The 5 pillars of Islam

In RE today we were learning about how Muslims respect their God. We found out about the 5 pillars of Islam:

  • Shahada: Faith.
  • Salat: prayer.
  • Zakāt: charity.
  • Sawm: fasting.
  • Hajj: pilgrimage to Mecca.

Once we had talked about them, we played a matching game where we had to match up the information to the right pillar.

Then we created our own information poster in the shape of a pillar about one of the pillars. We are going to cut them out and make our own temple with them! I was particularly impressed by the Arabic writing some of the children did on their pillar! It’s interesting for us to see and learn about other languages.

 

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