Publishing Organization

Islamic Networks Group (ING)


Eulogized simultaneously as the “George Washington of Algeria” and savior of Christians in Syria, the remarkable story of Emir Abd El-Kader makes for a great narrative and teaching moment in history. This curriculum chronicles his life from Algeria to Syria, and complements the study of North Africa, Arab, and Muslim history in the context of social sciences content standards. Consists of 5 lessons.

Type of Resource

Lesson plan

Topic Category
  • People Making Difference
  • Islamic history and civilization
  • Contemporary Muslim regions
  • World history
Grade Level
  • Middle School
  • High School