Pesach or Passover is a very important celebration in the Jewish calendar. We follow a Jewish family who are preparing for Pesach. The term kosher in relation to food is explained.

First broadcast:
25 January 2007

Use as a stimulus to discuss how and why foods and eating rules are important in different religions.Working in groups, students could research the rules about food for a particular faith, for example: Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism and Buddhism, then discuss the similarities and differences as a class.

In their groups, students could each prepare food which would be served at important religious events in different faiths, then bring these together into one meal to taste and discuss.