16 slide power point that covers:
- The diverse geography of Africa and its effects of the development of African civilizations
- The creation of trans-Saharan trade routes and the development of the lucrative gold & salt trade
- Frequently tested facts and achievements of the West African kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai
- Special focus on the kingdom of Mali and the spread of Islam under Mansa Musa
Power point includes:
- Important terms listed & emphasized that frequently appear on NY State Global Regents Exams
- Maps to support geography related concepts
- Charts and diagrams to support understanding of the diverse climate of Africa, the development of trans-Saharan trade routes, and Mansa Musa's pilgrimage to Mecca
- Pictures and images to support a rich understanding of African geography and important historical events
- 2 scaffolded summative assessment questions (long answer) on the effects of Africa's diverse geography and the development of trans-Saharan trade
- 4 "Check for Understanding" (ongoing assessment) slides utilizing questions from actual past Regents Exams
!!!!!!!!Support materials available free upon request!!!!!!!
PLEASE Email me at Lupp2@yahoo.com once your purchase is complete and I will reply with support readings, activities, and assessments that I use with my classes attached. All support materials match up with the ppt. presentation to provide depth to your lessons!
****Intended for use in Global History classrooms in preparation for the New York State Global Regents & Geography Exam****