A KS3 lesson about the Qur'an from an Islam unit of work. Can also be taught as part of a unit of work on sacred texts or as a stand alone lesson. The aim of this lesson is teach students what the Qur'an is, its importance, how it is used and make comparisons to other sacred texts. There are lots of opportunities for students to become involved in the lesson e.g. reading, discussion, sharing learning.
This lesson uses the Sue Penney ISLAM TEXTBOOKS, however you can use other textbooks with information about the Qur'an or information from online (i.e. BBC learning zone). The aim of this task is to introduce what the Qur'an is, its importance and how it is used.
Additional note: This lesson can be taught at KS2 to older students. It may need adapting to suit the ability of the class.