Week of November 29-December 3

Language Arts: Students will be working on Week 2 assignments for their Malala readings. This is mostly in-class, but students can take home their books as needed to complete the reading and materials.

Social Studies: We will be studying West African kingdoms, including Ghana, Mali and Songhai. This will include taking a look at trade as well as the spread of Islam to West Africa.

DUE DATES:

–Friday, December 3: Malala Week 2 Packet (in-class/at home)

–Friday, December 3: Mansa Musa Video Questions & West African Kingdoms Graphic Organizer (in-class)