Tag Archive: Shteelim 5776

Feb 08

Genesis 41:1-56 (Par’oh’s Dreams) for Nursery and Kindergarten

Two years later, Par’oh had a dream. הִנֵּה Hineh! he was standing by the Nile river. And הִנֵּה hineh! out of the Nile river came seven big, plump, good-looking cows, and they started eating the reeds by the river.  And הִנֵּה hineh!- seven more cows came out from the Nile river after the first ones. …

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Feb 03

He could have gotten out sideways

This week in Shorahim-Shteelim, we continued the story of יוסף (Yosef – Joseph); we followed him to Egypt and heard what awaited him there.  Alongside that, we played and explored…   Here is one moment were the puppet-show corner took life…   Some of us went to the chapel and had a look at the תורה (Tora – …

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Feb 01

Genesis 40:1-23 (Yosef in Prison) for Nursery and Kindergarten

1 א)  וַיְהִי, אַחַר הַדְּבָרִים הָאֵלֶּה, חָטְאוּ מַשְׁקֵה מֶלֶךְ–מִצְרַיִם, וְהָאֹפֶה—לַאֲדֹנֵיהֶם, לְמֶלֶךְ מִצְרָיִם ב)  וַיִּקְצֹף פַּרְעֹה, עַל שְׁנֵי סָרִיסָיו—עַל שַׂר הַמַּשְׁקִים, וְעַל שַׂר הָאוֹפִים ג)  וַיִּתֵּן אֹתָם בְּמִשְׁמַר, בֵּית שַׂר הַטַּבָּחִים—אֶל–בֵּית הַסֹּהַר:  מְקוֹם, אֲשֶׁר יוֹסֵף אָסוּר שָׁם ד)  וַיִּפְקֹד שַׂר הַטַּבָּחִים אֶת–יוֹסֵף, אִתָּם—וַיְשָׁרֶת אֹתָם; וַיִּהְיוּ יָמִים, בְּמִשְׁמָר 1) A while later, the king of Egypt’s cupbearer …

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Jan 28

A wild beast visited Shorashim-Shteelim

Shorashim and Shteelim ventured into their second week of exploring the story of Yosef and his dreams. This week we continued with the story some more, and found out what kind of fate awaited Yosef after telling his dreams to his brothers and his father. We used different parts of the classroom to get to know …

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Jan 26

Feelings in Fabric!

This week in Yetzira we imagined how clothing can give voice to feelings. We discussed what Yosef’s clothing may have looked like in relation to his feelings in the any given scene. We had opinions on how Yosef may have felt when he got a special present from his father, Yaakov, and when he was …

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Jan 25

Genesis 37:12-36 (Yosef in the Pit) for Nursery and Kindergarten

Genesis 37:12-36 בראשית לז One day, Yosef’s brothers went to take care of their father’s sheep. Ya’akov, their father, said to Yosef, “Go see how your brothers and the sheep are doing and come back and tell me.” Yosef said, “Sure!” His brothers saw him coming, and they made a plan to hurt him. They …

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Jan 22

Genesis 37:1-11 (Yosef and his Brothers)

1 א)  וַיֵּשֶׁב יַעֲקֹב, בְּאֶרֶץ מְגוּרֵי אָבִיו—בְּאֶרֶץ, כְּנָעַן Ya’akov (Jacob) lived in the land of Cana’an. This is the story of Ya’akov and all his family. 2 ב)  אֵלֶּה תֹּלְדוֹת יַעֲקֹב, יוֹסֵף בֶּן–שְׁבַע–עֶשְׂרֵה שָׁנָה הָיָה רֹעֶה אֶת–אֶחָיו בַּצֹּאן, וְהוּא נַעַר אֶת–בְּנֵי בִלְהָה וְאֶת–בְּנֵי זִלְפָּה, נְשֵׁי אָבִיו; וַיָּבֵא יוֹסֵף אֶת–דִּבָּתָם רָעָה, אֶל–אֲבִיהֶם When Ya’akov’s son Yosef …

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Jan 20

In came Yosef…

This has been an exciting week! This week marks the first week of a venture into a brand new Theme at the Jewish Enrichment Center – יוסף (Yosef – Joseph). For Shorashim and Shteelim, that also means that our בית (Bayit – Home) was redesigned so that our learning environment has new exploration opportunities of all different kinds … After המורה בן (HaMoreh …

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Jan 20

…and they all bowed down.

This week in Yetzira (creativity – art) it has been exciting to introduce the new theme, Yosef! The different Kvutzot (groups) used various mediums to visualize Yosef’s dreams. Shorashim and Shteelim made star puppets out of felt and shiny gravel. Later, they will play out the stars all bowing down to Yosef. Nitzanim imagined what …

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Jan 13

The birthday of the trees!

This week in Shorashim-Shteelim we introduced ט״ו בשבת (Tu-Bi’Shvat)- the BIRTHDAY of the עצים (Etseem – trees)! How exciting! After finding out about the different ways in which עצים (Etseem – trees) give us presents in our lives, we explored different ways of celebrating the trees’ birthday. we had our own Garden, to plant different …

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