The Koran is the holy book of Islam, one of the world's major religions. Islam is a way of life taught by Allah and the followers of Islam are known as Muslims. The Koran is a book in the Arabic language that Muslims believe to be the actual words of Allah. In the Koran, Allah tells Muslims how they should worship him and also how they should behave towards each other. The Koran is a collection of signs of Allah's existance and instructions for how Muslims should live their lives.
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- 30 April 2007
Recap what the Koran contains - how to worship Allah and how to treat each other, how to look after money and care for the world. Discuss ideas that the class have on how we should treat each other and live our lives, and during a few lessons create a class special book. The class could work in groups to create chapters expressing their opinions. They may include a chapter on friendship, looking after toys, the environment, manners and basic rules (like the Ten Commandments).