This activity/assignment is a great resource (and companion reading) for learning about Islam.The Basics of Islam is an article that details the origins of Islam and discusses some of the basic beliefs of Muslims.
This activity includes...
- reading comprehension questions (who, what, when, where, and how)
- vocabulary from context
- a diagram to explain the 5 Pillars of Islam
- a Venn diagram that highlights the similarities and differences between Shi'ite and Sunni Muslims