• In שׁוֹרָשִׁים (Shorashim– ‘roots’ for nursery) and שְׁתִּילִים (Shteelim– ‘saplings’ for kindergarten) it is hard to believe that we are nearing the end of our רִבְקָה (Rivkah-Rebecca) theme! As we start to work on our theme project, children are finding more ways to engage with our תּוֹרָה (Torah). This week we brought out materials for making character puppets. Children thought about what part of the story their puppet of a character comes from, and made the character's feelings visible, on the face of  [ MORE ]

  • The children in שׁוֹרָשִׁים (Shorashim– ‘roots’ for nursery) and שְׁתִּילִים (Shteelim– ‘saplings’ for kindergarten) were so excited to start our new theme, יוֹסֵף (Yosef), this week! The very first thing we did was read Genesis 37:1-11, where we meet Yosef and his family. After listening to this torah text a few times and asking our questions, we jumped into various ways to retell the text. We acted out the text with puppets. We acted out the text with Costumes and our bodies,  [ MORE ]

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