Learning about different cultures

Learning about different cultures

As part of your educational programme to learn more about different cultures, we introduce pupils, thanks to pieces from our collections, the Hebrew alphabet, the Old Testament, the festivals and rites of passage, characters from the Bible… to compare with other major religious cultures and traditions.

Themes :  History - Citizenship - Art - Brussels 

Duration : 1h15

Language Spoken :  fr,nl,en 

Participants : Groupes de 20 personnes au maximum

Visit resources : Documentation ou cahier de bord pour ensiegnant : http://www.new.mjb-jmb.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=20&Itemid=411

Picknick : Possibilité de pique-nique au MJB

Additional information : The Jewish Museum of Brussels is closed to the public for renovations. However, the educational service remains active.

- To use new ways to teach pupils about Judaism as a specific culture/religion that has parallels in other cultures/religions.
- To reveal the plurality and diversity of the Jewish community.
- To overcome prejudices.

Themes discussed:
- Customs and traditions.
- Jewish languages.
- The Bible and other writings.
- The city of Brussels' Jewish aspects.

Informations : Zahava Seewald - z.seewald@mjb-jmb.org