Halacha by Action

By: Rabbi Uri Kestenbaum
from Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School

Categories:
Development of Critical and / or Creative Thinking, Real-World Learning

Subject(s) of entry:
Halacha

Pedagogy:
PBL - project based learning, PBL - project based learning

Grade(s) to which this was taught:
8th

Grade(s) for which this will be useful:
Elementary school, Middle school, High school

Students use hands-on obstacle courses, field trips and models to replicate actual Halachic scenarios they are likely to find in their own lives. Students take the knowledge they have studied. research the best ways to implement it and create a life-like interaction with these Halachos.