We found 31 reviewed resources for Jihad
Making Sense of Jihad vs. Hirabah (Terrorism)Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Help your learners define jihad in its literal and applied meanings, as a principle and as an institution. Describe legitimate conduct of war according to Islamic law and differentiate between rebellion (baghy) and terrorism (hirabah)...
Writing Exercise: The Spread of Islam IIILesson Planet
7th - 9th
After exploring various aspects related to the global spread of Islam, grab this worksheet and get writing! There are three questions in need of a short written answer related to jihad, Muslim contribution, and the structure of the...
Women’s Rights in IraqLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Through guided discussions and collaborative activities, your class members will not only have the opportunity to learn more about the rights of women in Iraq, but they will also consider common misconceptions of Islam and examine the...
Forbidden Faces: Effects of Taliban Rule on Women in AfghanistanLesson Planet
9th CCSS: Adaptable
The rule of the Taliban and America's war on terror are major issues in today's international affairs. Help acquaint your learners with the Taliban and its rise to power, dispel common misconceptions, and study the effects of their rule...
What is Islam and What are the Root Causes of Muslim Anger with the West?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
A video and magazine article provide the foundation for learning about Islam and why some Muslims are angry with Western society. In groups, students identify the causes of hostility and prepare a presentation that explains them. While...
Afghanistan Today: Civil War and Human RightsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. They analyze the role of religion and cultural identity in shaping governments. They also examine the United States foreign policy.
Analyzing Regional Conflicts Involving TerrorismLesson Planet
9th - 11th
This is a week-long lesson plan on analyzing the similarities and differences between sources of tension and terrorism in eight locations around the world. The class is divided into eight groups and assigned one of the locations to...
Afghanistan and Its Neighbors: Model SummitLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Students examine the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. They discover the role of religion and cultural identity in the war in Afghanistan. They explore the arguments for and and against...