Friday, April 03, 2020


JEC Celebrates Adar

JEC was alive with Adar spirit! The past couple of weeks were filled with many exciting days of dress up and lots of Adar fun! Students enjoyed Topsy Turvy Day, with a cross-grade teacher swap, as well as a Mock Shabbos,” where students dressed in their Shabbat finest while celebrating Shabbat at a tish and

Kol Chaverim Preschool in Fair Lawn Is Ready for Purim

This week the yeladim at Kol Chaverim Preschool in Fair Lawn got into the Purim spirit! They made thier own mishloach manot baskets and also formed and baked hamantashen together! This is a great activity for science, math and fine motor development. The yeladim counted out the eggs, kneaded the dough and pinched the sides

Gan Henel Nursery Brings Shushan to Englewood

The nursery class at Gan Henel have been getting into the Purim spirit. The classroom is decorated as ancient Shushan of old and the children are enjoying getting into the Purim mood with costumes and songs. The children can’t wait for the Purim chagiga next week.

Purim Is in the Air at RYNJ

Yeshivat Noam Celebrates The Fourth

In a display of American pride and in celebration of Adar, Yeshivat Noam transformed March 4, into July 4, with activities, decor, colors and costumes.

KC Kids at He’Atid Make a Purim Carnival

KC Kids had a blast at their Purim carnival! The older division created and ran various carnival games for the younger children. Some of their favorite games were Purim ring toss, Queen Esther coin drop, Haman bean bag toss, an obstacle course, pin the hat on Haman and Purim characters memory game. The students

Moriah Middle School Creates Purim Greeting Cards for Chayalim

The Moriah middle school students participated in a chesed project of writing greeting cards to the IDF soldiers. This was in conjunction with the ZOA which has sent the cards to be delivered with mishloach manot to IDF soldiers. The students were able to express their admiration and appreciation to the soldiers

Anshei Lubavitch Preps For Purim With Cupcakes, Costumes and Carnival Fun

Anshei Lubavitch preschoolers came to school in their best silly costumes for the Purim Carnival Fun House! They rocked out at a Purim dance party, decorated clown cupcakes, marched in a Purim parade, played Purim parachute games, watched a Purim puppet show, showed off their costumes on the red carpet, had their

Madcap Activities Mark a Joyful Adar at SSDS Bergen

Zany hairstyles, backward clothing, flash mob singing of “Mishenichnas Adar Marbim b’Simcha,” hamantashen photo contests, and Minute-to-Win-It cookie challenges punctuated a joyful month of Adar at SSDS Bergen.

Yavneh Academy Hebrew Experience Theater Presents ‘Purim: The Musical!’

On the Thursday prior to Purim, members of the Yavneh Academy Hebrew Experience Theater presented “Purim: The Musical!” Thank you to Yavneh faculty members Robin and Tzion Elbaz for their wonderful direction and play writing and to Binyomin Ginsburg for the musical accompaniment. Kol hakavod to the students on

Moriah Pre-K Goes On Triangle Hunt

This week, Moriah pre-k children went on a triangle hunt around the school searching for all different triangles! They used ‘Haman-Hat-Radar’ to find them! The children brought a white board along to tally how many triangles they found! They found triangles in Jewish stars, clown hats, and hamantashen pictures, around

Yeshivat Noam Fourth Graders Investigate for Adar

Yeshivat Noam fourth graders had a blast with this creative Adar game incorporating social skills with an academic review! The students arrived to a silly morning message and had a great time finding their clue matches!