African Storyboard

African Storyboard

More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • Yes, I will take you around Axum throughout this week
  • Hello historian can you teach me about the History of Axum
  • Where is Axum located?
  • Axum is located in Sub-Saharan African. Axum is also located in the Ethiopian highlands
  • Since you asked we will be discussing daily life in Axum. In Axum we have a king who rules over us. People have jobs such as merchants, farmers, builders and architects.
  • What will I be learning about today and what is it like living in Axum
  • Why are we at a church?
  • Because today we will be discussing religion? Under King Ezana, Axum became a christian kingdom. Even after we were invaded by Muslims we moved to the highlands and remained Christians.
  • Is this the Nile River?
  • Yes and I took you here today because we are going to talk about trade.  Since we are right on the Nile and Red Sea we are able to trade all over the world. We traded gold, ivory and spices and in return we got cloth, jewelry, metals, and steel
  • Thank you for taking me around Axum this week.
  • Your welcome and did I tell you that one of these houses is supposed to contain the Ark of the Covenant.
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class – Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!)
Quick Rubric – Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
abcBABYart – Create Custom Nursery Art