Jewish Museum of Florida

Learn about the Jewish experience in Florida at the Jewish Museum of Florida. Groups will see themed exhibits, watch films that focus on Jewish culture, and participate in educational programs that aim to teach groups about Jewish history. Exhibits feature clothing, photographs, documents, and audio presentations on Jewish immigration, discrimination, and World War II, which combine to recreate almost 250 year of Jewish life in Florida. Films focus on Jewish contributions to Florida and Jewish family life. Educational programs meet Florida Sunshine State Standards in the arts, world languages, social studies, and more.
 
Contact Info
Address: 301 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida 33139. Miami-Dade County. Tel: 305-672-5044. Website: jmof.fiu.edu. Hrs: Tues.-Sun. 10AM-5PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 3rd-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.

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Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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