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Unit Overview: Islam: practices

Lessons:

13 lessons

Shahadah

In this lesson, we will look at the Shahadah which is one of the 5 pillars of Islam. The main focus will be on an introduction to the 5 pillars. We will also consider, 'What is the Shahadah and how is it found in belief and practice?' Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Corpus Quran' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 1 Quiz
  • 24m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Salah

In this lesson, we will be looking at the pillar of Salah known as prayer. This is the most important and significant pillar out of the Five Pillars of Islam. The main focus of this lesson is to understand what Salah is and its purpose and how Muslims prepare and pray to Allah. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Corpus Quran' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 40m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Zakah

In this lesson, we will be looking at the pillar of Zakah, which is a really interesting part of the Five Pillars of Islam as it looks at and considers the importance of wealth and giving back to the poor. It reminds Muslims of their duty to the poor and that wealth is a gift from Allah. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Corpus Quran' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 27m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Sawm

In this lesson, we will be looking at the pillar of Sawm, one of the Five Pillars of Islam, and a fascinating practice by Muslims globally. Once you have learnt about it you will probably be thinking, 'how do they do that?' This lesson will look at the purpose of fasting, what it looks like in practice, and how it links to Ramadan. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Corpus Quran' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 26m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript

Hajj

In this lesson, we will be looking at the final pillar of Islam known as the Hajj. This is a pilgrimage which has occurred over thousands of years and really emphasises the importance and significance of the history of Islam and the unity of the Ummah and worship. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Quranic Arabic Corpus' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 31m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript

Eid ul-Fitr

In this lesson, we will be looking at the first of the two Id celebrations, Eid ul-Fitr. This is a celebration that occurs at the end of Ramadan and is seen as a special and important festival of celebration. So let's explore how Muslims celebrate and prepare for Id ul-Fitr! Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Quranic Arabic Corpus' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 17m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Eid ul-Adha

In this lesson, we will be looking at the end of the two Id celebrations known as Eid ul-Adha. This is a significant and special Id which occurs during the month of Dhu al Hijjah and commemorates the life of Prophet Ibrahim. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Quranic Arabic Corpus' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 20m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Ashura

In this lesson, we will be looking at the day of Ashura which is historically an important yet tragic event in the history of Islam. We will be considering and examining how both Sunni and Shi'a Muslims remember this day and event. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Quranic Arabic Corpus' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 32m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Khalifah

In this lesson, we will be looking at what is Khalifah in Islam and what are Muslim views on the treatment and the use of the environment. Any reference to verses from the Qur'an mentioned or included within this lesson are sourced from 'Quranic Arabic Corpus' using the Sahih International translation.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 21m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript