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Chanukah or Hannukah, the Festival of Lights, is a celebration of the victory of the Maccabees and the rededication of the Jerusalem Temple. It also commemorates the miracle of the oil that burned for 8 days.
|The History of Hannukah || all from the History Channel online magazine. |
|Hannukah in a Nutshell||An eight-day festival of light that celebrates the triumph of light over darkness and how a one ay supply of oil lasted eight days. This site has other sites that go into much detail about the history of Hannukah and how it is celebrated.|
|Hannukah Lesson Plans ||Lesson plans from teAchnology include all you need to know about Hannukah including dreidel games and making Hannukah books. Also includes comparisons to Christmas and Kwanzaa. |
|Hannukah Worksheets||171 Hannukah worksheets reviewed by teachers from Lesson Planet.|
|Hannukah Teacher Resources||Explore the rich traditions and history of Hanukkah, with lessons, printables, activities, and resources from TeacherVision. Students can learn the meaning behind the holiday, create their own dreidels and Seder plates, sing Israeli children’s songs, write holiday poems, take Hanukkah-themed quizzes, and much more!|
|Chanukah on the Net||This site has an extensive list of activities, lessons, history, images, and more information about Chanukah including an interative dreidl game.|