Creating a compare and contrast chart is a great way for students to display their knowledge about the major world religions such as Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, and Sikhism. In this activity, students will fill in important information about each major world religion using text and illustrations that include symbols, characters, infographics, scenes, or objects.
Topics that are helpful for students to track include:
Students can use the chart as a way to take notes as they learn about each religion and then use the chart as a study guide. Alternatively, a teacher may have students create the chart as a final assessment.
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Objective: Create a storyboard chart of the major world religions such as: Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, and Sikhism. Highlight important facts about each religion such as where its followers live in the world, how many followers it has today, when it originated and important symbols or objects.
Grade Level 6-8
Difficulty Level 3 (Developing to Mastery)
Type of Assignment Individual or Partner
Type of Activity: Compare and Contrast with T-ChartsCommon Core Standards
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