Connecting to Prayers Using Visual Representation and STEAM

Visual interpretations of prayers created by 5th grade         Teachers teach their students to be life long learners and thrive themselves to be that too.  I have been teaching for 21 years and like to think that every year I learn something new and improve my teaching.  This past year, I feel […]

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STEAM Activity for Noah’s Ark

Every Friday a different student in my class is assigned to teach the week’s Parasha (Torah portion) to the 4th & 5th grade students.  The student prepares a Hebrew summary of the portion and a D’var Torah in English.  The D’var Torah is a mini lesson that the student chooses to highlight from the Torah […]

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Torah in 3D printing

What does the Torah portion have to do with 3D printing? In the 3rd grade Parashat HaShavua (weekly Torah portion) curriculum,  each Parasha (Torah portion) features a symbol presented as a riddle; through the study of the Parasha the students discover the link between this symbol (which is the central message of the portion) and the […]

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