The role of Women in Islam

Welcome to the eighth lesson of this unit on human rights. We will be focusing on the roles of women within Islam in the lesson today. Please make sure you have a pen and paper ready, and have cleared a quiet space for you to work in. If you have the TV or music on and can turn it off, please do. If you are not using your mobile phone for the lesson, it is best to put it to one side so you are not distracted by it. You will also need two different coloured pens: black or blue and another coloured pen, such as green or red. Click start when you are ready to think hard!

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the traditional Christian view of the role of women?

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Q2.Why do some Christians disagree with the traditional role of women?

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Q3.Which Churches do NOT allow women to lead worship?

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Q4.In the Roman Catholic Church women are allowed to deliver readings in church.

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Q5.Libby Lane was the first...

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the traditional Christian view of the role of women?

1/5

Q2.Why do some Christians disagree with the traditional role of women?

2/5

Q3.Which Churches do NOT allow women to lead worship?

3/5

Q4.In the Roman Catholic Church women are allowed to deliver readings in church.

4/5

Q5.Libby Lane was the first...

5/5

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Status of women in Islam

Thank you very much for taking part in our lesson and working so hard! Below is a quiz just to round off the lesson and see what you can remember after reviewing the last few lessons. Remember, it is ok if you cannot remember all the answers, learning is a process. The questions will give feedback if an answer is incorrect.

Q1.Which of the following is true about the belief of the status of women within Islam?

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Q2.Which of the following best describes the role of women traditionally in Islam?

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Q3.Which of the following is true about women in worship in Islam?

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Q4.In some Islamic countries, there are restrictions on women's rights.

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Q5.All Muslims believe a face covering for women is obligatory.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Status of women in Islam

Thank you very much for taking part in our lesson and working so hard! Below is a quiz just to round off the lesson and see what you can remember after reviewing the last few lessons. Remember, it is ok if you cannot remember all the answers, learning is a process. The questions will give feedback if an answer is incorrect.

Q1.Which of the following is true about the belief of the status of women within Islam?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following best describes the role of women traditionally in Islam?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following is true about women in worship in Islam?

3/5

Q4.In some Islamic countries, there are restrictions on women's rights.

4/5

Q5.All Muslims believe a face covering for women is obligatory.

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Lesson summary: The role of Women in Islam

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