Arts of the Islamic World: A Teacher’s Guide

Contributed By: Elisheva Cohen
Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: Elementary, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Smithsonian Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Condition of Use: All Rights Reserved

Arts of the Islamic World is a guide and resource for educators who teach about Asian art, history, culture and religion. This resource focuses on three important categories of Islamic art: the art of the book, the art of the mosque, and the art of the portable object. This resource includes detailed overview of each category featuring primary sources from the library collection that can be used in the classroom, along with activities, key vocabulary, and five lesson plans for the elementary, middle and high school classroom. >

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