Qabbalat Shabbat: Friday, 6:00 p.m. Torah Study: Saturday, 9:00-11:00 a.m. Weekday Minyan: 6:15 p.m.

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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Building the Temple-part 1

  • Posted by Jamie Lichtenstein
  • On September 24, 2015
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After some Hebrew reading review, we looked more closely at this google presentation with images and a walk-through of the Second Temple during the time of Herod – the first century A.D. We discussed what happened there – sacrifices, not prayer. We found the kadosh kedoshim (holy of holies) where only the kohen gadol (high […]
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2nd Temple – Part 1

  • Posted by Jamie Lichtenstein
  • On September 20, 2015
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Welcome to 6th Grade at Temple Israel.  I will be using this space to communicate what we are doing in class this year. For our first day, the sixth graders looked at some of the questions we will be studying together this year. How have Jews and Judaism changed over time while still remaining true to […]
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