Lessons, resources, articles, links, videos and much more describing the culture and conflict in Israel and Palestine.

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Information, maps, videos and internet resources describing the historical and cultural background of the Israeli and Palestinian conflict. Resources are from The Mid East Web and the Council on Foreign Relations. Utilizing all that is available teachers and students should have a good grasp of the situation.
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Three video resources from PBS FRONTLINE/World, a news series developed by FRONTLINE producers in conjunction with public television stations KQED San Francisco and WGBH Boston, FRONTLINE/World launched in 2002 as a national public TV series that turns its lens on the global community, covering countries and cultures rarely seen on American television.
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Students will: Determine the common elements of disputes and the challenges in resolving them Identify the key factors in the Middle East crisis Analyze past peace plans for resolving Arab/Israeli crisis Design a peace plan to resolve the Mideast conflict
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Students will: Gain a better understanding of the experiences of young people growing up in an area at war, analyze some of the changes of students who have gone through the experience of the Seeds of Peace program, critically examine why enemy imaging continues and who stands to benefit from the practice. How many students take part in this experience? How can they change the attitudes of people who do not have the same experience? They will locate and support efforts which bring together opposing sides in a conflict for purposes of reconciliation.
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Yehuda Glantz is a talented multi-instrumentalist who received a scholarship to the Music Conservatory in Buenos Aires as a teenager. There he learned to play the guitar, flute, tarbuka, violin, and charango. Glantz now lives in Israel and tours worldwide, composing and performing music that combines many of his instruments and cultural traditions. A famed composer, violinist, and oud player, Yair Dalal is an Israeli musician who plays Jewish music from many styles and cultures but especially that of his parents’ native country, Iraq. His talent and energies have been focused on sharing the music of the Near East's desert regions, especially that of the Bedouin of the Negev. He is also dedicated to exploring the music of his Iraqi and Babylonian roots. This resource is part of the Travels with Music: Eastern Mediterranean collection.
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A famed composer, violinist, and oud player, Yair Dalal is an Israeli musician who plays Jewish music from many styles and cultures but especially that of his parents’ native country, Iraq. He was nominated "best musician from the Middle East" in the 2002 BBC World Music Awards. Ever since Dalal gave up his previous career as a desert guide to become a full-time musician, his talent and energies have been focused on sharing the music of the Near East's desert regions, especially that of the Bedouin of the Negev. He is also dedicated to exploring the music of his Iraqi and Babylonian roots. This resource is part of the Travels with Music: Eastern Mediterranean collection.
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