February 27, 2015 Dear Parents, In Ivrit, the focus this week is Purim. The Parparim are becoming more familiar with the story of Purim, the Mitzvot of Purim, the customs and rituals, and vocabulary associated with this holiday. This week’s parasha is called Parashat T’zaveh. This parasha talks about who
February 27, 2015 Dear Nesharim Parents, This week in Chumash, we discussed what the snake said to the ‘Esha’ in Gan Eden, the Esha’s response, what happened to the Esha and Adam once they ate from Eitz Hada’at, and lastly, what G-d asked Adam and the Esha, and their responses.
February 27, 2015 Dear Dolphinim Parents, This week in Chumash, we talked about the famine in Can’an and Ya’akov sending ten of his sons to Egypt to buy food. We discussed why only ten sons were sent. In this week’s parasha, Parashat T’zaveh, we discussed the special clothing that the
February 13, 2015 Dear Parents, Please check your child’s backpack today. Your child is bringing home his/her popcorn plant. The Parparim were able to see the roots and the popcorn sprout over the course of two weeks. The mustard seeds that were planted in a sponge sprouted as well. The
Nesharim Newsletter- February 13th Dear Families, The class has been working to gather information using the note taking strategies they have learned and the outline they were given. Many of the students have begun writing their information into paragraphs in their ocean life report packet. We will finish these following
Parparim Newsletter- February 13th Dear Families, The Parparim class has almost finished their penguin unit. I had planned on having it finished before break, but with the snow days we will wrap things up the first two days we return and celebrate with a Penguin Party on Wednesday, February 25th.
February 13, 2015 Dear Nesharim Parents, This week in Chumash, we talked about which foods items are permissible to eat and which are not permissible to eat in Gan Eden, What did the snake say that we can eat and what will happen if will eat – we will have
February 13, 2015 Dear Dolphinim Parents, This week in Chumash, we made a graph showing the ups and downs of Yosef’s life, with the help of the p’sukim in the Torah. In this week’s parasha, Parashat Mishpatim, we discussed the rules that are listed in the Parasha, and compared these
February 6, 2015 Dear Dolphinim parents, We had busy week! We had a great time on Tu B’shvat. We made learning games for our Parparim friends and shared the games with them. The Dolphinim also presented the tree projects that they created. Our focus has been the need to care for
February 6, 2015 Dear Nesharim parents: We another great week! Our main topic was Tu B’shvat, as we continued learning about the cycles in the world such as the cycle of days and months. We read a story about “Honi, the Circle Maker” and discussed the important message of the