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Virtual Tours for Homeschool Kids

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What are the classes about?

In short: History, Jewish and General History, Tanakh, Art and Culture.

These virtual tours for homeschool kids cover a wide variety of subjects: History and archaeology, museums, architecture, art and culture, Tanakh and Jewish studies, inventions and discoveries, important people and gripping stories.

My storytelling engages children in hour-long sessions, with my unique interdisciplinary approach which at its core is about love of history, curiosity and livelong learning. My classes hold the interest of children of all ages from multiple backgrounds and educational levels, with no prior Jewish knowledge needed.

Can we watch a free sample?

Yes, absolutely! I added a playlist below of a few sample videos, a few are in English, most are in Hebrew. You can scroll down or click here.

Things you might ask:

  • Submit your preferred times and details on this form.

  • Recommended for ages 6-12.Enjoyable by the whole family.

  • $15 per class (recording rent included). No commitment to other meetings.

  • Recordings from last year $12. Extra 10% off for any 10 recordings (combos as well).

  • Sign up in the schedule below, or main calendar.

  • Zoom: for security reasons, zoom meetings allow authenticated users only. Please login to a zoom account before joining.

  • Click here or scroll down for last year's topics. For any recording - contact me.

Updates are available:

  1. On the WhatsApp Group. To join click the button below.

  2. On the Google Calendar, which I update regularly. Every event has relevant links. To add this to your Google Calendar, click the button below.

Class Schedule

Registration is for one event at a time. Zoom link will be sent to your inbox (check spam just in case).

Each class happens twice, live. Classes are in both ENGLISH and HEBREW. Pay attention to the title which tells you which it is. Time is listed in Israeli time due to website set-up.

Zoom authentication required. How? Simply login to your zoom account before joining.

All previous sessions from this and last year:

Recordings from this year are ₪48 ($13), 10% off for 10 sessions of your choice.

Recordings from last year are ₪40, 10% off for 10 sessions of your choice.

To order contact me directly via WhatsApp here or 929-233-0950

Free Virtual Tours for you.
Scroll through these and enjoy!

Pyramids Around the World: A Virtual Adventure for Kids
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Pyramids Around the World: A Virtual Adventure for Kids

This is an edited recording of a free tour for kids. I offer regular virtual tours in Hebrew and English for kids and adults, and there are links to tell you more about that below. There are also links to references from this class. #pyramid #virtualtours #kids #education #ancienthistory 1. To view the calendar of Virtual Tours, check out the website: https://www.museumtours.co.il/virtualtours or the general calendar which also displays museum tours and Hebrew homeschooling virtual tours here: https://www.museumtours.co.il/calendar 2. To subscribe to the Google Calendar with all of the events: https://bit.ly/VirtualToursEnglishCalendar 3. To join the WhatsApp notification group: https://bit.ly/MuseumGuyUpdatesEng 4. Relevant information for this virtual tour https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/ancient-pyramids-around-the-world-10343335/ Babylon: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Enuma-Elish https://www.britannica.com/topic/Marduk https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/babylon-iraq-saddam-hussein The Pyramids of the Americas: https://www.britannica.com/place/Nazca-Lines https://www.britannica.com/topic/Inca https://www.britannica.com/topic/Maya-people -- Homepage & Calendar: https://www.museumtours.co.il https://www.museumtours.co.il/calendar Tour menus: https://www.museumtours.co.il/publictours https://www.museumtours.co.il/virtualtours https://www.museumtours.co.il/homeschool Facebook profile (me) and page https://www.facebook.com/nachliel.selavan84 https://www.facebook.com/themuseumguyisrael Instagram & Threads @TheMuseumGuyIsrael Twitter @MuseumGuyIsrael Tiktok @TheMuseumGuy Post a five-star Google review: https://bit.ly/GoogleReview_theMuseumGuy Tripadvisor: http://bit.ly/Tripadvisor_TheMuseumGuy
סדנא לילדי חנ"ב בכתב עברי קדום
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סדנא לילדי חנ"ב בכתב עברי קדום

כמה קישורים רלוונטיים למפגש היום: על החותמת "לנתניהו" https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-5519539,00.html חותמת "לשר העיר" https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-5064510,00.html תמונה עם ראש העיר https://www.mapah.co.il/seal-of-the-city-minister/7-24/ על המטבע של החצי שקל והמקור "המזוייף" תחקיר: כלי הנגינה על מטבע חצי השקל - זיוף https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-4779588,00.html https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/למעדנה_בת_המלך סרטונים של "מכון מגלים" על בולות (טביעות חותם) מסוף בית ראשון שהתגלו בעיר דוד תמר שילה - מציאת הבולות בשטח G https://youtu.be/yb994x3Hs2Q בולות מסוף ימי הבית הראשון שהתגלו בעיר דוד שופכות אור על הבירוקרטיה בירושלים הקדומה https://youtu.be/fIbYTVFvLNI בור ירמיהו ובולות שרי המלך https://youtu.be/ZehLaYXSc4k -- Homepage & Calendar: https://www.museumtours.co.il https://www.museumtours.co.il/calendar Tour and virtual tour menu: https://www.museumtours.co.il/menu https://www.museumtours.co.il/presentations Join my silent whatsapp group for notifications and deals https://chat.whatsapp.com/CElhJrIhWdtIP9OffHF8D6 Facebook profile (me) and page https://www.facebook.com/nachliel.selavan84 https://www.facebook.com/themuseumguyisrael Instagram & Threads @TheMuseumGuyIsrael Twitter @MuseumGuyIsrael Tiktok @TheMuseumGuy Post a five-star review: Google: https://g.page/r/CS7Frpphdq3LEAI/review Tripadvisor: http://bit.ly/Tripadvisor_TheMuseumGuy
Ancient Hebrew Alphabet Workshop for Kids
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Ancient Hebrew Alphabet Workshop for Kids

#AncientHistory #VirtualTours #TheMuseumGuy This is the edited recording of a free virtual workshop about the Ancient Hebrew Alphabet, by Nachliel Selavan "The Museum Guy". This is my official YouTube channel, and you will find lots of free content here, so please check out the playlists, and hit "subscribe". Share this video, click like, and that is support to my channel and helps me do more good in the world. Below are links to information relevant to this program, mostly in Hebrew. And below are general links about my tours and programs. The "Netanyahu" bulla https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-5519539,00.html Sar Ha'ir (the mayor) bulla https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-5064510,00.html With mayor Nir Barkat https://www.mapah.co.il/seal-of-the-city-minister/7-24/ About the fake seal used for the Half Shekel coin. https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-4779588,00.html https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/למעדנה_בת_המלך Megalim Institute videos about Bullae and others. I highly recomment spending time on their YouTube channel, they have lots of excellent videos in Hebrew and English. תמר שילה - מציאת הבולות בשטח G https://youtu.be/yb994x3Hs2Q בולות מסוף ימי הבית הראשון שהתגלו בעיר דוד שופכות אור על הבירוקרטיה בירושלים הקדומה https://youtu.be/fIbYTVFvLNI בור ירמיהו ובולות שרי המלך https://youtu.be/ZehLaYXSc4k -- Homepage & Calendar: https://www.museumtours.co.il https://www.museumtours.co.il/calendar Tour menus: https://www.museumtours.co.il/publictours https://www.museumtours.co.il/virtualtours https://www.museumtours.co.il/homeschool Facebook profile (me) and page https://www.facebook.com/nachliel.selavan84 https://www.facebook.com/themuseumguyisrael Instagram & Threads @TheMuseumGuyIsrael Twitter @MuseumGuyIsrael Tiktok @TheMuseumGuy Post a five-star Google review: https://bit.ly/GoogleReview_theMuseumGuy Tripadvisor: http://bit.ly/Tripadvisor_TheMuseumGuy
הפירמידות של העולם: חוויה וירטואלית לילדים
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הפירמידות של העולם: חוויה וירטואלית לילדים

הקלטה ערוכה של סיור וירטואלי בחינם לרגל פרשת נח "הפירמידות מסביב לעולם - הרפתקה וירטואלית". #חינוךביתי #חינוך #פרשתהשבוע #סיור #ילדים בשיעור הווירטואלי המרגש הזה, מועשר על ידי סיפור מגדל בבל מפרשת נח, ילדיכם ישלבו בסיור מרשים ב- Google Earth כדי לחקור את סודות הפירמידות ממצרים עד מקסיקו, ממסופוטמיה לפרו. נחשוף את הסודות שבמאחורי העתיקות האלו וננסה לעמוד על דעתם של אדריכלי הבנייה הגדולה, עם דגש על יכולת לחשיבה היסטורית ביקורתית. 1. קיצור לצפיה בהקלטה של מפגש ההיכרות של השנה הזו https://youtu.be/6DQgGNqmXVI 2. קישור להקלטה הערוכה של המפגש משנה שעברה: https://youtu.be/9wvjjbFEv5g 3. למידע נוסף על החוג, דף האינטרנט, קישורים להרשמה ועוד: https://www.museumtours.co.il/he/homeschool 4. קישור לקבוצת הווטסאפ השקטה לעדכונים (גם נמצא באתר) https://bit.ly/HomeschoolVirtual 5. קישורים רלוונטיים למפגש הזה - מיועד בעיקר להורים שרוצים להרחיב וללמוד עם הילדים, ויש קצת חומרים מותאמים לילדים. רשימת המלכים השומרית https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/רשימת_המלכים_השומרית https://www.ashmolean.org/sumerian-king-list מהפכת העיור - סרטון לילדים של TedEd https://youtu.be/fKnAJCSGSdk?si=jcgj5GXD_VD8n6oO חוקי חמורבי: https://www.daat.ac.il/encyclopedia/value.asp?id1=1188 https://he.wikisource.org/wiki/חוקי_חמורבי אנומה אליש - סיפור הבריאה הבבלי: https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/אנומה_אליש https://lib.cet.ac.il/Pages/item.asp?item=8040 אודות האל של בבל - מרדוך: https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/מרדוך על הפירמידות הגדולות בעולם - שוב האתר הנפלא "אאורקה" (מומלץ בחום!!!) https://eureka.org.il/item/28425/מהי-הפירמידה-הגדולה-בעולם זיקורת: https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/זיקורת הפירמידה של גיזה: https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/הפירמידה_הגדולה_של_גיזה הפירמידות של סודאן (כוש): https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/פירמידות_נוביות פירמידת השמש במקסיקו: https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/פירמידת_השמש פירמידות של פרו: https://he.wikipedia.org/wiki/טוקומה -- Homepage & Calendar: https://www.museumtours.co.il https://www.museumtours.co.il/calendar Tour menus: https://www.museumtours.co.il/publictours https://www.museumtours.co.il/virtualtours https://www.museumtours.co.il/homeschool Facebook profile (me) and page https://www.facebook.com/nachliel.selavan84 https://www.facebook.com/themuseumguyisrael Instagram & Threads @TheMuseumGuyIsrael Twitter @MuseumGuyIsrael Tiktok @TheMuseumGuy Post a five-star Google review: https://bit.ly/GoogleReview_theMuseumGuy Tripadvisor: http://bit.ly/Tripadvisor_TheMuseumGuy
מפגש היכרות לחוג "סיורים וירטואליים לילדי חינוך ביתי" - היסטוריה לילדים
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מפגש היכרות לחוג "סיורים וירטואליים לילדי חינוך ביתי" - היסטוריה לילדים

הקלטה ערוכה של מפגש ההיכרות השני לקראת שנת הלימודים תשפ"ד/2024. קישורים רלוונטיים למפגש ולחוג למטה. 1. הקישור לסרטון שהוצא בגלל זכויות יוצרים: על המשואות משר הטבעות https://youtu.be/i6LGJ7evrAg?si=VVq54O6knBodMzot 2. קישור להקלטה הערוכה של המפגש משנה שעברה: https://youtu.be/9wvjjbFEv5g 3. למידע נוסף על החוג, דף האינטרנט, קישורים להרשמה ועוד: https://www.museumtours.co.il/he/homeschool 4. קישור לקבוצת הווטסאפ השקטה לעדכונים (גם נמצא באתר) https://bit.ly/HomeschoolVirtual 5. להרחבה, חפשו באינטרנט: בית הכנסת דורא ארופוס, פסיפס בית הכנסת ציפורי / בית אלפא / חמת טבריה / עין גדי גלגל המזלות בבתי הכנסת -- Contact - יצירת קשר Nachliel Selavan “The Museum Guy” 054-452-0209 נחליאל שה-לבן ״ההוא מהמוזיאון״ Homepage & Calendar: https://www.museumtours.co.il https://www.museumtours.co.il/calendar Tour and virtual tour menu: https://www.museumtours.co.il/menu https://www.museumtours.co.il/presentations Join my silent whatsapp group for notifications and deals https://chat.whatsapp.com/CElhJrIhWdtIP9OffHF8D6 Facebook profile (me) and page https://www.facebook.com/nachliel.selavan84 https://www.facebook.com/themuseumguyisrael Instagram & Threads @TheMuseumGuyIsrael Twitter @MuseumGuyIsrael Tiktok @TheMuseumGuy Post a five-star review: Google: https://g.page/r/CS7Frpphdq3LEAI/review Tripadvisor: http://bit.ly/Tripadvisor_TheMuseumGuy
למידה מסביב לעולם - בואו למסע מרתק!
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למידה מסביב לעולם - בואו למסע מרתק!

מפגש היכרות לחוג "סיורים וירטואליים" לילדי חינוך ביתי, לשנה"ל תשפ"ג/2023 איך לומדים בעזרת גוגל כדור הארץ? מה הייתרון של ללמוד את הסיפורים של התנ"ך וההיסטוריה על המפה? מי חפר איפה, איך הדברים הגיעו למוזיאונים, ולמה זה חשוב לנו להכיר את המקום והאוצרות? עוד קישורים, הארות והערות למפגש הזה ובאופן כללי בהמשך, ממליץ מאוד להמשיך לגלול ולבדוק את הקישורים! 1. רשימת כל המפגשים, הרשמה, פרטים על החוג, ופלייליסט של מפגשים חינמיים, בדף האתר: https://www.museumtours.co.il/he/homeschool 2. פלייליסט של המפגשים בחינם (מהדף למעלה) https://www.museumtours.co.il/homeschool?lang=he#channel 3. קישור לקבוצת הווטסאפ השקטה לעדכונים (גם נמצא באתר) https://bit.ly/HomeschoolVirtual 4. קישור לקבוצת ווטסאפ כללית על סיורים במוזיאון וסיורים וירטואליים למבוגרים בעברית: https://bit.ly/MuseumGuyUpdatesHeb באנגלית: https://bit.ly/MuseumGuyUpdatesEng ממליץ לעבור על האתר באופן כללי, יש הרבה תוכן מכל מיני סוגים. פרטים בהמשך: -- Contact - יצירת קשר Nachliel Selavan “The Museum Guy” 054-452-0209 נחליאל שה-לבן ״ההוא מהמוזיאון״ www.museumtours.co.il nachliel@museumtours.co.il Social Links LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/nachliel-selavan/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheMuseumGuyIsrael Instagram: www.instagram.com/TheMuseumGuyIsrael Twitter: www.twitter.com/MuseumGuyIsrael Tiktok: @TheMuseumGuy Happs App: Israel Snapshot https://happs.tv/@TheMuseumGuy TripAdvisor: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Profile/TheMuseumGuy'' Upcoming tours and events www.museumtours.co.il/upcoming List of available virtual tours www.museumtours.co.il/virtual-tours Podcast: www.artifacepodcast.com Also available on most platforms. Blog www.museumtours.co.il/blog Tanach Study.com http://www.tanachstudy.com/parasha-plus-study https://www.tanachstudy.com/sefer-study

Intro session

This is the first virtual tour of the series.  In this meeting there is a taste of what the series is about. You can watch it freely on my youtube channel at this link on my youtube channel.

If you enjoyed, please click "like" and subscribe for more content. Thank you!

Intro session

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Tu Bishvat in Mesopotamia?

Learn about the ancient roots of the holiday of Tu Bishvat in Mesopotamia. This opens our minds to think about other Jewish holidays and their agricultural connection.

Visit the giant Sequoia trees, and learn about the rainforests, tree rings and the role of humanity in protecting the environment.

Tu Bishvat in Mesopotamia?

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Purim Part 3: The Return to Zion

​In preparation for Purim, we learn about the Persian Empire. Parts 1-2 visited the Persian Empire and its most prominent kings, their palaces and riches.

This final chapter in the story is about the Persian Period in Judea / Ancient Israel, known as "The Return to Zion". What impact did the Persians leave in Israel, and where can we see it?

Purim Part 3: The Return to Zion

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Egypt part 3: The Pharaoh, Hametz and the Land of the Dead

We continue our journey to Ancient Egypt, which began with an introduction to the Nile, mythology, and the mysterious land of the Pharaohs. In this episode we begin to understand the Pharaohs and the Ancient Egyptian fascination with death.

In the end we come to understand Pesach and freedom through a unique lens of Egyptian inventions.

Egypt part 3: The Pharaoh, Hametz and the Land of the Dead

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Lag ba-Omer: Bar Yochai and Bar Kokhba

Lag Ba’Omer is a festivity with two sides. The side of the spirit – and the story of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, and the side of the sword – and the story of Shimon bar Kokhba. Both hid in a cave, both were students of Rabbi Akiva, and both made a profound impact on the future of Israel.

Lag ba-Omer: Bar Yochai and Bar Kokhba

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Journey to the most amazing libraries in the world - past and present.

In the age of Google and digital information, our children often don't engage with knowledg through the wonder of a library - a place to encounter surprises, to be amazed, and explore mysteries from the past.

In this tour we explore the history of libraries, from the Ancient Near East - to the Hellenistic world. We end with a few view of some of the most beautiful and largest libraries today, with highlights from each. Enjoy a virtual tour around the world and full of eye-opening and stunning libraries.

Journey to the most amazing libraries in the world - past and present.

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Second Temple Destruction

This tour introduces the Roman Empire's impact on Ancient Judea in the Second Temple period. We will learn about important characters, inventions, sites and archaeology in Rome and Israel - and revisit the story of the destruction of the Second Temple.

​In the picture: Diorama from Hechal Shlomoon King Goerge St. Photo by Nachliel.

Second Temple Destruction

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Free intro episode for 2024/5784 school year

The Holidays of Tishrei play a hidden role in ancient synagogues and Jewish art around the world. This virtual tour is a taste of that exciting world. We will explore themes and visit archaeological sites and museum artifacts around the world. It's almost Rosh Hashanah 5784 and from there it's a stampead through Simchat Torah. Nonstop holidays. Let's take some time to prepare and think about these days as they approach, so we meet them with a better understanding of their role in Jewish History.

Free intro episode for 2024/5784 school year

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Invention of Writing

Why was writing invented? Why is this one of the most important inventions in human history?
Who actually knew how to read and write, and what is the role of writing in people's Jewelry and personal identity?

 Invention of Writing

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Time Travel through School History: From Scribes to Cyberspace!

Embark on a virtual time-travel adventure with our educational program, exploring the fascinating history of schooling from ancient scribes to the digital age. Engage, learn, and discover!

Time Travel through School History: From Scribes to Cyberspace!

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Discover Israel's Holy Cities: Jerusalem, Hebron, Tiberias, Safed!

Each city holds a unique place in the rich tapestry of Israel's history and spirituality. From the timeless significance of Jerusalem as the capital and spiritual heart of the nation, to Hebron, home to the revered Tomb of the Patriarchs, these cities offer a glimpse into millennia of Jewish heritage. Explore the shores of the Sea of Galilee in Tiberias, where ancient sages penned the Jerusalem Talmud, and delve into Safed's mystical past, where Kabbalists and scholars shaped Jewish traditions. Join us on this educational and enchanting journey through Israel's sacred past!

Discover Israel's Holy Cities: Jerusalem, Hebron, Tiberias, Safed!

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Ancient Egypt Part 2: Kings & Mythology

Explore Egypt: Kings and Mythology
This engaging series will transport your child to the banks of the Nile River, where they'll discover the fascinating connection between the land of egypt, the kings of Ancient Egypt and the gods of Ancient Egypt.

Ancient Egypt Part 2: Kings & Mythology

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Tu Bishvat in Mesopotamia?

Learn about the ancient roots of the holiday of Tu Bishvat in Mesopotamia.

Explore the origins of agricultural holidays in Mesopotamia and in the Jewish calendar. Visit the giant Sequoia trees, and learn about the rainforests, tree rings and the role of humanity in protecting the environment.

Tu Bishvat in Mesopotamia?

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Stories in Stones

Embark on a dazzling expedition into the world of gemstones and crystals.

From the rich tapestry of cultural beliefs to the vibrant spectrum of colors and minerals, discover the captivating stories behind these precious stones. Dive into the pages of Jewish history as we unveil the significance of gemstones, exploring their ties to Aharon's priestly breastplate. This class promises a gem-filled adventure, providing insights into the historical, cultural, and spiritual facets of these mesmerizing treasures.

Stories in Stones

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Purim Part 2: In the Days of Achashverosh

Step into the captivating world of the Purim story as we explore the reign of King Achashverosh. Journey through the opulent palaces of Susa and Persepolis, marveling at the treasures that once adorned these grand halls. You'll never look at Purim the same again after this exciting virtual tour!

Purim Part 2: In the Days of Achashverosh

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Pesach and the Spring (Hebrew)

Did you know that the major holidays are about agriculture, not history?
What is the connection between the holiday of springtime to the rest of the holidays of the year, and to the history?

Pesach and the Spring (Hebrew)

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Pre-Pesach: FREE intro do the English speaking Homeschool program

Embark on a thrilling adventure back in time to ancient Egypt, where we'll uncover the epic tales of the Exodus and the Ten Plagues, filled with magic, mystery, and the incredible journey of our ancestors.
The recordings are available on youtube and the free samples on this page

Pre-Pesach: FREE intro do the English speaking Homeschool program

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The Kingdom of David and Solomon - Part 2

Why Jerusalem? Thousands of years after its founding, Jerusalem-Zion is still at the hearts of our identity, prayers, nationality.

In part two we continue with the purchase of the threshing grounds at the top of Jerusalem, and explore the Kingdom of Solomon.

The Kingdom of David and Solomon - Part 2

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Shavuot, First Fruits & Zionism

Shavuot is celebrated as both the time of the giving of the Torah at Sinai, and the celebration of the land’s first fruits, or Bikkurim. The agricultural theme of Bikkurim plays a very important role in modern Zionism, and bikkurim is celebrated in the Kibbutzim. How do all of these themes connect? What is Shavuot really about?

Shavuot, First Fruits & Zionism

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Avraham's Journey

Follow Avraham's footsteps from Ur in Mesopotamia through Turkey and to Canaan.

Meet the cultures he encountered through visiting their sites, and archaeological finds that are in museums around the world.

Avraham's Journey

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Purim Part 1: In the Days of Achashverosh

In preparation for Purim, we learn about the Persian Empire. Part 1 discusses who were the Persians, Cyrus the Great, and how the capital came to be Shushan.

​We visits a few important sites in Mesopotamia, especially in ancient Persia, and one museum.

Purim Part 1: In the Days of Achashverosh

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Egypt Part 1: The Nile and the Pharaohs

​Introductory virtual tour about the ancient land of Egypt, the Nile and the first kings to unite Egypt: The Pharaohs.

Special focus on the impact of the Egyptians on Ancient Israel.

Egypt Part 1: The Nile and the Pharaohs

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Spring time!

Pesach is the holiday of spring, and of the new Jewish Year Holiday cycle.

This episode is about the calendar, agriculture, and their respective role in the holiday of Pesach. We will visit ancient and contemporary mosaics and fascinating sites around the world.

Spring time!

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Shavuot, First Fruits & Zionism

Shavuot is celebrated as both the time of the giving of the Torah at Sinai, and the celebration of the land’s first fruits, or Bikkurim. The agricultural theme of Bikkurim plays a very important role in modern Zionism, and bikkurim is celebrated in the Kibbutzim. So what is it really about?

Shavuot, First Fruits & Zionism

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Age of Empires Part 1: Assyria

Assyria at the height of its power restructured the Ancient Near East, until its downfall by the hands of Babylon.

These two Empires changed the world forever, and us along with it. Dive into the story and gain new insights to the Three Weeks.

Part 1 introduces the Neo-Assyrian Empire, its capital cities, archeaology in museums in Israel and around the world, and their impact on the destruction of the Kingdom of Israel - the Ten Lost Tribes.

Age of Empires Part 1: Assyria

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What was Herzl's Favorite Emoji?

What’s the connection between the Maccabees and the State of Israel? Where did their symbols come from? And how did the Bezalel Academy use archaeology to design Zionist-Jewish art and identity?

This tour draws on the knowledge from the previoud three tours, specifically archaeology related to the First and Second temple periods, Jewish coins and more, and examines how they were used in modern Israel, shaping the Zionist ethos, children's books and songs, and inspired early Zionist artists.

What was Herzl's Favorite Emoji?

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Festival of Tishrei

The Holidays of Tishrei play a hidden role in ancient synagogues and Jewish art around the world. This virtual tour is a taste of that exciting world. We will explore themes and visit archaeological sites and museum artifacts around the world.

Festival of Tishrei

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First Cities - Urban Revolution

The first cities in the world were build in Mesopotamia, on the Great Rivers.
What is the significance of that? How does the Tanakh relate to it? How different are the needs or modern day cities?

First Cities - Urban Revolution

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Meet the Greeks Part 1: Olive Oil, Culture, Philosophy and Competition

Embark on a thrilling journey to Ancient Greece! Discover the birthplace of democracy, the mighty city of Athens. Dive into enchanting Greek mythology, explore the aspects of Greek culture, including sports and competition, philosophy and more.

Meet the Greeks Part 1: Olive Oil, Culture, Philosophy and Competition

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Pyramids Around the World - A Virtual Adventure

In this exciting virtual lesson, inspired by the Tower of Babel story from Parashat Noach, your kids will embark on a thrilling Google Earth tour to explore the mysteries of pyramids from Egypt to Mexico, Mesopotamia, and beyond.