Classroom Resources

Unit on Thievery and Fraud for Junior High Schools and High Schools

Israeli stamp of Worms mahzor

This unit on gzela and gneva includes sources in Hebrew and English and study questions. By Yehuda Eisenberg. Reproduced with permission. Read more

Jesus and Jewish Values

Jewish history stamp of City of David

This webquest explores why the vast majority of Jews did not follow Jesus’s teachings in the time period when he lived.   Click here. Read more

Model Zionist Conference – 1903

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Students participate in an imaginary Zionist conference which brings together Zionist and anti-Zionist leaders from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This unit was... Read more

Rosh Hashana as a Day of Judgment 2

Jewish holiday stamp of Rosh Hashana

Students engage in independent text-study to learn about Rosh Hashana as a day of judgment. Read more

Rosh Hashana as a Day of Judgment 1

Jewish holiday stamp of Rosh Hashana

Students engage in independent text-study to learn about Rosh Hashana as a day of judgment. Read more

Researching the Development of Torah She Be’al Peh (Project) 1

Israeli stamp of Worms mahzor

This is a self-directed project in which students create a timeline of the development of Torah Sheh Ba’al Peh. Read more

Social Action and Responsibility 6

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Students review basic terms (chesed and tzeddakah) and are given their final assignment—-to research and produce a written or video advertisement for their favorite... Read more