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World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle

World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
World Religions Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle
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This interactive notebook bundle includes everything you need to teach about world religions (Judaism, Islam, Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism).

The organizers in this resource can be used on their own, or as a supplement to student notes. Interactive notebooks are a great tool to keep students organized and engaged in the lesson!


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In this resource you will find...
56 graphic organizers with text on them, and others left blank for your own customization
9 maps are also included
19 pages of thorough suggested answers that you are free to use with these graphic organizers and flippables.
Previews of each page in action for you or your students to reference.
• A cover page and table of contents for each notebook is also included.


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Origins of Judaism Interactive Notebook
1. Key vocabulary - 13 principles of faith, 613 commandments, Aaron, Aron Kodesh, Bimah, Esther, Gentile, Hebrew, Israel, Jerusalem, Kosher, Aramaic, Messiah, Patriarchs, Passover, Purim, Rabbi, Sabbath
2. The 13 articles of faith
3. Parts of the Tanakh (the Hebrew Bible) - the Torah, the Nevi'im, and the Ketuvim
4. Children of Israel - the three patriarchs (Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob)
5. Jewish matriarchs - Sarah, Leah, Rebekah, and Rachel
6. The Exodus - Israelites in Egypt, Moses sent by God, parting of the Red Sea, in the wilderness
7. The 10 commandments
8. The twelve tribes of Israel - Reuban, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Dan, Naphtali, Gad, Asher, Issachar, Zebulun, Joseph, Benjamin
9. The kings of Israel - Saul, David, and Solomon
10. The split of Israel into the Kingdom of Israel and the Kingdom of Judah
11. Babylonian captivity - Jehoakim, Nubuchadnezzar, Cyrus the Great, Zerubbabel
12. The second temple

Origins of Islam Interactive Notebook
1. Key vocabulary - Caliph, Caliphate, Abrahamic, Allah, Ramadan, Hadith, Ka'bah, Mosque, Monotheism, Sunnah, Surah, Adhan
2. Belieifs (6 articles of faith) - belief in Allah, belief in the angels, belief in divine books, belief in the prophets, belief in the day of judgement, belief in Allah's predestination
3. The five pillars of Islam - faith, prayer, charity, fasting, and pilgrimage
4. Pilgrimage to Mecca
5. Judaism vs. Islam venn diagram
6. Prophets of Islam - Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, Jesus, Muhammad
7. The life of Muhammad - born, life in Mecca, the Qur'an, opposition, life in Medina, back to Mecca, death
8. The Qur'an - history, significance, contents, recitation
9. Sharia Law - history, areas of law, where it is enforced
10. Ramadan - beginning, night of power, fasting, charity, nightly prayers, recitation of the Qur'an, cultural practices, end
11. The Rashidun Caliphate - Abu Bakr, Uthman Ibn Affan, Umar Ibn Al-Khattab, Ali Ibn Talib
12. The spread of Islam map
13. Sunni Islam - beliefs, rightly-guided Caliphs, schools of law, holy sites
14. Shia Islam - beliefs, holy days, branches, Ahl Al-Kisa

Origins of Christianity Interactive Notebook
1. Key vocabulary - salvation, Kingdom of God, Messaih, Apostle, parable, redemption, Gospel, heresy, disciple, Bethlehem, Constantine, Bible
2. Beliefs - creed
3. Life of Jesus - birth, life, death, resurrection
4. The Trinity
5. Scriptures - Old and New Testaments
6. The Gospels - Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
7. The seven sacraments - baptism, penance, eucharist, confirmation, holy orders, matrimony, last rites
8. Liturgical calendar - Advent, Christmastide, Epiphanytide, ordinary time, Lent, Holy Week, Paschal Triduum, Eastertide, Pentecost
9. Christian symbols - cross/crucifix, ichthys, alpha & omega, staurogram, chi rho, dove
10. Early Christianity - apostolic church, post-apostolic church
11. Roman persecution - reasons, Nero, Trajan, Hadrian, Marcus Aurelius to Maximinus, Decius, Valerian, Diocletian
12. Early heresies - adoptionism, arianism, docetism, ebonites, gnosticism, marcionism
13. Councils - first council of Nicaea, first council of Constantinople, first council of Ephesus, council of Chalcedon, second council of Constantinople, third council of Constantinople, second council of Nicaea
14. Spread of Christianity map
15. Branches of Christianity

Origins of Hinduism Interactive Notebook
1. Key vocabulary - atman, avatar, caste, guru, meditation, untouchables, vedas, upanishads, mantra, polytheism, sait, and lotus position
2. The roots of Hinduism - the three Aryan gods - Indra, Agni, and Soma
3. The spread of Hinduism out of India and into southeast Asia
4. Basic beliefs - Dharma, Artha, Samsara, Karma, and Moksha
5. The Trimurti - Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva
6. Other major deities - Lakshmi, Parvati, Shakti, Durga, Kali, Krishna, Rama, Ganesha, Indra, Varuna, Rudra, and Hanuman
7. Hindu creation myths - in the Rigveda, in the Shatapatha, in the Puranas
8. Schools of philosophy - mimamsa, samkhya, yoga, nyaya, vaisheshika
9. Hindu text - Shruti and Smritit
10. Sanskrit epics - the Mahabharata and the Ramayana
11. Traditions - Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism, and Smartism
12. Practices - rituals, rites of passage, Bhakti, festivals, and pilgrimages
13. Hindu festivals - Pongal, Maha Shivaratri, Holi, Vasant Navratri, Rama Navami, Hanuman Jayanti, Sitalsasthi, Deepavali
14. Varnas (the caste system) - Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishyas, Shudras, Untouchables
15. Hindu temples - Shiv, Dakshineswar, Rajarani, Natarajar

Origins of Buddhism Interactive Notebook
1. Key vocabulary - Pali Canon, amitabha, arhat, bodhi tree, Dalai Lama, mantra, mandala, Pure Land Buddhism, sutra, zen, nirvana, Deer Park
2. Life of the Buddha - born, early life, meditations, Bodhi tree
3. Buddhist concepts - dukkha, samsara, rebirth, karma, nirvana
4. The Four Noble Truths - Dukkha, Samudaya, Magga, Niroda
5. The Eightfold Path - right veiw, right resolve, right speech, right action, right livelihood, right effort, right mindfulness, right concentration
6. The three jewels of Buddhism - Buddha, dharma, sangha
7. The Dharmachakra
8. Schools of Buddhism - vajrayana, mahayana, theravada
9 Buddhist monasticism - Avasa, Arama, roles
10. Early Buddhism - 1st and 2nd Buddhist councils
11. Buddhism during the Maurya Empire map
12. Expansion of Buddhism map
13. Buddhist influence - India, central Asia, China, Korea, Japan, Tibet, southeast Asia
14. Buddhist temples - Maya Devi, Mahabodhi, Parinirvana, Tainning, Eihei-ji, Angkor Wat
15. Buddhism vs. Hinduism venn diagram

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