Thursday, March 6, 2014

The Beliefs of Buddhism - Nirvana and the Eightfold Path


Today's Learning Objective  Know the life and moral teachings of the Buddha.

Warm-Up  Read about the Buddhist concept of nirvana here.  Answer questions here.  

The Eightfold Path - Google Research and Presentation Activity  Continue reading about the Eightfold Path here, here, and here.  Take notes on what you learn by using the Google Doc here. Next, synthesize the information you've collected by adding text to each slide on the Google Presentation you started yesterday.  Make sure to explain in your own words what each step is about and try to provide examples for each.  Let's aim to finish this project by the end of class on Friday.  This assignment will count towards your assessment grade. Show me what you've learned!