Friday, September 10

Intermediate English - Rosh Hashanah

This week's listening activity for Intermediate English students is about Rosh Hashanah.

Rosh Hashanah is a Jewish holiday, which marks the start of the Jewish New Year.

At Rosh Hashanah, is traditional to blow a musical instrument called a shofar.

Another Rosh Hashanah tradition is to read a story called the Akedah.

Watch this modern re-telling of the Akedah story, to find out more.








More Autumn Festivals and Celebrations:

Eid ul Fitr

Ramadan

Halloween

Mexican Day of The Dead

Thanksgiving

Diwali