Whether it is your first time celebrating Passover or your 50th, there may be questions abound! You may find yourself asking, “what was that 6th item that goes on the seder plate?” “can I eat beans and rice?” or even, “how do I keep my 3-year-old niece engaged during the Seder?” Maybe this is the year you try a new haggadah or recipe. Below you will find an abundance of resources for celebrating Passover.
Click the background titles below to download a fun Passover-themed Zoom background.
Rabbi Cahana offers innovative advice on the ritual of B’dikat Chametz or searching for chametz the evening before Passover.
Passover while socially distancing means that many of us are going to unexpectedly be the youngest person at our table and so need a quick review of the Four Questions. Happily, Rabbi Joseph, Education Director Ben Sandler, and a pair of celebrity guest stars are here to help!
|General Passover resources||Passover Customs and Rituals||Passover Seder Checklist||What goes on the Seder Plate? (video)|
|Passover Reflection Art Project||Ways to include kids in Passover prep||Make Your Own Miriam’s Cup||9 Easy Seder Activities for Kids|
|Celebrating Passover Around the World with Shalom Sesame||Learn about Passover Traditions with Shalom Sesame||Play Passover Hopscotch|
|10 Passover recipes from around the world||Matzah Spinach Pizza||Sephardic Almond Macaroons||Chocolate Charoset Truffles|
On April 17, Rabbi Joseph led a conversation on How to Host a Zoom Seder (again). Here are the resources she discussed:
|Do we do anything special because the Seder falls on Friday night (Shabbat)?||What are the blessings?|
|How do I help my 2 or 3-year-old feel involved with the Seder?||How do I help my 4 or 5-year-old feel involved with the Seder?|
|How do I teach my children about Passover?||How can I incorporate social justice into Passover?|
|What can I eat? What’s the deal with kitnyot?||When does Passover end? Is it 7 or 8 days?|
|Different Haggadot for download or purchase|
|American Jewish World Services Haggadah||The Family Participation Haggadah: A Different Night||Kveller’s Family Friendly Haggadah||Jewish Boston’s Haggadah: The Wandering is Over|
|Jewish Language Project PowerPoint Haggadah||Make Your Own Haggadah||Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger Haggadah||Mishkan HaSeder: A Passover Haggadah
|Sammy Spider’s First Haggadah
(for young families)
|PJ Library’s Haggadah||PowerPoint Haggadah by Ellie Flier|
|Even More Options|
|18 Doors Additional Passover Resources||Religious Action Center Haggadot options||8 Great Haggadot If You Have Young Children||Looking for even more, unique, options?|
|Add one of these inserts into your Seder|
|American Jewish World Services Haggadot insert options||Teaching the Four Children of Passover with Video Activities and More||Four Children Racial Justice Haggadah Insert||The Four Children: 5 Social Justice Inserts for your Passover Seder|
|PJ Library Passover Cheat Sheet||Multi-Lingual Passover Around the World Supplement From Jewish Language Project|