Lesson Plan: The Road to Timbuktu


  • Aug 30 2010 1:14 PM

    John Garrett


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In this lesson, students examine the mysteries of the city of Timbuktu and its surrounding geographic regions. Through mapping activities, time-lining, vocabulary development, and hands-on projects, students gain an understanding of the culture and geography of Timbuktu, past and present.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 5 to 12

    Topics: World History, Geography, Grammar, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling


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    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning