Publishing Organization

Unity Productions Foundation


Students evaluate comments made by individuals in the film. The quotes touch upon topics such as Expressions of Faith, Family and Communal Aspects of Muslim Life, Unity and Diversity Among Muslims, Muslims in Mainstream American Society, and Muslim Responses to Extremism in Religion. Students will be better able to distinguish between “Islamic” teachings and “Muslim” practices which may or may not conform to the faith’s widely-held principles and ideals. For use with: Video documentary FRONTLINE: MUSLIMS or standalone.

Type of Resource

Lesson plan, Video

Topic Category
  • People Making Difference
  • Social justice
  • Islam and Muslims
  • Contemporary Muslim regions
  • Current events
  • Lesson plan
  • Video
  • American Muslims
Grade Level
  • Middle School
  • High School