This interactive software for the whiteboard combine the best of BBC video with interactive activities, images and audio resources to help build pupils understanding of the sacred books and stories of four different faiths: Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Sikhism. A helpful book is included that offers support for non-specialist teachers and contains information on a guide to the CD-Rom and how to get the most out of it!
Contents Listing Introduction: The importance of special books and stories The importance of special books and stories Fable of 'The Hare and the Tortoise' Judaism: The Torah Torah scrolls Examples of Jewish sacred texts (history, poetry, proverbs and stories) The Creation stories The Ten Commandments David and Goliath and the Book of Jonah Christianity: The Old and New Testaments The Nativity The Prodigal Son People Jesus met The beginnings of the Christian Church St Paul's shipwreck The story of Mary Jones and her Bible Modern Bible translation and the impact of the Bible Islam: The Qur'an The Prophet Muhammad The revelation and oral tradition of the Qur'an How the Qur'an tells Muslims about worship and behaviour calligraphy Learning the Qur'an and following its teachings The Hadith Sikhism: Guru Nanak and the Sikh gurus The teachings of the Guru Nanak The story of the Vanishing Guru Guru Arjan and the Princes The teachings of the Guru Granth Sahib and how they are followed today
Compatible with Windows XP and above. Not compatible with Mac.