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Brick by Brick: Building Conversations on Jerusalem

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Brick by Brick: Building Conversations on Jerusalem

The Western Wall or Kotel, is one of its most recognizable symbols internationally, with special significance to the Jewish community. Using images of the Western Wall, this resource provides opportunities for students to explore their emotional connections to Jerusalem through art, role-play, conversation and prayer.

6th – 8th grades

Brick By Brick Lesson (550.6 KiB, 875 downloads)
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Jerusalem Wall Pieces (16.6 MiB, 555 downloads)