The Miracles of Intelligence


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Sample of Chanukah activities from resource page

A sample of intelligence categories and activity ideas


A thorough collection of activities that allow students to engage with Chanukah through diverse methods and perspectives. Utilizing Dr. Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences, this list includes classroom and home Chanukah ideas for every type of learner. Educators can use this list to write unique lesson plans tailored to the specific learning demographics of their classrooms.

Over 30 unique Chanukah activities sorted into 9 intelligence types:

  • Logical/mathematical
  • Verbal/linguistic
  • Visual/spatial
  • Musical/rhythmic
  • Body/kinesthetic
  • Naturalistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Intrapersonal
  • Existential

This lesson is part of a larger collection of Chanukah resources. The full list can be found here:



  • After School and Beyond
  • Congregational Learning
  • Day Schools and Yeshivas
  • Teen Engagement
  • Early Childhood