The complete how to guide for kids, from lighting the menorah and playing dreidel to the special foods we eat on Chanukah.

Chanukah Guide

Chanukah Guide

Jews all over the world celebrate Chanukah by lighting candles on the Chanukah Menorah.
It is customary to sing “Haneirot Halalu,” and/or “Maoz Tzur” after lighting the Menorah.
Often parents give their children Chanukah Gelt (money) on Chanukah.
On Chanukah we play a special game called Dreidel. The Dreidel is a four-sided spinning top, called a “sevivon” in Hebrew
In honor of the miracle which occurred with oil, it is traditional to eat foods fried in oil.