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An Intentional Design Process

In שׁוֹרָשִׁים (Shorashim– ‘roots’ for nursery) and שְׁתִּילִים (Shteelim– ‘saplings’ for kindergarten) we are putting together our design for the curtain for our community’s אָרוֹן (aron- ark)! The children looked at composite drawings of  עצים (etzim- trees), so we could finalize the design and start laying out the fabrics in the spot that they will be glued. …

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Shorashim Celebrates Tu B’Shevat

This week Shorashim celebrated Tu B’Shevat!  In honor of the New Year/Birthday of the עצים (etzim – trees), we decorated the classroom with leaf rubbings…   …and pictures of עצים (etzim – trees).   We did Yoga עץ (etz – tree), using our bodies to act out the growing cycle and different parts of the עץ (etz – tree) such …

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