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Grades: 3-4 Building Jewish Life: Guarding your Tongue 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.
Full-color art, read-aloud stories, at-home activities, guide questions and inviting design make these folders a powerful teaching tool.
Some of the Big Ideas for Building Jewish Life: Guarding your Tongue
- Sometimes words can be like punches. Sometimes words can be like hugs.
- Using words badly is what went wrong between Joseph and his brothers.
Some of the Guarding your Tongue lesson goals are...
- Students can describe how words can be like hits and hugs.
- Students explain the connection between Haman (and the story of Purim) and the mitzvah of Shmirat ha-Lashon.
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