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7 edition of The Hanukkah Story (Holiday Stories) found in the catalog.

The Hanukkah Story (Holiday Stories)

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Published by Smart Apple Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Holidays - Jewish,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Religion,
  • Religion - General,
  • Hanukkah,
  • Holidays

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRachael Phillips (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8790236M
    ISBN 101583404902
    ISBN 109781583404904


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The last two pages of the story briefly explain how Hanukkah is celebrated today, and I love the last line of the book: "Hanukkah celebrates one of the first fights for religious freedom". Religious freedom is an important value in our home and in my daughter's school so it was a great fit for us/5().

The story of Hanukkah does not appear in the Torah because the events that inspired the holiday The Hanukkah Story book after it was written.

It is, however, mentioned in the New Testament, in which Jesus. The Hanukkah Story for Kids Ages 6+ WATCH Enjoy a special read aloud of the Hanukkah book, Antlers With Candles, or learn to light the Hanukkah candles, sing a holiday song, make sufganiyot, and more.

A Hanukkah Storybook" is a delightful 10 1/4 inch by 11 1/4 inch 40 page children's picture book with a simple message of family relationships, appreciations, and celebrations/5(7).

While not a new book, Stephanie Spinner's It's a Miracle. A Hanukkah Storybook, is new to us. We found this one at our school's book fair and it is a great little gem. This book manages to tell a little bit about the story of Hanukkah while also showing how it really is about 4/5.

The Revolt of the Maccabees: The True Story Behind Hanukkah. The ancient Israelites, led by Judas Maccabeus, did vanquish the oppressor Antiochus - but Greek rule would only be shaken off 20 years later under Judas' younger brother. A must-read before the holiday begins Elon Gilad.

Send me email alerts for new articles by Elon Gilad. Hanukkah, Jewish festival that begins on Kislev 25 (in December, according to the Gregorian calendar) and is celebrated for eight days. Hanukkah reaffirms the ideals of Judaism and commemorates in particular the rededication of the Second Temple of Jerusalem by.

Follow along with Grandma as she reads aloud SHMELF THE HANUKKAH ELF. Shmelf is given a special task by Santa. Listen as Grandma reads this Hanukkah Story and find out what it is.

Join Grandma for. Perhaps the most famous part of the story is what happened next: a tiny jar of oil kept the candles burning for the full eight days.

However, this detail does not appear in any Jewish texts until years later in the Talmud, mentioned in a larger discussion of why Hanukkah observance is so important. Reprinted with permission from Celebrate Author: Lesli Koppelman Ross. Five Favorite Hanukkah Stories for Kids.

Linda Glaser | The Children’s Book Review | Novem Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story. Written by Fran Manushkin. Illustrated by Robin Spowart. In this sweet humorous story, a family in the old country is caught by an early blizzard without food for Hanukkah.

The Jewish people prayed and thanked God for these miracles. Every year during Hanukkah, Jews light menorahs for eight days to remember the miracles that happened long ago. Find Hanukkah activities, recipes, story ideas, and more on the PJ Library Hanukkah hub.

«Find more activities, book lists, interviews, and recipes. Novem Hanukkah in Alaska is unlike anywhere else. Snow piles up over the windows. Daylight is only five hours long. And one girl finds a moose camped out in her backyard, right near her favorite blue swing.

She tries everything to lure it away: apples, carrots, even cookies. But it just keeps eating more tree. It's not until the last night of Hanukkah that a familiar Jewish holiday tradition.

It is a simple story of Hanukkah for children, featuring a Dreidel who goes back in time to learn the basic origins of the holiday. It is a beautifully illustrated and fun way to explain the story of Hanukkah for kids. This book is one of our Signature Favorites range.

The story follows a Dreidel which is personalized with your child’s name.5/5(1). Under Syrian Rule. More than years ago there was a time when the land of Israel was part of the Syrian-Greek Empire, dominated by Syrian rulers of the dynasty of the Seleucids.

In order to relate the story that led up to Chanukah, we shall start with Antiochus III, the King of Syria, who reigned from to ( B.C.E.). He had waged war with King Ptolemy of Egypt over the. The Hanukkah story is based on historical events that took place in BCE in Jerusalem.

After the Second Temple in Jerusalem was desecrated by the Seleucid Emperor Antiochus IV and his Greco-Syrian troops, Jewish priest Mattathias and his sons rebelled. Retaking Jerusalem and the Temple, they lit the holy lamp (the menorah) but had only Author: Ariela Pelaia. The story was retold in different versions.

According to one version, it happened during the time of the Maccabean revolt against Syrian oppression, and Yehudit was a daughter of Yochanan the high priest, father of the Hasmonean family. At any rate, the heroic deed of Yehudit has inspired faith and courage in the hearts of Jews throughout the ages.

Great book, but some of it was too graphic for younger children. My Two Holidays: A Hanukkah and Christmas Story The Story of Hanukkah Celebrations: Hanukkah, Christmas, the Chinese New Year Happy Hanukkah, Corduroy Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins: 25th Anniversary Edition The Borrowed Hanukkah Latkes (Albert Whitman.

From the Good Night Our World series comes a Hanukkah-themed edition to help lull the littlest of readers to sleep during the holiday season. The story encourages singing along to "Rock of Ages," reading the Torah together, and so much more - a perfect.

This book offers a good explanation of Hanukkah traditions in folk tale form. Wondering if Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story is OK for your kid. Set preferences and get age-appropriate recommendations with Common Sense Media Plus.4/5. Readers join a cute family and their dog as they light the menorah, eat latkes, unwrap gifts, sing songs, play dreidel, eat chocolate Hanukkah gelt, and march like Maccabees during the eight nights of Hanukkah in this cute page board book.

Includes 3D-feelingart by Viviana Garofoli "Magazine. The story of Hanukkah is set in the Seleucid Empire, an area that included Babylonia as well as much of Anatolia, Persia, the Levant, Mesopotamia, and the areas now known as Kuwait, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Turkmenistan.

The empire was founded by Seleucus I Nicator after the. LoveBook is the most unique Personalized Hanukkah Gifts you could ever give to someone you love.

Create your own personalized book of reasons why you love someone. LoveBook is. This is still my personal favorite Hanukkah book. Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler) does a brilliant job of incorporating the history of Hanukkah into the story of a disgruntled latke who is sick of Christmas decorations who assume he’s part of their holiday.

Plus the kids get to scream on every other page. We're covering the Hanukkah story and Hanukkah traditions: the Hanukkah menorah and candles, Hanukkah decorations and gifts, Hanukkah blessings, and 17 lessons and projects for kids to learn about the Festival of Lights.

Our guest contributor also covers why her Christian family honors a Jewish holiday. The most famous story about that rededication comes from our Talmud, where we read that, when the Maccabees walked into the Temple, they found only enough oil to light the menorah (lamp) for one day – but miraculously, that small amount of oil lasted for eight days, which is.

Hanukkah falls on the eve of the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev and lasts eight days. That lands it somewhere in December on the Gregorian calendar (though in it fell on Thanksgiving in November, an extremely rare occurrence). Also called the Festival of Lights, Hanukkah celebrates events from more than 2, years ago.

Some of our most popular Hanukkah coloring books include Let's Celebrate Chanukah Coloring Book, My Favorite Chanukah Coloring Book, Chanukah Story Coloring Book, My Jewish Holiday Fun Book, 10 Little Rabbis Celebrate Chanukah Coloring Book, The Jewish Holidays Coloring Book, The Story of Chanukah Coloring Book and more.

Hanukkah is a minor holiday in Judaism, but culturally, at least in the U.S., it’s taken on more importance thanks to its proximity to Christmas. As Jewish book-loving parents we sometimes found it challenging to find Hanukkah books.

So here’s a list of recommended Hanukkah books for younger children. Light the Candles by Joan Holub ( years). The story of how Judah saved the Jews and their beliefs from King Antiochus is beautifully told and richly illustrated in The Hanukkah Story.

The book also includes information about the significance of the Hanukkah festival today, a Hanukkah recipe, and instructions for the game of dreidel. Ultimate Sticker Book: Hanukkah – Covering all aspects of the Jewish festival of lights – from the story of the miracle of the oil lamp, to the lighting of the Hannukah menorah, to the special foods eaten during this holiday – theUltimate Hanukkah Sticker Book makes learning about Jewish festivals fun.

- Explore fortunateizzi's board "Hanukkah Children's Books", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Hanukkah, Childrens books and Books pins. T here’s a version of the story of Hanukkah, the Jewish holiday that begins on Sunday evening, that many modern-day celebrants probably know.

It goes like this: During a Author: Ashley Ross. Sunday evening marks the beginning of the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. Jews celebrate their victory over a tyrant king and the rededication of the Temple in. Chanukah is an eight day holiday which begins on the 25th day of the month of Kislev.

It marks the miraculous victory of the Jews, led by the Maccabees, against Greek persecution and religious oppression. In addition to being victorious in war, another miracle occurred: When the Maccabees came to rededicate the Temple, they found only one flask of oil with which to light the Menorah.

This charming story is reminiscent of Tomie dePaola’s Strega Nona. The illustrations are done in a Russian folk-art style that accurately reflects the setting and time period of the story. The Story of Hanukkah. This book is an excellent introduction to the history of Hanukkah for young readers.

This book is perfect for acting out the characters with appropriate voices, especially Bubba Brayna’s Yiddish (Jewish) accent.

Woven throughout this entertaining and humorous story of a case of mistaken identity are many Hanukkah traditions. Recommended by: Barbara, Deb, Miriam, and Katje.

Personalized Hanukkah Story Book For Kids. In storybook style this is a child’s perfect introduction to the history of Hanukkah. The main character is a Dreidel, personalized with a child’s name throughout, which is taken back over 2, years to the temple and streets of Jerusalem.

The Miracle of Chanukah Chanukah was a miraculous military victory, but a tiny cruse of oil proved more miraculous and enduring in the memory of the Jewish people.

In the wake of Alexander’s appearance in and departure from Jerusalem, relations between Jews and Greeks were so good that an exchange of cultures took place.

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