This Women's Benevolent Societies lesson plan also includes:
Students read and discuss the highlights from the background essay on Jewish women's charitable institutions. They discuss the 1921 "New Year's Wish" cover of The Jewish Woman, the journal of the National Council of Jewish Women. Students read the excerpt from "An Interview With Mrs. Hannah G. Solomon". They discuss the excerpt from the Solomon interview: Why did women create all-female organizations based primarily on charity and religion?