Before getting into the early life of Muhammad, it is important to remind students of a few culture conscious rules: 1. never draw an image of Muhammad and 2. be respectful of all religions and philosophies.
This set of resources cover the following topics:
- PPT. and Cloze notes: The Arabian Peninsula before the birth of Muhammad, Mecca as a trade center, polytheism and idol worship, family and clan social structure, bedouin life
- PPT. and Cloze notes: The birth and early life of Muhammad, his call to prophecy, the origins of the Qu'ran and Islam
- PPT and Cloze notes: The Hejira and the Hajj
Alia Klein, "Muhammad's Early Life". September 2007. PowerPoint presentation.