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 ceremony to welcome Shabbat. After talking about what happens and doesn’t happen on Shabbat in traditional Jewish homes, we played a sorting game to help us remember. We also played “Shabbat Tag” (like freeze tag). Sarah taught us a song and some Hebrew words related to Shabbat. Sometimes it’s hard to live without most technology the way some Jewish families do on Shabbat, so the Middles read a story about connecting to nature instead of always having “screen time.” A charades-like game called Not A Stick gave students a chance to have fun without technology. We closed with our own Havdalah ceremony.

Calendar
February 24, 2018
  • Shabbat Morning and Program: "The Evolution of a Red Diaper Baby"
    Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
February 28, 2018
  • Purim
    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Social Justice/Social Action Committee Meeting
    Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm