Category Archives: Israel

Celebrating Israel @ 70

Today 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 pita … Continue reading

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Play, have fun and 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 school code … Continue reading

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First Skype with our Israeli pen pals

By Eliana and Ava: We started the Skype with our pen pals in the Tzafririm school at 11:09 a.m.  It was 6 p.m. in Israel. Daisy was the first kid in our class to talk with her pen pal Abigail. … Continue reading

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Visitors from Hadera, Israel

Today Maya Shoham, P2K Partnership Specialist from Hadera, Israel visited our classroom.   Maya is in charge of many programs including the summer Tikkun Olam teen exchange program between Jacksonville and Hadera. We created picture biographies about ourselves and Maya … Continue reading

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