This file is a resource pack that compares and contrasts the three prominent religions in Southwest Asia (Middle East): Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence – SS7G8c). This lesson includes a presentation with important information relating to the beliefs, how/where each began, prophets, holy book, places of worship, etc., as well as colorful images. There are also many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards poster – slide 2
~SW Asia’s Religions CLOZE notes and KEY -- slides 3-13
~SW Asia’s Religions Notes (facts, images, etc.) – slides 14-73
~SW Asia’s Religions graphic organizer and KEY -- slide 74-76
~Triple Venn diagram activity & KEY -- slides 77-79
~Commemorative Coin printable – slides 80-81
~Who Am I? Interactive Review activity –slides 82-83
~Comprehension Check and KEY (could also be used as a quiz) – slides 84-86
~Text Message Ticket Out the Door -- slides 87-88
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence for 7th grade Social Studies.
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Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Color-by-Number activity