Publishing Organization

Unity Productions Foundation

Description/Annotation

This website provides information on acquiring streaming rights for the documentary film The Sultan and the Saint, the story of the encounter between St. Francis of Assisi and Sultan of Egypt al-Malik al-Kamil, during the fifth Crusade. The lessons include background on the film, a series of videos with discussion questions and associated lesson plans, and historical and cultural enrichment materials. Teachers can register to get free classroom resources in the form of a complete pdf of the lesson material.

Type of Resource

VIDEO, INTERACTIVE WEBSITE, LESSON PLANS

Topic Category
  • Islamic history and civilization
  • Islamic art
  • world religions
  • world history
  • Crusades
Grade Level
  • Middle School
  • High School