Judaism Teacher Resources
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Classical Religions Chart
Here’s a great way to see the universal as well as particular aspects of six major religions: Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Daoism. Users record information about the founder, main prophets, important figures, core beliefs, the impact on gender roles, how the religion spread, and significant variations.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 14 Downloads
Making Sense of Islam
Students examine the role of the Islamic religion in the Middle East and around the world. They determine that Muslims believe that Islam is a way of life and analyze information on Islamic movements to create both a written and oral report.
6th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 29 Downloads
New Review Inside India
What can a Ganesh statue, hand ornament, and print block tell you about India? Introduce your learners to the geography, history, and culture of India by analyzing primary sources and using the well-designed worksheets provided in this resource.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 28 Views 20 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review High School Writing: Student Guide
Here's an amazing writing guide that deserves a place in your curriculum library. The 136-page packet provides focus lessons on the writing process, expository, persuasive, and timed writing, the Cornell system of note taking, and more. A must-have resource.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Students compare belief systems. In groups, pupils research an assigned religion. They create a chart displaying the geographic origins, founding leaders and major teachings of Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism and Islam. In cooperative groups, students simulate a reporter interviewing members of religious groups.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 23 Views 141 Downloads
Looking Toward a Higher Deity
Sixth graders study the tenets of the five major religions of the world. For this religion lesson, 6th graders investigate the tenets of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, and Judaism by researching and recording on a matrix. They present the information in a Power Point presentation or dramatization.
6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 29 Downloads
Religions of Eastern Asia
Students investigate how religions are created. They identify the basic history, beliefs, and practices of Confucianism, Sikhism, Shinto, Taoism, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, and Judaism. Students are to prepare a poster of their religions similarities/differences.
8th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 46 Downloads
Jewish Assimiliation in Contemporary American Literature
Students read a collection of stories and watch videos to learn about the Jewish assimilation in American literature. In this American literature lesson plan, students watch videos about Judaism, read stories from a contemporary Jewish writer, research the cultural foundation of the Goodbye, Columbus story, and select stories from the New York Times book review website to read and find similar literary techniques.
12th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Anti-Semitism: Past and Present
Students discuss the definition of anti-Semitism. They research the roots of anti-Semitism and the history of anti-Semitism. Students consider current manifestations of anti-Semitic stereotypes and prejudice. Students create ways to challenge anti-Semitic stereotypes and prejudice in their schools and community.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Celebrating African American/Black Leaders in History: Their Religions and Their Legacy
Kick-start Black History Month with a fantastic resource that blends a study of prominent African American leaders in history with information on different religions. Beginning with a brainstorm and then leading into a collaborative timeline activity, your class members will break into groups and read and research the biographical and historical information of such noteworthy figures as Malcolm X, Sojourner Truth, and Dr.
6th - 12th Language Arts 161 Views 125 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Crusades: Voices and Perspectives
Invite your young historians to discover the distinct perspectives of Muslim, European, Jewish, and Byzantine groups during the Crusades. Class members are divided into groups and are given a packet of handouts, including background information, maps, artistic depictions of major figures, and more, to review for a particular historical group.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 66 Views 59 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Islam, the Quran, and the Five Pillars
Support your learners' understanding of Islam and the profound effect it has had on the development of our world community. In this episode of a fabulous history series, Green begins by describing the history of Mohammed, the founder of Islam, and the religion's monotheistic foundation.
13 mins 7th - 10th Social Studies & History 5 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Basis for Our Moral Code (Judaism and Christianity)
Sixth graders consider the history and significance of the Judao-Christian culture through this nine lesson unit. Scenes from the Old and New Testaments are reenacted as students unearth some of the foundations of our Western Culture.
6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Acts of Citizenship: American Jews and Military Service
Young scholars explore how military service displays loyalty and devotion to one's country. Students discuss why people fight in wars, and explore a website to determine how Jews participated during World War II. Young scholars travel to the Cincinnati Museum to extend their knowledge.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
American Jews and Civil Rights
Tenth graders examine the Civil Rights movement of the 1960's and how American Jews were involved. They discuss the responsibilities of any minority or ethnic group. They consider the process of change in politics as well.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads