Category Archives: Jewish Studies יהדות

Celebrating Israel @70

On Thursday we celebrated Israel’s 70th Yom HaAtzmaut by experiencing Israel through science, music, art, dancing, sports and of course food. We learned about Israel’s continued hope for peace through music and art.     We ate falafel in a … Continue reading

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Community Yom HaAtzmaut Performance

We were honored to perform at the community Yom HaAtzmaut celebration on Sunday, April 15th at the Jewish Community Alliance.

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Chag Purim Samech

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Play, have fun & learn about Israel

    The countdown to Israel’s 70th birthday has begun.  Play, have fun and learn about Israel. For students to play, they need to complete the following steps: Click on: https://countdown70.lookstein.org/ S/he should click on “Student” S/he should type the … Continue reading

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Celebrating Tu B’Shevat טו בשבט

We celebrated Tu B’shevat today with a tasting of the seven species of Israel (שבעת המינים) and a  fun recycle game with Shelly the Jacksonville Sh’licha.  This week we also created a tree from recycled items for the school door … Continue reading

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Saying Shema at Bedtime

Today we learned from Parashat Vayechi (next week’s Torah portion) that Jacob blessed his grandchildren Efrayim and Menashe a special blessing which included the phrase “May you have as many children as the fish over the land”. This phrase is … Continue reading

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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 curriculum (TaL AM),  each Parasha features a symbol presented as a riddle; through the study of the Parasha the students discover the … Continue reading

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We are Ready for Rosh HaShana

We are ready for Rosh Hashana! We listened to the Shofar every day and learned the vocabulary and the customs of the holiday.  Today we got a taste of Rosh HaShana: we ate apples & honey, pomegranate, and a honey cake. … Continue reading

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Learning about the Map of Israel

Today we learned about different cities in Israel by using a giant map of Israel, a book and a bus. hermes h belts

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Ten Commandments Challenge

In order to honor the holiday of Shavuot, the giving of the Torah, the Martin J. Gottlieb School is issuing our Ten Commandment challenge to all students in Kitah Gimmel. The challenge is to memorize all Ten Commandments in Hebrew. Students … Continue reading

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