Great Mosque of Djenné

Great Mosque of Djenné

Great Mosque of Djenné

Great Mosque of Djenné

Great Mosque of Djenné

Great Mosque of Djenné

Great Mosque of Djenné

Informational (nonfiction), 1,269 words, Level W (Grade 4), Nonfiction Series, Lexile 990L

The Great Mosque of Djenné, in Mali, West Africa, is the largest mud-brick building in the world. It's history dates back centuries. The mosque has been completely rebuilt three times over the years. Students read about the history of this amazing structure and discover its important role in Islamic culture in Africa.