Celebrate Hanukkah in Israel!
Students explore the Jewish culture and celebrations through an analysis of the "Festival of Lights." The differences in the celebration of holidays forms the basis of this lesson as dreidels are constructed and the game played.
K Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Orb and Effy Learn About Authority
Simplify the teaching of the US Constitution with this primary grade social studies lesson plan. While reading a fun story about an imaginary place called Bubble Land, children learn about the concept of authority and the importance of...
K - 2nd Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
What is a Philanthropist?
What does a philanthropist do? Help your class explore philanthropy using character development and literacy ideas. Learners will define and give examples of philanthropy, listen to The Lion and the Mouse, discuss how the characters help...
K - 2nd Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Children's Literature Across the Curriculum Ideas-Hanukkah Lights, Hanukkah Nights
Young scholars read Hanukkah Lights, Hanukkah Nights by Leslie Himmelman. They complete a variety of cross-curricular activities surrounding the study of Hanukkah. Included are reading, art, math, science, writing, social studies, and...
K - 4th Social Studies & History
40 Ideas for 40 Days
From constructing a colorful paper chain for learners to keep track of their Lenten goals to baskets of plastic eggs filled with suggestions for observing Holy Week, here you'll find a variety of activities and ideas for the forty days...
K - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate Hanukkah in Israel
Students explore Hanukkah and its origins. In this Hanukkah lesson, students discover the history of Hanukkah and its traditions. Students locate Israel on map, hear the story of the menorah and create their own dreidel. Students sing...
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts