Trekking to Timbuktu: The Search for Timbuktu

Students explore the factors that contributed to the decline of Timbuktu and the myths and misconceptions about the city. Students study the obstacles that made a journey to Timbuktu a difficult one as well as discover the first European to make the journey to Timbuktu in the 19th century.

6th - 10th Social Studies & History 4 Views 2 Downloads
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Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
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Inquiry-Based Learning
4 days

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