Israel Independence Day is celebrated this year on Thursday, May 8, 2008.
The J Site - Jewish Education and Entertainment
has several entertaining features to celebrate Israel's 60th birthday:
Jewish Trivia Quiz: Israel
What is the national emblem of Israel ?
"Pehsek Zeman" and "Egozi" are what type of Israeli foods ?
Who was the first president of Israel ?
What was the 1917 British Balfour Declaration ?
What is Israel's Internet country code ?
What was "Operation Babylon" ?
Who were the first two countries to recognize Israel ?
What are Amos and Offeq ?
How many lanuages are engraved on Israeli coins used today ?
The above questions are examples from over 200 multiple-choice questions about Israel that may be randomly selected by the online quiz. There are two levels of questions, two timer settings. Both kids and adults will find it enjoyable.
Additional Israel resources and games on the J site include:
Free Israel Clipart
The Israel Geography Game
The Multilingual Word Search Game (English / Hebrew / Russian)
My Jewish Coloring Book (online / offline)
Hebrew Hangman Game
Israeli Hebrew Songs with Vowels (Nikud)
The J site has something for everyone, but if that is not enough, I posted on my website 126 links about Israel, ranging from history and tourism to photographs and stamps.
All 126 links have been reviewed / checked this week.
The web address is:
This year I added a new Israel section to my YouTube Video sections. I gathered 106 cool Israel videos on YouTube.
Enjoy the videos at:
Please forward this message to relatives and friends,
so they may benefit from these holiday resources.
Happy Israel Independence Day!
Sunday, May 4, 2008