53 Chanukah Activities


This diverse Chanukah list includes 53 activities ranging from Talmud study, to a closer look at olive oil, to music, plays, and discussion ideas. Students will have the opportunity to bring Chanukah into their classrooms, homes, and communities. Educators can find exciting lesson plan activities to create or supplement a classroom Chanukah experience. Families, too, can use these ideas to create meaningful memories around the menorah this holiday season.

This resource includes visual, auditory, and kinesthetic Chanukah activities. From art projects to research, dancing and discussion, this exhaustive list of Chanukah ideas covers a wide spectrum of modalities in Jewish learning.



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