Judaism Instructions

  • Unit Essential Question: How does time and place drive individual and social identity?

    For this unit, we will be learning about 5 of the major World Religions.  This is a self-paced, self-directed activity.  Read and follow all the instructions.

    1. As a class watch the Judaism 101 video, taking notes in your graphic organizer.
    2. Group 1 read The Shema (The most sacred scripture for Jews) and answer the Sacred Text questions in the graphic organizer. (There is a link below where you can hear the Shema in Hebrew as well)
    3. Group 2 explore the City of David Holy Site and answer the Sacred Space questions in the graphic organiser. 
      • If you have time remaining in this station check out the extention activities at the bottom of the page. 
    4. Groups switch and complete the other activity.
    5. If you feel like you missed something check out the powerpoint to fill in any gaps in knowledge. 

Judaism 101 Video

Judiasm Scripture

  • Read the passage in the link below and answer the questions from the form on the right (after the video questions).

    LINK: Judaism Scripture


City of David (Jerusalem) Virtual Tour

  • Take the Virtual Tour of Jerusalem by clicking the image below.


    Plot the location of Jerusalem, Israel on your World Map.

Extension: The Israel-Palestine conflict a brief simple history