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Mecca

Famous Places
  • Int
  • 2 hours
  • 2

Mecca is Islam's holiest city. Muslims turn toward Mecca five times a day to pray. Islam was founded in Mecca by the Prophet Mohammed in the 7th century.

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • holiest
  • pray
  • narrow
  • valley
  • originally
  • founded
  • cubed
  • able-bodied
  • pilgrimage
  • rituals
  • stampedes
  • violent
  • demonstration