EVERYDAY LIFE IN AN EARLY
WEST AFRICAN EMPIRE
Explore the great empires ruled by Emperors Zuwa Kusoy, Sunni Ali, and Askiya the Great. Learn how a thriving everyday community life was maintained, how children were schooled, universities built, and a prosperous global economy created.
Acclaimed Black Studies lecturer, Robin Walker, aka ‘The Black History Man’, presents the history and evolution of Medieval West Africa and its civilizations which were the most developed of any kind in the world. They were so advanced that many of the systems and discoveries created during that period are still in use around the world today.
This 2 part DVD set includes an illustrated lecture presented by Robin Walker and a DVD containing two sets of lesson plans for each of the eleven chapters. It also contains additional educational material on over a hundred rulers of mediaeval West Africa, and more previously unknown facts.
Sample workbook pages:
Children's Key Stages 2-4