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Read-Aloud: The Story of Hanukkah

Read-Aloud: The Story of Hanukkah

Hanukkah - Menorah

Hankukkah, also known as the "Festival of Lights," is an eight-day Jewish holiday. You may know all about the Menorah, the dreidel, and other Hanukkah traditions, but do you know how the holiday got started?

It all had to do with a group of people, called the Maccabees, and a king who didn't want to let them practice their religion.

To learn more about the events behind Hannukah, listen to the read-aloud video below, and then answer the questions on the worksheet.

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