BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 3664

Giving to charity

Giving to charity
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Key Info
  • Giving to charity
  • Duration: 01:10
  • A mother and daughter explain the importance of giving to charity from a Jewish perspective.
  • Subject:

    Religious Education

       Topic:

    Judaism

  • Keywords: God, tzedaka, Judaism, compassion, love, charity
Ideas for use in class
  • 'To what extent do we have a responsibility to people who are less well off than ourselves?' Ask students to use this clip together with information they have about one other religion they are studying to provide a reasoned response to the quotation. In their response they should use accurately key terms relevant to the two religions referred to, a quotation from each from a sacred text or other source of authority, and reflect any difference of opinion within and between the two traditions.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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