The star of David
Hanukkah is the Jewishfestival of lights.It is celebrated inNovember or Decemberfor 8 days.
Who celebrates Hanukkah?People called Jews, celebrateHanukkah.They believe that God createdeverything.They read stories fr...
This Jewish family are celebrating Hanukkah in December by lighting the menorah. Theyremember when the Jews rebuilt their ...
Each night of Hanukkah a candle is added to themenorah until all eight candles are alight on thelast day.It reminds Jewish...
What was the miracle of the lamp?When the Syrians destroyed the Jewish temple, 2000 years ago in Jerusalem, the Jewish peo...
The Jews defeated the Syrians andrebuilt their temple. They dedicated itto God.
They wanted to light a lamp in the templebut there was only enough oil to keep itburning for 1 night.    It kept burning f...
This menorah stands just outside theWhite House in Washington, USA.
During Hanukkah Jewish children aregiven chocolate coins called gelt.
During Hanukkah Jewish people eat Latkes.They are potato cakes made fromgrated potato , eggs, onion and flour.
Jewish children play with dreidel.They are four–sided spinning tops.
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--Hanukkah

  1. 1. The star of David
  2. 2. Hanukkah is the Jewishfestival of lights.It is celebrated inNovember or Decemberfor 8 days.
  3. 3. Who celebrates Hanukkah?People called Jews, celebrateHanukkah.They believe that God createdeverything.They read stories from the oldTestament in a special book calledthe Torah.
  4. 4. This Jewish family are celebrating Hanukkah in December by lighting the menorah. Theyremember when the Jews rebuilt their temple 2000 years ago.
  5. 5. Each night of Hanukkah a candle is added to themenorah until all eight candles are alight on thelast day.It reminds Jewish people of the miracle of the lamp.....
  6. 6. What was the miracle of the lamp?When the Syrians destroyed the Jewish temple, 2000 years ago in Jerusalem, the Jewish people were sad.
  7. 7. The Jews defeated the Syrians andrebuilt their temple. They dedicated itto God.
  8. 8. They wanted to light a lamp in the templebut there was only enough oil to keep itburning for 1 night. It kept burning for 8 nights! What a miracle!
  9. 9. This menorah stands just outside theWhite House in Washington, USA.
  10. 10. During Hanukkah Jewish children aregiven chocolate coins called gelt.
  11. 11. During Hanukkah Jewish people eat Latkes.They are potato cakes made fromgrated potato , eggs, onion and flour.
  12. 12. Jewish children play with dreidel.They are four–sided spinning tops.
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