World Religions

World Religions: Chapters 11, 12, 15, 16, 36 Islam, Sikhism & Confucianism

*** Also see resources in What happened Today section

World Religions (Era 3)  [W3.2]

Content Objective(s):

The learner will (TWL) analyze how the six of the seven major world religions/belief systems ( Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Sikhism, Christianity, and Islam) grew to significance by charting important facts.

Language Objective(s):

TLW evaluate the major world religions/belief systems for discourse and discussion by using provided sentence stems.

TLW distinguish vocabulary words through participating in a vocabulary matching card game.

TLW describe the six major world religions/belief systems by creating a flip book that includes:

– date of origin

– founder

– location/region

– holy book

– practices (rituals, actions…)

– belief (common thoughts)

– place of worship

– symbols

– other important info (afterlife?, answers to life’s big questions, oddities…)

World Religion worksheets:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/

5 Major World Religions (no confucianism)

https://youtu.be/-453WFmUFIU

Fact Sheets for Religions:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/christian.htm

Timeline of Abrahamic Religions:

https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-aGdWMtVQtug/Ttp2Uf4ewYI/AAAAAAAAABQ/6PK4uhUgCcc/s1600/Abrahamic-Religions-Timeline1.jpg

Text: 

Religion Library (includes comparison charts)

https://www.patheos.com/Library

https://www.religionfacts.com/big-religion-chart

Notes:

https://docs.google.com/a/dearbornschools.org/document/d/1GextZexXE192xY9S-KR_5JuikAvft_krm6zbjiKIENg/

2. Judaism

Vocabulary:

https://goldberg09.wikis.birmingham.k12.mi.us/Wordle+chapter+11+and+12

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/judaism/

Prezi Judaism

https://prezi.com/zhhupgxkeekm/copy-of-judaism/

Prezi Jewish Holidays

https://prezi.com/be2j417oqysi/copy-of-jewish-holidays/

Video:

The Story of Judaism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HyEaAcPGAhA

Crash Course: (Christianity to Judaism)

https://youtu.be/TG55ErfdaeY

Activity:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/pdf/judaism_passover_language.pdf

Story of King Solomon

https://bibleforchildren.org/PDFs/english/Wise%20King%20Solomon%20English.pdf

Photos: Holocaust

https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&authuser=0&site=imghp&tbm=isch&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=667&q=holocaust&oq=holocaust&gs_l=img.1.0.0l10.1329.4526.0.5865.9.5.0.4.4.0.56.228.5.5.0….0…1ac.1.37.img..0.9.239.d-07WeYRd28#imgdii=_

https://sites.google.com/site/worldreligionsforkids/judaism

 

 

 

 

1.Hinduism & 3.Buddhism

Vocabulary:

https://www.wordle.net/show/wrdl/7656812/Hinduism

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/hinduism/

https://www.cnn.com/2013/11/07/world/hinduism-fast-facts/

https://betterlesson.com/document/484801/how-do-hindus-understand-the-divine-pptx

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxXP2BliN9A&feature=share&list=PLAgANw1tKPP34iGAXK6Tv2UPG26-V2Ea4&index=6

https://youtu.be/0tpVZrsvK-k

Extension Activities:

Writing Hindu numbers:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/pdf/hinduism_holi_thehindilanguage.pdf

Conversation with Young Hindus

https://betterlesson.com/document/484797/conversation-with-young-american-hindus-docx

Modern Day Issues: Untouchables

Vocabulary:

https://c3114176.edublogs.org/files/2012/10/buddhism2wordle-224hbqe.jpg

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/buddhism/

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxXP2BliN9A&list=PLAgANw1tKPP34iGAXK6Tv2UPG26-V2Ea4&feature=share&index=6

Activity:

8 fold path worksheet:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/pdf/buddhism_nirvana_eightfold.pdf

Confucianism

Vocabulary:

https://sites.uci.edu/theredhairedteacher/files/2013/02/Screen-Shot-2013-02-04-at-7.42.39-PM.jpg

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

https://www.religionfacts.com/a-z-religion-index/confucianism.htm

https://sites.uci.edu/theredhairedteacher/2013/02/11/wordle-about-imperial-china-confucianism/

Video:

https://www.biography.com/people/confucius-9254926/videos

Activity:

https://www.pbs.org/pov/lasttrainhome/lesson-confucianism.php#activity

4. Christianity

Vocabulary:

https://www.thecrazyaustralian.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/06/new-testament.jpg

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/

https://betterlesson.com/document/484803/structure-of-the-catholic-church-docx

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TG55ErfdaeY&feature=share&list=PLAgANw1tKPP34iGAXK6Tv2UPG26-V2Ea4&index=1

Activity:

Story of Jesus Birth video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwUlbghnPWo

Christmas Story worksheet:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/pdf/christianity_christmas_thechristmasstory.pdf

The Ten Commandments:

https://cdn.playbuzz.com/cdn/a45c198e-228a-4527-a30a-1c68196bba0e/28414759-9e68-45c3-86b7-467b95c18633.jpg

5.Islam

Vocabulary:

https://www.wordle.net/show/wrdl/6320439/Islam_Wordle

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpcbfxtdoI8&list=PLAgANw1tKPP34iGAXK6Tv2UPG26-V2Ea4

Activity:

Eid-Al-Fitr Senses

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/pdf/islam_eid_writing.pdf

Extension Materials:

Israeli/Palestine Conflict

https://betterlesson.com/document/484796/a-very-brief-history-of-the-israel-docx

6. Sikhism:

Text:

https://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/homework/religion/sikhism.html

Rites & Rituals:

https://www.sikhismguide.org/rites.aspx

Extension Materials:

https://www.sikhnet.com/stories/topics/life-lessons

Extended Activities:

Worksheets & Information:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/

Religion Links

https://betterlesson.com/document/663608/religionlinks-docx

The First Amendment and Religion

https://betterlesson.com/document/484798/first-amendment-and-christmas-lessons-docx