Ch 3: The Ancient Hebrews: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Ancient Hebrews unit of this Middle School World History Homeschool Curriculum Course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about the origins of Judaism. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This unit of our Middle School World History Homeschool Curriculum course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about the ancient Hebrews. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the origins of Judaism. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about major Hebrew beliefs and leaders, the Exodus and the Diaspora.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a history curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and an Ancient Hebrew unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

Ancient Hebrews Unit Objectives:

  • Learn about the differences between monotheism and polytheism.
  • Understand how Judaism originated and developed.
  • Discuss the importance of Abraham, David, Moses and Ruth, among other key figures.
  • Learn about the Exodus and other Hebrew movement and settlement activities.
  • Explain why the Hebrew journey to Egypt and back was important.
  • Understand how and why the Hebrews survived dispersion and the destruction of the Jerusalem temple.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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