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The Origins of Judaism
In this Judaism worksheet, students take notes to answer questions about a timeline, then explain the significance of three terms and names to Judaism and the Hebrew people.
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World Religions Project
This is a very well-designed comparative world religions project that offers clear guidelines, expectations, and supplemental materials to support learners in their research process. Class members are divided into groups and must then...
7th - 10th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Creating Differences, Ignoring Similarities
Learners explore 3 religions of the world. In this world religions lesson, students compare and contrast Christianity, Judaism, and Islam as they listen to a lecture and discuss their impressions. Learners also watch and discuss the...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Jews in America at the Time of Growth and Change: Forging New Frontiers
Tenth graders examine the role of Jewish Americans in the 1900s. They examing the changes in industry and inventions. They also identify how Jewish Americans changed society and religious organization.
10th Social Studies & History
Trade and Travel Along the Silk Road
Students examine the religions that developed along the Silk Road. In this compare and contrast lesson, students visit various stations within the classroom to learn about the Silk Road and the two religions that developed. Using a...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History
World History and Geography to 1500 A.D.
Here's a great resource for your curriculum library. The 240-page packet, organized into units by topics, includes sample lesson plans, links to primary and secondary source documents, worksheets, activities, and sample assessments.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Christianity from Judaism to Constantine
How did the religion of Christianity begin, gain prominence, and flourish to become the world's largest religion? The narrator explores the origins and historical context of Christianity, beginning by reviewing Judaism and the covenant...
11 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Three Major Monotheistic Religions
This activity gives young scholars an opportunity to learn about the three major monotheistic religions in a fun and challenging way, while also allowing them to hone their library research skills. Students research one of the three...
8th - 10th Social Studies & History