Passover. Lesson Objectives To Understand why Jews celebrate Passover To know what happens during the Passover festival. Introduction. Think of meal that has been special to you and think why? what was remembered? Some examples are: Your Birthday Family Meal where everyone is together
To Understand why Jews celebrate Passover
To know what happens during the Passover festival
Task – Write out the worksheet in your books filling in the gaps you have 10mins
We are going to
re-enact the Seder meal in class.
This means you have to be sensible, as we are dealing with food and drink.
All the food and drink is ok for anyone of any religion to eat.
Each food on the seder plate is
symbolic, it is used to remind the
Jews of something.
The wine is drunk as reminder of the freedom of the Jews and of the four promised which God made to Moses.
The first drink reminds the Jews of the promise by God
“ I will bring you out from under the burden of the Jews”
“I will redeem you with an outstretched arm”
“I will take you as my people”
“NEXT YEAR IN JERUSALEM!”
Things to include
For each of them write:
This is______ it symbolises_______
Use page 27 in ‘Discovering Religions – Judaism’ Textbook to help you