Mansa Musa, Leader of Mali

Lisa Zamosky

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743904391

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Mansa Musa was the king of Mali. Located in western Africa, Mali became one of the largest empires during Musa's reign. He helped his empire grow in size and culture by encouraging arts, literature, and architecture. He improved trade with the Arab and opened up other trade routes. During Musa's reign, he made Mali a powerful and wealthy state.

Reading Level
Lexile
710L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
X
ATOS
4.6
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Biographies Cultural/Diversity Geography People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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