Recommended for: Grades K-6
Number of pages: 65
Editable: Yes, all text is editable
Formats: PPT, Google Slides, and PDF
Duration: 1-2 class periods (45 minutes each)
***: This lesson was written by a non-Muslim librarian, but I have done all I can to ensure the authenticity of the information. It is thoroughly-researched and includes source information in notes section of each slide. I also sent it to a sensitivity reader (who is Muslim) to check for .
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- –all text is ; you choose which slides you want to use.
- –8.5″ X 11″ (for printing) and 16 X 9 (for presenting)
- walk you and your students through a library lesson and discussion of Ramadan.
- that are great for extending lessons or scrolling in the library during checkout and downtimes.
- All in the presentation are also listed on a separate “Recommended Reads” list. The list is great to hand out to parents, teachers, and students looking for high-quality, interesting books related to the theme of Ramadan and Islam. All titles were selected specifically for Grades K-6 and received positive professional reviews for use with Grades K-6.
- of how I have used themed library lessons like this one for storytime on the “Specials” rotation. (10 pages, PDF)
- Google™ Classroom Basics (4 pages, PDF)
- Instructions on how to set up PPT slide timings for (2 pages, PDF)
- and lesson plan (2 pages)
- slide and how-to link (“religion”)
- introduction to religion, Islam, and holy days. Emphasizes how major world religions are the same and different.
- information about Ramadan, fasting, mosques, iftar, and Eid al-Fitr
- three discussion questions about etiquette for non-Muslims: Should you offer your fasting friend food? Should you eat food in front of your friend who is fasting? Should you go to iftar if invited?
- Every slide in the presentation is , high-resolution clipart and photos for K-6.
- 39 slides for Grades K-6
- and about Islam, Mecca, iftar, suhoor, chewing gum, hijab, Muslim foods, breaking the fast, mosques around the world, and hajj
- 14 visual ; all feature Muslim characters and customs
- Vocabulary words: and
- This week’s birthdays, weekly and daily agenda slides