Educational Resources

Background Videos

Learn and teach about the history of bat mitzvah with these three short videos featuring scholar Rabbi Carole Balin and accompanying discussion questions.

Lesson Plans

Explore the history and meaning of bat mitzvah with learners of all ages, using these lesson plans from JWA and Moving Traditions.

Stories from the Archive

Delve into diverse stories of bat mitzvah and its meaning and impact, past, present, and future.

Resource Bank

Enrich your celebration of the bat mitzvah centennial with these resources, ranging from a children’s book on Judith Kaplan to a guide for a gender neutral b-mitzvah.


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Jewish Women's Archive. "Educational Resources." (Viewed on April 13, 2024) <>.