"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 perfect Primary Source extension activity for the West African Trading Empires.
Activity includes: 2-Page "Cow Tail Switch" Legend - List of Plot Incidents (in random order) - Answer Key - Printables
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