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.
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Celebrate Hanukkah in Israel
Explore Hanukkah and its origins with a social studies lesson. Learners discover the history of Hanukkah and its traditions. They locate Israel on a map, hear the story of the menorah and create their own dreidel. Afterwards, they sing...
Pre-K - K Social Studies & History