History and Traditions of Judaism

History and Traditions of Judaism

Monotheism arose in the ancient Near East. In this course students will follow the development of Jewish culture and traditions from Ancient Mesopotamia, to early modern Europe. Students will investigate historical artifacts from Hellenistic and Middle Eastern cultures in the museum's galleries and continue their exploration of Judaism through to modern Europe in the Dr. Fred Weinberg and Joy Cherry Weinberg Gallery of Judaica. In the lab component,students will have a hands-on-opportunity to examine ancient and modern artifacts reflecting the history and traditions of the Jewish people and their role in the development of Western Civilization.

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.

Maximum 70 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.

Availability subject to change
 

Please consult your school calendar before booking.


Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Mon9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tue9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wed9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thu9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Fri9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Tue   Dec 2, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Wed   Dec 3, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Thu   Dec 4, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Dec 5, 2014   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Mon   Dec 8, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Wed   Dec 10, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Thu   Dec 11, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Dec 12, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Tue   Dec 16, 2014   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Mon   Dec 22, 2014   12:00 am  -  Fri, Jan 2, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Fri   Jan 23, 2015   9:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Feb 13, 2015   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Mon   Feb 16, 2015   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Mon   Mar 16, 2015   12:00 am  -  Fri, Mar 20, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Fri   Apr 3, 2015   12:00 am  -  Mon, Apr 6, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Mon   May 18, 2015   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wed   Jul 1, 2015   12:00 am  -  Mon, Sep 7, 2015 11:59 pm [range]

$16.00 /person
Tax Exempt: $16.00

1 adult(s) free
per 10 students


Activity Type: Lab/Exhibit Lesson
Duration: 90 minutes
Subject: Language Arts
Min / Max: 15 / 70 students + adults


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