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Friday Letter – K-2 Class – September 30, 2016

Boker Tov (Good morning)! This week in t’filah, we explored the brit, the agreement God made with the people of Israel. We learned that the agreement God made–for the people to follow the commandments of the Torah, in exchange for which the Israelites would be God’s people–extended beyond just the ...

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Friday Letter – 3-5 Class – September 23, 2016

Boker Tov (Good morning)! Our 3rd-5th grade class is doing wonderfully, engaging richly in their classwork and in t’filah. A note from Morah Alyssa: “This week, we learned about the Jewish calendar and some different traditions people have for the Yamim Noraim, the High Holy Days. These traditions included eating different and special foods, spending our ...

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Friday Letter – K-2 Class – September 23, 2016

Boker Tov (Good morning)! Week 2 was a great one, with students continuing to settle into Hebrew School while already developing their Hebrew language skills! A note from Morah Tamar: “This week we started enjoying the book “Shalom” (“hi” “peace” “goodbye”). We traced the letters, and some of us wrote “Shalom Kita Alef” (Hello ...

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Friday Letter – 3-5 Class – September 16, 2016

Boker Tov (good morning)! Our 3rd-5th grade students are off and running, jumping right into rich learning, while also getting to know one another, and their teacher, Morah Alyssa. Here is a note from Morah Alyssa: “Welcome back everyone, or as we say in 3rd-5th, “Bruchim Haba’im!” This week, we spent ...

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