The Time Compass: The Ancient Israelites

19 minutes

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Explores Jewish history, from Abraham's people journeying to the Promised Land up to the Final Diaspora. Students learn of Joseph's exile in Egypt, Moses and the Ten Commandments, the 40 years of wandering in the desert, and the establishment of Judea and Israel. They also learn the significance of the Torah, the Arc of the Covenant, the destruction of Solomon's temple, and the memory of the Holy Land kept alive by Jewish rituals.

Media Details

Runtime: 19 minutes

The Time Compass
Episode 1
20 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 2
18 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 3
20 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 4
16 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 5
20 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 6
17 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 7
19 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 8
15 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 9
20 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8
The Time Compass
Episode 10
17 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 8

Viewer Comments

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    Laura S. (Raeford, NC)
    January 27th, 2017 at 10:21 AM

    This is an amazing video for 6th grade social studies. I showed this to every single one of my classes (2 Regular classes, 1 EC, and 1 AIG). Each class has students who have some sort of disability, but everyone seemed to really enjoy it and learned from it!