Take your students on an informative and fun-filled tour of Israel!
Click here for a free interactive demo and the full teachers guide for the Welcome to Israel digital companion.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
Full-color photos, maps, and whimsical illustrations help make the excitement of Israel come alive. Best of all, Welcome to Israel! develops students' love for Israel and makes them want to visit the country--for real! Features include:
Welcome to Israel! presents the miracle of the Jewish state with a sense of wonder, humor, and pizzazz. It introduces students to Israel's history; geography; and political, commercial, and cultural life. Israel's struggle to coexist peacefully with its neighbors is presented in a thoughtful and age-appropriate way. The book also tells kids about Israelis their own age: what they do for fun, their favorite sports and foods, and what their schools are like.
"My Hebrew Dictionary": Key Hebrew words in Hebrew and English translation
"Living Jewish Values": Mitzvot associated with the chapter content
"It's a Fact" and "Did You Know?": Intriguing information about Israel
"Map It Out": Map-reading activities that develop students' knowledge of Israel's geography
- probing questions to develop students' critical-thinking skills
- biblical quotes to enhance historical and spiritual perspectives
- creative reinforcement and enrichment activities
ABOUT THE DIGITAL COMPANION:
Explore the history, geography, and cultural life of Israel as the pages of the book come alive with this multimedia supplement. Students will play interactive games, design posters, watch videos and slideshows, and manipulate an interactive map.
The digital companion to Welcome to Israel requires Adobe Reader (free download) and has a built-in teachers guide including suggestions for how to utilize each of the interactive elements with your students.