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Leading Change – Join the Maccabees

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Leading Change – Join the Maccabees

This lesson plan and activity explore the Maccabees’ response to Greek oppression and ideas of protecting religious freedom, one of the themes of the Hanukkah story.  This activity can be used as a whole class activity or as one of several self-guided stations.


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