The Jewish people celebrate for eight days, lighting one of the candles in the Menorah each day. Some families give tiny gifts each day. Kids love to play with a traditional toy, called the dreidel, which is easy to make!
Here’s the Hebrew spelling of Chanukah.
Check out all of these different ways of spelling Chanukah:
Some of our friends say that the best way to spell Chanukah is when the letters add up to 8, for the 8 days that the oil lasted in miracle of Chanukah.
Do you celebrate Chanukah? Tell us about your family’s traditions!