Map and Activity,Postcard Activity,Travel Blog

or Instagram Geography Assignment

✅2. Africa Vocabulary Mini-Bundle that includes a vocabulary assignment, game and FUN card matching competition!

✅3. Fantastic PowerPoint notes for all three empires with key vocabulary

✅4. Printable one pager notes for all three empires

✅5. Printable graphic organizers for all three empires

✅6. Brand New!! Close Reading and Activity Set for Ghana, Mali and Songhai

✅7.A West African Empire Introduction Investigation - Students analyze primary sources, look at maps and visuals to make predictions about their learning for the unit. It also comes with a summative reflection activity!

✅8. Daily Skill-Based Text Analysis Warm-Ups and Mini-Lessons – Student make inferences and predictions from the text, choose the best evidence to support a claim, cite sources, paraphrase and learn to write strong commentary in these daily skill-based mini-lessons and practice slides.


▶️1. West Africa Empire Common Core Reading Stations and Activity Answer key and vocabulary game station are included!

▶️2. Epic of Sundiata Primary Source Reading Activity Set

▶️3. Ibn Battuta Travel Blog and FACETIME Activity-

Students read Ibn Battuta's diaries, then create a blog of his journeys or conduct an interview. Both Literacy and Writing based!

▶️4. Common Core Informative Paragraph Activity with example and iPad template. Includes a rubric.

▶️5. Common Core Annotations Activity.

▶️6. Printable homework worksheets based on the notes for all three civilizations

▶️7. Brand New!!!Trans Saharan Trade Map Activity

▶️8. Fun Africa Empires Praise Song project with Rubric

▶️9. Three empires foldable review activity with examples!

▶️10. Linkendin Profile Page (resume) worksheet for African Leaders

▶️11. Mansa Musa Common Core Instagram Selfie

▶️12. Common Core Textbook Analysis Chunk up the Text!

▶️13.Mansa Musa's Great Journey Common Core Reading and Writing Activity

▶️14. Brand New!!! African Griot Battle Primary Source Activity Set


✍1. Common Core Africa multiple choice tests and quizzes: Keys included!

✍2. Key Vocabulary FUN class games!

✍3. A Venn diagram that compares all three civilizations with an answer key!

✍4. Jingle Mingle Fun Review Interative- Students mingle about the room finding partners. When the music stops, students address essential learning questions together!


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