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Dreidel for Hanukkah

Hanukkah - Teacher Resources

Hanukkah, the "Festival of Lights," starts on the 25th day of the Jewish calendar month of Kislev and lasts for eight days and nights. Explore the rich traditions and history of Hanukkah, with our lessons, printables, activities, and resources. Your students will enjoy learning the meaning behind the holiday, creating their own dreidels, singing Israeli children's songs, writing holiday poems, taking Hanukkah-themed quizzes, and much more! You'll find materials that meet the needs of your students, no matter which grade you teach.

Educational Videos

The Story of Hanukkah – Videos & Activities


Celebrations Around the World
Rabbi Benjamin's Buttons Educator's Guide
Happy Holidays
Hanukkah (or Chanukah), the Jewish Festival of Lights
Making a Hanukkah Card
Hanukkah Word Scramble
More Hanukkah Printables

Lesson Plans

Winter Holidays
Holiday Poems
Potato Print Wrapping Paper
Israeli Children's Songs
Holiday Paper Chains
Clay Hanukkah Menorah
Create a Menorah Gallery
More Hanukkah Lessons

Hanukkah Art & Music Activities

Potato Print Wrapping Paper
Holiday Paper Chains
Clay Hanukkah Menorah
Create a Menorah Gallery
More Hanukkah Art & Music Activities

Hanukkah Reading & Language Arts Activities

Holiday Poems
Hanukkah Facts Quiz
Hanukkah Spelling Quiz

Clip Art Images

Menorah 2

Hanukkah Social Studies Activities

The Story of Hanukkah – Videos & Activities
Winter Holidays
Holiday Poems
Potato Print Wrapping Paper
Holiday Paper Chains
Clay Hanukkah Menorah
Jewish Holidays, 2015-2020
Create a Menorah Gallery
Winter Holidays Chart
Hanukkah History
More Popular Hanukkah Social Studies Activities


All About Hanukkah Quiz
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Hanukkah Classroom Activities Gallery
Favorite Hanukkah Activities Slideshow, Grades K-4

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