It’s In the Details

Nitzanim is playing out the three endings to the Chanukah story. (click to read the original texts, in translation!)

Here are some of the fabulous details they imagined as they played:

About the orange guys lined up: “Those are the singing people.”


Musicians. (Instruments made out of shrinky-dinks!)

“This is the Temple with all the villagers lined up and the menorah (where he’s pointing) and the priest.”


About the purple triangle on top: “This is where it says what it is. There’s words up there.”


And here’s a video of children explaining their scene for the second ending of the Chanukah story!

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