Or Emet Middles Class

Middles Class Summary–September 22, 2013

October 21, 2013

At their first class of the year, the Middles group had a great time learning about Jewish languages and Sukkot. As we got to know […]

Middles Class Summary–May 19, 2013

August 9, 2013

The JCS Middles class had a great time joining in the Israeli dance program at the May session. After dancing, we joined the other JCS […]

Middles Class Summary–April 21, 2013

May 17, 2013

In April, the Middles class prepared for Tot Shabbat by learning about Shabbat traditions that some Jewish families observe. We did our own candle lighting […]

Middles Class Summary–March 24, 2013

April 14, 2013

In March, the Middles class had a great time learning about Passover. We read the story of Passover, and talked about how Humanistic Jews can […]

Middles Class Summary–February 24, 2013

March 19, 2013

In February, the Middles class learned about Purim. Class started on a light note, as each student was asked to share a favorite joke in […]

Middles Class Summary–January 27, 2013

February 21, 2013

In January, the Middles class prepared for Or Emet’s annual Tu B’Shevat seder by learning about nature and how we can respect the earth. We […]

Middles Class Summary–December 2, 2012

December 28, 2012

In December, the Middles group learned about Hanukkah and Jews in early America, tying the two ideas together with the themes of hope and optimism. […]

Middles Class Summary–November 4, 2012

November 21, 2012

This month, the JCS Middles class learned about the Golden Age in Spain. We talked about how people of different religions were accepting of each […]

Middles Class Summary–October 7, 2012

October 19, 2012

The JCS Middles group learned about Jewish ghettos and how, even though life in the ghetto was hard, the Jewish people kept up strong traditions […]

Middles Class Summary–September 9, 2012

September 25, 2012

After getting to know each other by playing a name game, the JCS Middles class used a map to learn about the Jewish Diaspora and […]