Sounds of Sirens

Learn about the tradition of the siren and moments of silence in Israel on Yom HaZikaron. Challenge students to remain silent for two minutes and create your own brief rituals for these observances.

Best suited for 4th - 12th graders.

Additional Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha'atzma'ut resources are available from here.

Includes one downloadable activity.



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  • Day Schools and Yeshivas
  • Early Childhood
  • Family Engagement