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Teaching About Africa: Resources for k-12: Empire of Mali

Overview

This guide comprises links to documents with more information on what you are exploring in your research projects.

  • Rise and fall of medieval Mali, social stratification, occupations
  • Trade Routes, cities along the routes, Trans-Saharan trade, items used as currency, trading goods, salt, other natural resources
  • Contemporary Mali including its music, cities, preservation of manuscripts 
  • Dance, art, sculpture, instruments of measurements, games
  • Religion
  • People: Sundiata, Mansa Musa

Music

Games

Cities

Religion

Commerce

Puppetry

Photography & Architecture