Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front

Lesson Goals

  • See the human face of Israeli soldiers through personal stories.
  • Connect with the Israeli men and women who defend Israel.
  • Understand the humanistic values that Israeli soldiers are defending.

Learning Objectives:

  • Students will express why Israelis have a mandatory draft to defend their country.
  • Students will describe the values that motivate the soldiers in the film.

Screening License Includes:

  • The rights to screen Beneath the Helmet to a group of over ten people
  • A hi-resolution download of the film Beneath the Helmet
  • A link to the downloadable online screening kit which includes: a moderator’s guide, discussion questions, FAQs, marketing and promotional materials: poster, template flier, and logos.

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