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Brain Breaks

A brain break is a short period of time in which students stop classroom work and engage in an activity — perhaps...
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Total Eclipse

How should one respond when the sun is shrouded in darkness by the moon in the middle of the day?  When the...
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Writing a Letter to Parents

A welcome letter to your students’ parents can be a wonderful tool for establishing partnership between home and school. This letter-writing guide...
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Who is in Our Class

Help students get to know each other with this easy ice-breaker. Simple but fun, this activity allows students to share their Jewish...
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