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Social Justice in Action

  • Posted by Tali Puterman
  • On March 3, 2016
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5th grade enjoyed taking over the Temple Israel’s kitchen for an experiential Hebrew cooking day – all while making a difference. We made lasagna and collected fresh fruit for On the Rise, a home that offers shelter, food, safety, and support for homeless women in the Cambridge community.  
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Social Justice in Action

  • Posted by Tali Puterman
  • On March 3, 2016
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5th grade enjoyed taking over the Temple Israel’s kitchen for an experiential Hebrew cooking day – all while making a difference. We made lasagna and collected fresh fruit for On the Rise, a home that offers shelter, food, safety, and support for homeless women in the Cambridge community.  
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Hebrew, Parashah Projects, and the Reform Movement

  • Posted by Jamie Lichtenstein
  • On February 12, 2016
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Parashah Projects The 6th graders will begin translating their B’nei Mitzvah parashah (portion) after February vacation. We hope that each child will read their own English translation of their verses at their Bar or Bat Mitzvah.  In addition to translation, each student will have an opportunity to think deeply about their parshah and approach it from […]
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A Story About Brothers

  • Posted by Meg Kennedy
  • On February 7, 2016
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February 7th, 2016 Today in class we learned about and discussed the story of Jacob and Esau, or in Hebrew Ya’akov and Esav. Esav was named this way because of the hair that covered his whole body. Ya’akov was named because he was holding Esav’s “akev” or heel when the twins were born. We learned […]
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Abraham, I want you to…

  • Posted by Meg Kennedy
  • On February 1, 2016
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January 31st, 2016 … sacrifice your beloved son, Isaac. What?! Today in class we explored the rest of our Godly Plan lesson on the Great Family. We learned of the ALMOST sacrifice of Issac, the death of Abraham and Sarah, the introduction of Rebekkah, and how the Great Family (which we are all a part […]
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Tu BiShvat Higiya

  • Posted by Meg Kennedy
  • On February 1, 2016
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January 24th Tu BiShvat has arrived! Today in class we learned about the Jewish Holiday that celebrates the birthday of the trees. While it is cold and snowy here in Boston, it is rainy and getting warmer in Israel – perfect for planting trees! We worked together as a group to make these beautiful watercolor […]
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KB’s New Year Updates

  • Posted by Natalya Bernstein
  • On January 31, 2016
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Sunday, January 31, 2016 Shalom KB Families! Please remember we have a full day of Hebrew school on February 7th, Tikkun Olam day is postponed. There is no school February 14 and 21 for vacation, we will return on the 28th. We are set into our routine in KB and learning about so much… Godly […]
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Godly Play Fun

  • Posted by Meg Kennedy
  • On January 31, 2016
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January 10th We had so much fun experiencing another Godly play session together! What is Godly Play you may ask? Godly Play is the method of introducing and exploring the basic stories of Genesis together this year. With plain materials and a story line free of influence from teachers like myself, Godly Play helps our […]
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The Sacrifice of Isaac

  • Posted by Tamar Rotstein
  • On January 31, 2016
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Sunday, January 31, 2016 21 Shevat 5776 Dear First Grade Families, Today we joined together with the other first grade class in the Social Hall. We spent the morning learning about the Sacrifice of Isaac through Godly Play. God had promised Abraham that Isaac would be the son through which a great nation would come. Abraham […]
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Spotlight on MLK Day of Service

  • Posted by Tali Puterman
  • On January 25, 2016
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This year 5th grade students are responsible for completing two social justice encounters. Students have shared their meaningful experiences volunteering in the Boston community and have been involved with opportunities such as cooking food for those in need, fundraising for animal shelters, helping prisoners receive much-needed books, and helping to celebrate birthdays in a homeless […]
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