Shavuot Educational Resources and Videos



Hi Everyone!

Shavuot is the Jewish holiday that celebrates the giving of the
Torah, the first harvest, and the ripening of the first fruits.
The two day festival (1 day in Israel) begins on Saturday night,
May 26, 2012.

The Jewish Trivia Quiz
http://www.jewish-trivia.com
has a selection of multiple choice questions about Shavuot.

What are the five names of Shavuot ?
On what mountain did Moses receive the Ten Commandments ?
How many letters are there in the Torah ?
In the days of the Temple what did people do on Shavuot ?
Who married Ruth ?
Who was Ruth the great-grandmother of ?
What is the connection between the number 7 and Shavuot ?

The above questions are examples from the multiple choice
Flash quiz. There are two levels of questions and two timer settings.
Adults and children will find The Jewish Trivia Quiz entertaining and
educational.

Free Shavuot Clipart
http://www.jewish-clipart.com

Whether you need a picture for your child's class project,
a graphic for your synagogue, Hillel or JCC Shavuot
announcement, the Jewish Clipart Database has the pictures
for you. You can copy, save and print the graphics in
three different sizes.

My Jewish Games - Shavuot Games
http://www.my-jewish-games.com

The Multilingual Word Search Game (English / Hebrew / Russian)
My Jewish Coloring Book (online / offline)

20 Cool Shavuot Videos
http://www.jr.co.il/videos/shavuot-videos.htm

To learn more about Shavuot, I have on my website 56 links, ranging
from laws and customs to games and recipes. Site languages include
English, Hebrew, Russian, Spanish, French and Portuguese.
All 56 links have been reviewed and checked this week.

The website address is:
http://www.jr.co.il/hotsites/j-hdaysh.htm

Please forward this message to relatives and friends, so they may
benefit from these holiday resources. Thank you!

Have a Happy Shavuot!
Chag Sameach!
Jacob


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