Lesson Plans on Multifaith

Shared Values Among Faiths

This lesson looks at core values shared by five of the world’s major religion: Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. At a time when religious conflict often appears to be the norm, this lesson highlights the many commonalities and shared values between faiths.

Living the Faith

This lesson looks at the five major world religions—Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam—and how they are practiced in the United States in various venues: at home, at school and at work, and in the larger community. By the end of the lesson, it becomes obvious that while each religion has its own distinct traditions, the five faiths share many observances and practices.