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Grades: 3-4 Building Jewish Life: Derekh Eretz uses stories and hands-on activities, simple explanations and family involvement, students not only learn about "the things God wants us to do," but are encouraged to make them part of their lives.
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Some of the Big Ideas for Building Jewish Life are: Derekh Eretz
- Derekh Eretz is a mitzvah that covers all the right things for which rules do
- Derekh Eretz is the sum of a number of behaviors that are “good ways” of treating other people.
- Derekh Eretz is not a matter of following rules—it is a matter of kindness and respect.
- Understand the meaning of Derekh Eretz
- Student can list behaviors that are Derekh Eretz.
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