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Ch 10: ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: Judaism

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Part of the ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies exam covers Judaism. Make sure your students are prepared for this type of content by utilizing this interactive and resourceful chapter.

ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: Judaism - Chapter Summary

When your students use the lessons in this chapter, they will explore aspects of the Jewish religion for related questions on the ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies test. Some topics covered in this chapter include:

  • Beliefs of Hebrews
  • Jewish belief system and denominations
  • Christian anti-Semitism
  • Jewish rituals and holidays

To study for questions about Judaism on the exam, your students can watch the videos in this chapter. They feature an engaging format, and students can assess their knowledge after every video by taking a quiz. Each video also contains video tags at the bottom, which allow students to quickly navigate to certain sections in a video. This helps them quickly revisit topics that they still want to learn about before taking the actual exam.

5 Lessons in Chapter 10: ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: Judaism
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The Hebrews and Their Beliefs

1. The Hebrews and Their Beliefs

This lesson covers the Hebrews and their beliefs. We look at the core tenets of Judaism and explore some of the stories from the Torah. Finally, we see how the Hebrews' history of oppression impacted their religion and the world today.

The Jewish Belief System: Description, Elements & History

2. The Jewish Belief System: Description, Elements & History

This lesson will explore the ancient religion of Judaism, the faith of the Jewish people. In doing so, it will highlight the concept of monotheism, Yahweh's covenant with Abraham and the Jewish texts of law.

Christian Antisemitism in Medieval Europe

3. Christian Antisemitism in Medieval Europe

Medieval Europe was predominantly full of Christian societies, but not all citizens were Christians. In this lesson, we'll talk about anti-Semitic policies and fears that characterize European societies for over a millennium.

Jewish Denominations: Examples & History

4. Jewish Denominations: Examples & History

Judaism is a major world religion, but like all religions, it has its denominations. In this lesson, we'll explore the major denominations of Judaism and see how they differ.

Jewish Holidays and Rituals: Examples & History

5. Jewish Holidays and Rituals: Examples & History

This lesson will focus on the well-known Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and the Passover. In doing this, it will highlight the blowing of the shofar, the Jewish liberation from Egypt, and the Seder meal.

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