Judaism Revealed

By: Mrs. Channie Weiss
from Charlotte Jewish Day School

Category:
Real-World Learning

Subject(s) of entry:
Judaica - Chagim

Pedagogy:
UBD - understanding by design

Grade(s) to which this was taught:
4-5

Grade(s) for which this will be useful:
4, 5, 6

The units of the Judaism Revealed program are lessons and units utilizing the “Understanding By Design” methodology as a springboard to build a curriculum that does not sacrifice depth, meaning and Jewish content when creating a universal message for a multi-denominational elementary school audience. The lessons delve into the depth of the holiday allowing the students to taste the relevance that the holiday has for them in the 21st century.