Classroom Resources

Shorashim

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Students research their family history, beginning with the question: “I am Here Now, How Did I Arrive in This Particular Place?” Students interview family... Read more

A Woman’s Place: A WebQuest About Jewish Women in Jewish History

Jewish history stamp of City of David

In the WebQuest, students write biographical pieces on one of thirteen Jewish women, known for their active roles in the history of the Jewish... Read more

A Capital Choice

Jewish history stamp of City of David

In this WebQuest, students help King David pick a new capital city. Students research the history and archaeology of cities in monarchic Israel/Judah.  ... Read more

Chaf-Tet beNovember – The Significance of November 29

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In this web-enhanced lesson, students explore the significance of November 29th in modern Jewish History. Students examine online resources to examine the events that... Read more

Yom Haatzmaut

Jewish history stamp of City of David

Students examine Biblical and Talmudical texts that imply that the modern settlement of the Land of Israel and the establishment of the State of... Read more

Tracking Down Amalek

Jewish history stamp of City of David

This webquest helps students explore the history of the conflict with Amalek from the Tanakh and through history. Click here. Read more

The Quest of the Twelve Tribes

Jewish history stamp of City of David

About the life of King Solomon and the time that was faced by the twelve tribes before their split. Click here. Read more