Tel Aviv: Israel's Cultural and Financial Capital

Tel Aviv–the bustling, fun, hip, international city. How did it go from piles of sand to the city we know today? 

The video comes with a 5-part educational guide (includes REVIEW, DISCUSSION, ACTIVITIES, REFLECTION, FURTHER LEARNING) that can be viewed online and/or downloaded as a PDF, along with a Kahoot game. 

This is part of a series titled History of Israel Explained.

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From its Scottish urban planner to the origins of its name, there’s more history to Tel Aviv than meets the eye. The city, which transformed from a small town in the 1930s, emulated European cities while fitting its Middle Eastern landscape. Today, it is a hub of technology, culture, diversity and, of course, beach-lovers.

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