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Trekking to Timbuktu: A Center of Trade

Students conduct online research regarding the origins of the city of Timbuktu and discover why it became such an important place. Students write about the city's origins until it became a part of Mali.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Year
2003
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