Judaism Teacher Resources
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We Are the Guardians of the Earth
Students understand their responsibility to the world. In this religion, philanthropy lesson, students research the life of Aaron Feuerstein and his views of the responsibility of a person to his world. Students complete several worksheets.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Feathers in the Wind: A Jewish American Story
Students examine cultural diversity. In this Jewish culture lesson, students explore the contemporary culture of Jews as the read folktales and more recent stories that embody the culture and compare it to their own.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 22 Downloads
Rome: Republic to Empire
Sixth graders discuss the rise of Rome from a republic to a dictatorship. In small groups, they role-play as congress people debating whether or not to give the president more powers. In another activity, 6th graders produce television interviews with leaders from ancient history.
6th Social Studies & History 39 Views 158 Downloads
Ethical Dilemmas in Teaching the Holocaust
Students are exposed to a variety of readings about the Nazi Party and concentration camps. Using the readings as a guide, they identify moral issues that we all face studing the Holocaust. They decide to work together to end bigotry and hatred in the world today.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 18 Downloads
Lessons from the Holocaust; Hitler's Germany
Learners explore Nazi Germany by completing several worksheets. In this Adolf Hitler lesson, students identify Hitler's role in the holocaust, his role in the German community and his mindset. Learners read the poem "The Hangman" by Maurice Ogden and complete worksheets dealing with anti-semitism, mass murder and power.
4th - 7th Social Studies & History 18 Views 86 Downloads
Students write an essay and create illustrations of Jewish culture. For this literature-response lesson plan, students read various Jewish folktales. As they read, students study the geographical, cultural, and historical background of the tales.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
World Religion Day: Reading Activities
If your class is observing World Religion Day in January, use this resource to provide a research and response opportunity. A short informational reading (available as an MP3 download for auditory learners and listening exercises) is the foundation for several activities, promoting comprehension and literacy.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 56 Downloads
Students describe, illustrate, and present main beliefs of Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Animism, Judaism, or Christianity religion. They share with a partner their most significant fact about each leader interviewed. Students use at least five of their intelligences, present the main beliefs of one of the main world religions or philosophies.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
When, Where and How Many -- and Why?
Learners review photographs and create a timeline of events related to the Holocaust. In this WWII lesson, students match photographs with events and identify key locations on historical maps. Learners graph population changes over time and view film clips on concentration camps.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 20 Downloads
Writing Exercise: The Spread of Islam II
Prompt your class to write about the spread of Islam. They'll answer three essay questions about Islam. They explain how Islam spread into Africa, Asia, and Europe, compare and contrast Islam, Christianity, and Judaism, then describe Islamic Law.
7th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 15 Downloads
Jewish Culture Through Food Recipes
Students engage in studying Jewish culture through the experience of tasting and eating different foods. They answer key questions that are used to guide the lesson. The foods of Americans is contrasted with the Jewish foods.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Golda Meir: Israeli Political Leader
Students complete readings and mini-lectures to explore the life of Golda Meir, Israeli leader. They study her biography, discuss their research, write response journals and compare her government with its US counterpart.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads