Classroom Resources Tag: Bereshit

Lentil Soup for Parashat Toldot (נזיד עדשים)

Looking for a quick and easy lentil soup to prepare, in honor of the weekly reading? Bereshit chapter 25, verse 34: “And Jacob gave... Read more

Focus on… Weekly Torah Portion

This resource provides questions to help teachers kick-start discussions about Parashat Hashavua in their classrooms. The questions are appropriate for use in schools, camps,... Read more

The Purchase of the Meorat HaMachpelah

Avraham’s negotiations and his subsequent purchase of the Meorat HaMachpela, teach us about ancient culture and behavior. Read more

Creation and Shabbat, Part 2

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

Prepare to Escape! The Survival of Lot

Students learn the story of Lot leaving Sdom (Bereshit 19:15-22) by playing a matching game. Read more

Prepare to Escape! The Survival of Lot

Students learn the story of Lot leaving Sdom (Bereshit 19:15-22) by playing a matching game. Read more

Are There Camels in Canaan?

A study of the first verse in Parashat Lekh Lekha, to help gain an understanding of the spiritual and physical environment that surrounded Avraham.... Read more

The Yerusha, Part 2

Two-lesson unit on Bereshit 15: 1-8. Students learn about God’s promise to grant Avram a child. Intensive text-study. Includes worksheets. Read more

The Yerusha, Part 1

Two-lesson unit on Bereshit 15: 1-8. Students learn about God’s promise to grant Avram a child. Intensive text-study. Includes worksheets. Read more

Milchemet Hamelachim, Part 4

Four-lesson unit on Bereshit 14: 1-24. Students participate in multiple intelligences exercises in order to understand the battle of the kings. Includes worksheets. Read more
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