Islam Empire of Faith Video Link
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3. Movie Questions
Geography of the Arabian Peninsula
Islamic Research Activity:
1/29-1/30: Today's assignment, you will be researching information to answer 1 of the following questions. On Friday, you will write at least 2 paragraphs and draw an illustration to answer this question. make sure when you research that you gather enough information to be successful in your writing.
1. How did the cultural expressions reflect Islamic values? What role does religion play in cultural expression?
2. Do you think the spread of Islam lead to the growth of trade and technology? Defend your answer with your research.
a) What is the role of religion in art? Books? Movies? TV?
3. How did a disagreement over leadership following Muhammad's death affect Islam? Tell which side you agree with and defend it with your research.
a) choose a side to agree with
b) defend your answer with your research
You will use the following links below to research your information and take notes.
Cultural Achievements of Islam and Muslim Empires: (Choose 3)
Technology & Trade: (Choose 3)