Medieval West Africa "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments

Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Medieval West Africa  "The Cow-Tail Switch" + Assessments
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
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6 MB|19 Pages + Printables
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Product Description
"The Cow-Tail Switch" is a typical, but very engaging, West African story which would be told by a medieval "griot" to teach children morals. A great Common Core Primary Source, extension activity for the West African Trading Empires.

Includes:
- 2-Page "Cow Tail Switch" Story
- List of Plot Incidents (in random order) for Chronological Assessment
- Answer Key
- Common Core-Aligned Short Answer Assessment
- Answer Key
- Short Answer Scoring Rubric
(allows students to score each other's answers)
- Printables
- Visuals

The students will be expected to put the plot incidents in chronological order after reading the story. Excellent for individuals, pairs, or groups.

Store: The Medieval World and Early Modern Times

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Total Pages
19 Pages + Printables
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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