Yom Kippur - Teaching Resources

To support teaching around the Jewish holy day Yom Kippur, we've put together this collection of classroom resources.

Yom Kippur means 'Day of Atonement' and is the most sacred and solemn day in the Jewish calendar. In 2021 Yom Kippur begins on the evening of Wednesday, 15 September.

Yom Kippur KS1 assembly framework
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School Radio: Together - Yom Kippur
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Bitesize: What is Yom Kippur?
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Newsround: What is Yom Kippur
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Newsround: How my family marks Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
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My Life, My Religion - Judaism
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A-Z of Religion and Beliefs: Y is for Yom Kippur and other festivals
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