Classroom Resources

A Curriculum in Tefilla for Yeshiva Day Schools

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This curriculum outline for Orthodox day schools will be helpful to teachers teaching tefilla for the first time. Includes emotional, cognitive and skill goals,... Read more

Blue Monday and Friends: Traditional Jewish Holidays Come Alive through the Art of Story-Telling

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In this curricular unit, Geraldine Martin uses puppetry and children’s literature to help young children learn about the Jewish holidays and appreciate and approach... Read more

Lihitraot Lot! Avraham and Lot Separate, Part 2

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Students act out the events of the text and learn about compromise. Read more

Lihitraot Lot! Avraham and Lot Separate, Part 1

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Lesson plan on Bereshit 13:5-11. After studying the text, students act out the separation of Avram and Lot as described in the text. Students... Read more

4MAT Lesson Plan on Vayeshev

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In this 4MAT lesson plan, students learn the story of Vayeshev 37: 5-7 and analyze it’s meaning. Read more

Creation and Shabbat, Part 1

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Students learn about the importance of Shabbat in Judaism by analyzing the literary structure of Bereshit 1-2:3. Even though the creation narrative is split... Read more