Jewish Holidays

Find quality educational resources that align with our Jewish holiday videos.

Chanukah Lesson Guide

This 4-page curriculum, based on the episode by our screenwriter Matthue Roth, includes comprehension and discussion questions, an activity about resisting oppression, another explaining how to make your own Chanukah music video, a third compare/contrast exercise with G-dcast Spins Chanukah to another Chanukah film- Lights: The Miracle of Chanukah. This lesson also comes with a detailed essay prompt to be completed at home.

This curriculum was written by Evan Wolkstein.

Chanukah “I Am Fine” Song Lyrics

Sing along to “I Am Just Fine,” a Chanukah song by Dan Saks.

Tu B’Shvat Lesson Guide

This 4-page lesson focuses on the stories of Honi the Circle Maker found in the Mishna (Taanit 3:8) and the Talmud (Ta’anit 23a). The lesson includes comprehension and discussion questions, as well as active learning activities about creating rituals, the fruits of Tu B’Shvat, and the red and white wine mix of this festival’s seder.

This curriculum was written by Evan Wolkstein.

Tu B’shvat Source Sheet

This free source sheet is a perfect addition to teaching the rituals and values of Tu B’shvat. This source sheet includes the Talmudic story of Honi the Circle Maker (Talmud Bavli – Masechet Ta’anith 23a) in English.

Passover Lesson Guide

This 7-page curriculum focusing on the Haggadah’s famous Four Sons includes activities excellent for both the classroom and the seder table. The lesson features an expanded menu of discussion questions perfect for table conversation, and an in-depth examination of each Son’s unique personality. Download this lesson and learn the answers to the G-dcast Global Seder Quiz!

This curriculum was written by Evan Wolkstein.

High Holidays Complete Lesson Guide

We have everything you need to teach about the Jewish High Holy Days. This bargain holiday bundle that includes our Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur videos.

Rosh Hashana Lesson Guide

Focusing on Prodezra Beats’ musical rendition of Akedah (the binding of Isaac), this 4-page curriculum includes comprehension and discussion questions, hands-on activities for a range of age groups, and an inner monologue/dialogue writing exercise between Abraham and Isaac.

This curriculum was written by Evan Wolkstein

eScapegoat Complete Curriculum

eScapegoat is a project of BimBam, the nonprofit Jewish media studio that sparks connections to Judaism through digital storytelling for all ages. eScapegoat is a web app to help you atone your sins before Yom Kippur. This complete curriculum includes discussions and activities for students ages 8+ with specific curriculum for teens and adults.

Sofar Callin’ Rosh Hashanah Song Lyrics

Sing along to our Shofar Callin’ Rosh Hashanah song featuring Prodezra Beats.

Shofar Callin’ Rosh Hashanah Song (MP3)

Shofar Callin’ connects the story Jews read on Rosh Hashanah, the New Year — when God tells Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac — with the ritual blowing of the Shofar, or ram’s horn. — Find out how the Jewish New Year is WAY more than just a day to spend in synagogue, and how the call of the Shofar can be spiritually meaningful in your daily life. Watch our video too!

Song features Prodezra Beats, an independent artist, broke out big on the scene when he produced the track for “Change” with Y-Love & DeScribe, released on Shemspeed.

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