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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

Printables

A Holiday from Another Culture
Celebrations Around the World
Holiday Bingo (K-4)
Rabbi Benjamin's Buttons Educator's Guide
Make and Play the Dreidel Game
Holiday Memory Game
The Story of Hanukkah
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
Make and Play the Dreidel Game
Holiday Paper Chains
Hanukkah Coloring Page
Making a Hanukkah Card
Happy Holidays
Clay Hanukkah Menorah
More Hanukkah Art & Music Activities

Hanukkah Reading & Language Arts Activities

A Holiday from Another Culture
Holiday Poems
Hanukkah Facts Quiz
Hanukkah Spelling Quiz
Hanukkah Word Scramble

Clip Art Images

Menorah
Menorah 2

Hanukkah Social Studies Activities

The Story of Hanukkah – Videos & Activities
A Holiday from Another Culture
Winter Holidays
Holiday Poems
Potato Print Wrapping Paper
Make and Play the Dreidel Game
Holiday Memory Game
Holiday Paper Chains
Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights Exercises
Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights
More Popular Hanukkah Social Studies Activities

Quizzes

All About Hanukkah Quiz
December Holidays Quiz

Slideshows

Favorite December Holiday Printables Slideshow, Grades K-4
Hanukkah Classroom Activities Gallery
December Holidays Printables Slideshow (3-5)
December Holidays Printables Slideshow (K-2)
Favorite Hanukkah Activities Slideshow, Grades K-4

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