• In our spring theme, Shavuot, we are taking a close look at how Judaism has changed through time - from the Torah, to the early Rabbis, to Jewish people today (which includes us!). Children have been excited to share what they already know ("Yosef is in the Torah!") and to see how their ideas and interpretations ("I think Miryam was important because she brought spirit to the Israelites") are part of how Judaism continues to grow and change today. It's  [ MORE ]

  • The children in שׁוֹרָשִׁים (Shorashim– ‘roots’ for nursery) and שְׁתִּילִים (Shteelim– ‘saplings’ for kindergarten) are fully immersed in the יוֹסֵף (Yosef) text, and each week we are adding more! (You can read what we read this week here, https://jewishenrichment.org/2023/01/23/yosef-theme-text-genesis-40-and-41/ ) The ideas are flowing, children are asking questions and becoming interpreters of text. While all of these amazing things are happening we are continuing our work on what it means to be a community who takes care of each other and plays/  [ MORE ]

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