Age 10-12: Cultural Contributions - Civil Society

Continuing with the exploration of cultural contributions, students will look at Islamic culture and its contributions to civil society. This section will look at different types of government, the origins of Islam and historical points in Islamic culture. Students will then learn a few points on where Islam is today.

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Curricular Connections:

Grade 6 – Social Studies

Citizens Participating in Decision Making
Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the dynamic relationship between governments and citizens as they engage in the democratic process.

Historical Models of Democracy: Ancient Athens and the Iroquois Confederacy
Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the democratic principles exemplified by ancient Athens and the Iroquois Confederacy.

Curriculum Connection Activities

ACTIVITY: Islamic Democracy - (PDF)
ACTIVITY: Malaysia - (PDF)
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