The World History Edition:
World History Ancient Civilization Labs
DBQ Analysis of
SS.6.W.3.18 Describe the rise and fall of the ancient east African kingdoms of Kush and Axum and Christianity’s development in Ethiopia.
Essential Question: What factor led to the rise of the Kush Empire?
This activity is tagged with 6th grade Florida standards, but can be used in other grade levels.
Sources used and examined in this activity:
Map examining Kush trade network
Kush dynasty in Egypt
Text describing Iron workers and resources