What were African kingdoms like before colonisation?
·Pre-colonial African geography
·Overview of African political systems pre-colonisation
1. Starter: discuss Trevor-Roper quote
2. Think of ways to find out about African history
3. Group work: investigate three kingdoms and the growth of Islam and discuss connections
4. Complete graphic organisers
Use Pearson extract pp.338-340
– How did Islam spread south of the Sahara?