Cool Stuff

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RESOURCES RELATED TO ANCIENT ROME

Fly into Ancient Rome in 3D! : Visit Rome without the cost of an expensive airplane ticket! Follow the link to Google Earth’s Ancient Rome 3D to see some of the buildings built during the Roman Empire!

CURRENT EVENTS RELATED TO ISLAM

Football and Ramadan: Check out how high school football players from Michigan practice for their season during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

Multiple Perspectives on Islam in America: Follow this link to see a clip of American teenagers discussing their perspectives on Islam in America.

Origins of the Shi’a/Sunni Split: Follow this link to read about and listen to an NPR piece on the origins of the Shi’a Sunni split and the effect that it has on the Islamic world today.

WEST AFRICA

Mansa Musa named richest man-ever! Read about how this leader of the Mali Empire gained his wealth.

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