ERIC Number: ED033940
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Teachers' Study Guide: Jewish Legends. The Image of the Jew in Literature.
Mersand, Joseph; Wiesel, Elie
The Jewish legends which are a major part of Jewish life and literature are the focus of this study guide for teachers. Excerpts from a lecture on Jewish legends are followed by suggestions for classroom activities, discussion topics related to the study of Jewish legends, and a bibliography for both teachers and students on Jewish legend and myth. Also included is a 4-week model instructional unit, for the 12th grade, which contains teacher and pupil objectives, suggested activities, evaluation techniques, a bibliography, and a list of instructional aids. (MP)
Descriptors: English Instruction, Ethnic Origins, Folk Culture, Instructional Materials, Jews, Judaism, Legends, Literature, Religious Cultural Groups, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods
Publications Dept., Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, 315 Lexington Ave., New York, N.Y. 10016; or Archdiocese of New York, Superintendent of Schools, 31 E. 50th St., New York, N.Y. 10022 (free)
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Authoring Institution: Catholic Archdiocese of New York, NY.; B'nai B'rith, New York, NY. Anti-Defamation League.