Our free educational resources are ready for you to download and use with your class. They contain links to the National Curriculum, Jewish teachings and global issues, as well as all the activities necessary for you to run a fantastic lesson.
Ranging from Key Stage 1 to KS 4, our packs are a great way for you to engage your students in issues affecting billions of people around the world.
“The good quality of the curriculum is enriched by the Tzedek curriculum for the teaching of Jewish values” – quote from the Pikuach review of Simon Marks Jewish Primary School.
Jewish Festivals KS 1
Sukkot, Chanukah, Tu B'Shvat, Purim and Pesach all feature in this pack for Key Stage 1 students.
Tu B'Shvat KS 1
Looking at The Giving Tree, KS 1 students consider their relationship with the environment.
Fairtrade Fortnight KS 2
This resource helps you and your class celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight (end of February/beginning of March).
Sukkot KS 2
What makes a "good home"? This pack explores inadequate housing in the world with links to the temporary dwelling that is built at Sukkot.
Sukkot KS 3 & 4
This resource goes into more depth than the KS 2 pack to create awareness and provide tools to help pupils formulate a response to homelessness and inadequate standards of living across the world.
Trade Education & Purim KS 2
An introduction to global trade helps KS 2 students become ethical consumers.
Trade Education with links to Purim KS 3 & 4
Key Stage 3 & 4 students look deeper into trade issues and gain a better understanding of trade and Fairtrade through these interactive lessons.
Purim KS 3 & 4
Created to accompany the Trade Education KS 3 & 4 pack, Purim KS 3 & 4 contains additional classroom activities which use the opportunities presented by the story and practices of Purim to further explore our buying habits.
Pesach & Children's Rights KS 2
Using the UN Rights of the Child as a base, students explore what it means to have rights and responsibilities.
Pesach KS 3& 4
Students look in more depth at human and children's rights.
Human Rights & the 10 Commandments KS 3
What are rights? What are responsibilities? Is there anything in Judaism that relates to the UN Declaration of Human Rights?
Sustainable Development KS 4
What is environmental sustainability? What does climate change mean for me? What can I do to help? These questions and more are looked at in this KW 4 pack.