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Comparing the Five Major World Religions
Sixth graders explore Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. They research the religions through a WebQuest. They will then create a brochure or a PowerPoint that compares the five major world religions.
6th Social Studies & History 12 Views 77 Downloads
Honoring Ganesha in India
Pupils explore the legends about Ganesha, Hindu art, and examine Hinduism. Using foam board as a base, they decorate the panel in the style of Hindu art. Students color the shape of Ganesha's elephant head and crown. They use glitter and other costume jewelry to decorate the sculpture.
4th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Taking a Closer Look at Religions Around the World
Learners explore diversity. In this religious studies lesson, students develop their knowledge and understanding of world religions as they use Internet and print sources to research Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism and Buddhism.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 60 Downloads
Introduction to World Religions: Islam
Sixth graders explore religion by viewing a presentation in class. For this global culture lesson, 6th graders define the Islam religion and the stories that accompany it. Students read the story "Muhammad" by Demi and view an Internet presentation about the religion in class.
6th Social Studies & History 8 Views 28 Downloads
Students explore world history by listening to lectures for one week. In this global regions lesson, students identify the five main religions and listen as their teacher breaks down their individual characteristics. Students research the Internet for further information and complete many worksheets in class.
3rd - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 86 Downloads
History of India
Students explore world geography by completing worksheets in class. In this India history lesson, students identify the location of India and examine a timeline of the country from over 6000 years ago. Students research the Internet to discover the different people who lived there before completing a worksheet.
4th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 67 Views 300 Downloads
Unit on Religion and Globalization
In this religion lesson, learners examine the role of religion and globalization. They discover the differences in attitudes toward globalization in different religions. They also examine how globalization has helped to spread religion.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
The Story of India - The Meeting of Two Oceans - 6/6
This video concludes this six-part series and takes the story of Islam and India full circle. Showcasing the art, architecture, and living remnants of an empire long past this clip demonstrates how India as a country and culture were shaped by the Mughal Empire.
11 mins 6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Origins of Civilization - India - The Empire of Spirit 2/6
Travel to the Indian countryside to see how Indian culture evolved. In part two the caste system, the Vedas, and the teachings of Krishna are introduced. A wonderful look into the spiritual life and ritual of Indian culture.
10 mins 7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
What is the second most populous country in the world? If you said India you're right, although this may change shortly. Break up this informative video into manageable chunks to introduce your class to the history and customs of India.
25 mins 5th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
New Review Inside India
What can a Ganesh statue, hand ornament, and print block tell you about India? Introduce your learners to the geography, history, and culture of India by analyzing primary sources and using the well-designed worksheets provided in this resource.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
If your class has read anything on Indian music, they'll love completing these worksheets. They use the completed graphic organizer to answer five questions, read about the way Indian drummers create their beats, and then create a rhythm of their own.
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 52 Downloads
New Review Public Christmas Displays and Lynch v. Donnelly
Does a Christmas display on government property violate the Constitution? Learners study the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment and learn about the landmark Supreme Court case Lynch v. Donnelly through watching a documentary and hosting a mock community meeting on the issue.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable