Caring for the Environment

Today we are going to learn some Jewish ideas about caring for the environment. Please make sure you have a pen and paper ready, and have cleared a quiet space for you to work in. If you have the TV or music on and can turn it off, please do. If you are not using your mobile phone for the lesson, it is best to put it to one side so you are not distracted by it. You will also need two different coloured pens: black or blue and another coloured pen, such as green or red. Click start when you are ready to think hard!

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What Jewish holiday is known as the Day of Atonement?

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Q2.What is blown on Rosh Hashana to remind the Jewish people to repent or think about how they have been acting?

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Q3.Which food is eaten on Passover?

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Q4.The Jewish calendar is:

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Q5.What is Tashlich?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What Jewish holiday is known as the Day of Atonement?

1/5

Q2.What is blown on Rosh Hashana to remind the Jewish people to repent or think about how they have been acting?

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Q3.Which food is eaten on Passover?

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Q4.The Jewish calendar is:

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Q5.What is Tashlich?

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Caring for the Environment

Great job so far! Now it is time to shine! Let's see how much you can remember from your work today. This quiz will have a few questions that will recap the most important concepts of your learning. The most important thing is that you try! The questions will give you feedback if you get the question wrong. Credit: Translations by Rabbi London.

Q1.True or false: There is one specific Jewish text that talks about how to care for the environment.

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Q2.True or False: Many Jewish people believe that there is a Jewish commandment to not be wasteful.

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Q3.Which is NOT a way that some Jewish people connect Jewish practice to caring for the environment?

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Q4.'Tikkun Olam' means:

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Q5.In Genesis, after God places Adam in Gan Eden, God commands Adam

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Caring for the Environment

Great job so far! Now it is time to shine! Let's see how much you can remember from your work today. This quiz will have a few questions that will recap the most important concepts of your learning. The most important thing is that you try! The questions will give you feedback if you get the question wrong. Credit: Translations by Rabbi London.

Q1.True or false: There is one specific Jewish text that talks about how to care for the environment.

1/5

Q2.True or False: Many Jewish people believe that there is a Jewish commandment to not be wasteful.

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Q3.Which is NOT a way that some Jewish people connect Jewish practice to caring for the environment?

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Q4.'Tikkun Olam' means:

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Q5.In Genesis, after God places Adam in Gan Eden, God commands Adam

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