By Congressional resolution and Presidential proclamation in 2006, Jewish American Heritage Month is commemorated in May and is a national month of recognition of the history of Jewish contributions to American culture, acknowledging the diverse achievement of American Jews.
Below is a list of K-12 curriculum and other education resources to bring Jewish American Heritage Month to schools and classrooms.
Survival to Service: Examining the Life of Abraham H. Foxman, Hidden Child of the Holocaust (Middle and High School)
Challenging Anti-Semitism: Debunking the Myths and Responding with Facts (Grades K-12, Curriculum Connections)
Children of the Holocaust: A Discussion Guide (Middle and High School)
Anti-Semitism Around the World: Global 100 (Grades 9-12, Current Events Classroom)
On The Rise: Anti-Semitism in Europe (Grades 9-12 Current Events Classroom)
“The People Vs. Leo Frank” Teacher Discussion Guide (Grades 9-12)
The Resilience of Anti-Semitism: The Lies of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion (Grades 9-12, Curriculum Connections)
“Aftermath” Teaching Guide (Grades 9-12)