Hinduism and Buddhism:
Lessons for World History
This page is primarily intended as a resource for teachers of World History at the high school level. It organizes lesson plans and other materials for teaching Hinduism and Buddhism into the categories of history, world view, and ritual. These categories are simply an organizational device and do not reflect a corresponding division or distinction in the religious traditions themselves. I find these categories useful for approaching the study of a religious tradition as I think it is essential for students to:
Teachers will find content, assessments, activities and resources for teaching students about the Hindu and Buddhist traditions by following the links to the left.