Understanding Israel Today, 1st Edition

  • Melisa Carr Ashkenazi
  • Published By: Mitchell Lane
  • ISBN-10: 1612286739
  • ISBN-13: 9781612286730
  • DDC: 956.9405
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Understanding Israel Today is an accurate and contemporary presentation that explores the Middle Eastern nation of Israel with a focus on the country as it is today: current issues, culture, and lifestyle. The book is written in an easy-to-read enjoyable narrative form for elementary readers grades 3-6. The Israel title includes a native recipe and craft for students to create. Elementary students are encouraged to consider evidence from informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research. Series titles have been developed to address many of the Common Core specific goals, higher level thinking skills, and progressive learning strategies for middle grade and junior high level students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
1: Meet Ayelet.
2: A Walk Down Memory Lane.
3: Jews in Israel.
4: Israel’s Muslims, Christians, and Druze.
5: Six Million Prime Ministers.
6: Israel and the World.
Israel Recipe: Oznei Haman.
Israel Craft: Sukkot Lantern.
What You Should Know about Israel.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.
About the Author.