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

A Place to Pray

  • Posted by tisrael
  • On December 24, 2015
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What is a sanctuary? Why is it an important part of a synagogue? We explored the sanctuary to find the answers to some of our many questions. We were curious about how large the sanctuary is and why it is so large, so we measured the entire room using our bodies (arm spans). We did […]
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Chanukah, Oh Chanukah…

  • Posted by tisrael
  • On December 24, 2015
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Chanukah in our first grade classroom was so very exciting – it’s not often that we get to be together on the first AND last night of such a wonderful holiday. We did so many things for Chanukah, it’s difficult to list all of them. We read one of my favorite books, Hershel and the […]
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Israel Geography

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  • On December 20, 2015
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Sunday, December 20, 2015 8 Tevet 5776 Dear First Grade Families, Today we learned more about the land of Israel and we labeled our map! Each student was assigned a place in Israel and wrote the name of the city or area in both English and Hebrew. Take a look at our labeled map of Israel […]
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Happy Hanukkah!

  • Posted by tisrael
  • On December 6, 2015
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Sunday, December 6, 2015 24 Kislev 5776 Dear First Grade Families, Today we had music with Scott and sang many Hanukkah songs! We practiced the prayers that we say when we light the Menorah. We sang the Shechianu, and learned that this is a prayer we recite on the first night of Hanukkah. Students had fun […]
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