Appealing, age appropriate activities such as Hanuman the Monkey King stick puppets, Arabic alphabet calligraphy, date recipes for Ramadan, peacock feather art, paper airplanes, and sand play for Zen gardening. Check out the Sample Lessons
Sample Lessons and Introduction- download these Word Documents
Session #7 Islam - Sitti's Secrets
An American girl misses her "sitti," or Palestinian grandmother who lives across the ocean.
Session #13 Buddhism - The Mountains of Tibet.
A young boy grows up in Tibet and loves to fly kites. Upon his death, he is offered all kinds of choices about his next life.
Check out the Introduction, describing the unique aspects of "Picture Book World Religions."
Picture Book World Religions, Hindu, Islamic and Buddhist sessions and activities for Primary grades. 2006. 108 pp., 15 sessions. Hard copy format: 3 ring notebook easy for teachers to use.
Note: The picture books are not included with the curriculum. You can order these picture books from your local library or bookseller. I have also made a Listmania@ List at Amazon.com based on these books.
Note: Three of the books have become expensive as used books. I suggest the alternates below. They are also listed on the Listmania List.
Session # 1 Introduction - Sacred Places
Session # 2 Hinduism - Rama and Sita; alternate "The Little Book of Hindu Deities"