Trading and Trade Routes Teacher Resources
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MinuteEarth: The Story of Our Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Planet Earth has come a long way from its dramatic beginnings. How long did all of these changes take? Science sleuths unravel the often-tangled timeline of our progress from single-celled sea creatures to world-traveling homo sapiens in...
Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the world of Malian ruler Mansa Musa, the development and culture of African kingdoms such as the Swahili civilization, the use of oral tradition, and the spread of Islam across trade routes. The narrator does an excellent job...
Mansa Musa, One of the Wealthiest People Who Ever Lived
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the complex, rich legacy of fourteenth century African king Mansa Musa, who is said to have been one of the wealthiest individuals who has ever lived. Young historians will learn about trade routes between the Mediterranean and...
Geography Now! Eritrea
10 mins 8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewEritrea has a deep, ancient history, as it is home to Axum archeological sites. The nation, however, has a troubled present, as it's alienated from most neighbors despite being along one of the hottest trade routes on the Horn of Africa....
Networks of Communication and Exchange: 300 BC - 1100 CE
11th - Higher Ed
A complete presentation defining, displaying, and providing rationale for the impact trade had on early societies. Beginning with the Silk Road in 300 BC and ending with the spread of Christianity to Ethiopia in 1100 CE. Topics include...