Here a bundle with a lot of information and things you can do with your students with the African Trading Kingdoms.
GREAT FOR COOPERATIVE LEARNING ACTIVITIES!!!!
You can use everything here and make this into a mini unit that can stretch anywhere from 1-2 days or up to a week.
Great Bumper Sticker activity where students have to make "Slogans" for their assigned African Trading Kingdom. I provided an example for Mali and Mansa Musa that is a TRICK that kids will never forget Mansa Musa and his importance.
Also included is 4 detailed lesson plans with standards and essential questions.
-3 separate powerpoint presentations with notes maps and pictures
-Anticipatory set worksheets
-Practice regents style multiple choice questions
Make sure students first know all about Africa's diverse Geography