8The TorahHistory of the Hebrews.Oral record that was later recorded.
9The Early History of the Hebrews AbrahamMosesKing DavidKing Solomon
10The Life of Abraham: Father of the Hebrews Originally called Abram.Lived in Ur.Moved to Canaan.
11Abrahamic covenantGod promised to favor and protect Abram’s descendents meaning his children and the generations that would follow.In return, Abram promised that his people would always devote themselves to God
12Abraham’s SacrificeGod said, “I will make your descendants as many as the stars of heaven.”
13Abraham’s sacrificeGod tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his only son Isaac.Abraham loved his son very much, but he also wanted to follow what God wanted him to do.
14Abraham’s Contributions He introduced the belief in a single God.Because of the Abrahamic covenant, he set the standard for how Jewish people should live.Their reward for righteousness was a promised land.
16The Life of Moses Moses led the Hebrews out of slavery in Egypt. He gave the Hebrews the Ten Commandments.
17The Exodus from EgyptIn 1250 B.C.E. a large group of Abraham’s descendants were living in Egypt.The Egyptians were afraid they would take over.The pharaoh sent out a decree that all Hebrew boys should be killed.
18MosesMoses’s mother made a basket for him and put him into the basket, so he would not be killed.The pharaoh’s sister found him in the Nile River.
19MosesMoses was raised by the sister’s pharaoh in the palaces of Egypt.
20MosesWent before the pharaoh and told him that he wanted the Hebrews to be freed.
21Ten PlaguesA plague is a terrible disaster affecting many people and thought to be sent by God as a punishment.