The Contributions of Muslims to World Civilization
Assignment to hand in: Contributions of Muslims to World Civilization Graphic Organizer [Word Version] & Contributions of Muslims Map
Introduction: Islamic Architecture - Watch the video below to gain an understanding on the Islamic Civilization's contribution to architecture in the world
Step 1: Graphic Organizer: Print out the graphic organizer: Contributions of Muslims to World Civilization (You can type it in Microsoft Word using the link above.)
Step 2: Muslim Contributions to World Civilization: Look at each PICTURE below (click on it for larger version), read the DESCRIPTION, and complete the GRAPHIC ORGANIZER.
Irrigation Techniques and Underground Wells
Geometric and Floral Design
House of Wisdom
Herbal Medicines and Pharmacies
City of Baghdad
Libraries of Cordoba
Music of Muslim Spain
Music Track 1: Shems al-a'shi' ("Sun of the Afternoon")
Music Track 2: Ya Shadi al-Alhan ("Oh Singer of Melodies")
Step 3: Map: Print out the Map of Muslim Contributions to World Civilization and draw the symbol you created from each contribution in the appropriate place on the map.