This set of 1 page reading plus 1 page of questions chronicles establishment of the Umayyad Caliphate -- the first dynastic caliphate. The reading describes the extensive conquest of the Caliphate, and explains the numerous uprisings and rebellions suffered. This is designed for middle school or high school students. The readings are visually appealing and broken into chunks. It can be used for classwork, homework, research or as a platform for projects. Questions are content based and designed to target essential content acquisition. This may be used as a non-fiction Common Core close reading. Buyers also may want to consider the seller’s separate reading on Islam to further flesh out this reading. (Seller did not think she could simplify the religion enough for a one page reading!)
Separate files for electronic postings… Including separate fillable pdf files for student answers and e-submission!
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The Umayyad Caliphate
by Lauri Secker
is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License