Moshe Dayan Resource Pack
Moshe Dayan played a critical role in the early years of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and in Israeli politics. How did he get his signature eyepatch, and why did he become one of the most recognised Israeli faces of all time? Learn about Moshe Dayan’s journey with primary sources from the NLI collections, movies, and other teaching materials.
Who was Moshe Dayan?
Moshe Dayan began his life as the son of pioneers and ultimately became the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) chief of staff and Israel’s minister of defence and of foreign affairs. Learn about the pivotal moments in his life.
What Kind of a Leader was Moshe Dayan?
Using the primary sources from the resource pack, students will evaluate Moshe Dayan's leadership.