What can we know about medieval Mali?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson here. If you are unable to download the worksheet, please complete the tasks in the yellow boxes. STARTER: What have we learnt about medieval Mali? Think back to our last four lessons where we have explored travelers’ accounts, oral history and the buildings in medieval Mali. BulletContinue reading “What can we know about medieval Mali?”

What is left to tell us of medieval Mali?

You can click here to download the worksheet for today’s lesson. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. KEY WORDS:Caravan = medieval traders, usually using camels to transport their goods across Africa. STARTER:Who do you think the richest person of all time is? Could it beContinue reading “What is left to tell us of medieval Mali?”

What do travellers accounts tell us about Medieval Mali?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson here. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks as outlined in the yellow boxes below. KEY WORDS:Sultan = A Muslim ruler.Hajj = A very important holy pilgrimage for Muslims whereby they travel to Mecca in modern day Saudi Arabia. STARTER:Watch the following videoContinue reading “What do travellers accounts tell us about Medieval Mali?”

How can we find out about civilizations in the past?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson here. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. KEY WORD:Civilization = A society that has a complex culture and way of living. STARTER:I asked you this question on our very first lesson together, but let me ask youContinue reading “How can we find out about civilizations in the past?”