Yeshivat Noam middle school assistant principal of general studies, Becky Troodler, generously opened her home to spend the day with the eighth grade girls for “Memory Making Day” — a day dedicated to art, learning and bonding. Several faculty members, including Aliza Weinberg, Malka Shapiro, Barbara Sehgal, Sari Sheinfeld,
On Thursday, June 4, Ben Porat Yosef’s first through seventh grade students celebrated Author’s Day. In preparation, the students had been immersed in learning about different authors and styles of writing.
The morning began with students meeting acclaimed author Johanna Hurwitz, author of
Yavneh’s Academy’s third graders presented smashing performances of “Big Big World” at the Route 17S Barnes and Noble. The program reflected their rain forest unit that began in March with a presentation of the “Wonders of the Rain Forest.” Their learning continued with each child researching a rainforest
As part of their bar mitzvah programming, the JKHA seventh grade boys participated in the “Taste of Greatness” project. Students had the opportunity to research a great Torah personality and interview someone who had a relationship with that individual. Students and cousins Josh and Charles Lando researched and presented on the
The boys of 4B1 have got their heads stuck in good books. Each student read, reported and drew a picture of himself “stuck in a good book.” As the year has progressed, each of the students has fallen in love with books and Mrs. Leifer couldn’t be happier.
Oh Say Nation has one simple mission: to give every citizen direct access to our elected officials. In this day and age, it takes five seconds to share with the world intimate details of your cat’s birthday party, the muffins you baked using only protein powder or your extensive analysis of the Bachelor’s rose ceremony. But
In conjunction with the fifth grade geography curriculum, RYNJ students participated in an art class and project led by Lisa Strouth, a local artist and art teacher. This year, the boys created original African masks while the girls learned about Impressionism and made beautiful Impressionist paintings. The RYNJ Parents’
The TABC drama club performed “Charles Dickens Abridged” on June 1. The entire student body walked over to Temple Emeth to view the afternoon performance, and the evening showing was attended by members of the community, family and friends. Netanel Arussy, Steven Cohen, Daniel Falk, Yoni Friedman, Shai Gutfreund,
West Orange—Following a successful year of district and state competitions—including winning the first place trophy at the Math League Elementary School Competition at Far Hills Country Day School in December—qualifying members of the Golda Och Academy lower school math league headed to Houston on Friday, June 5 to compete in
Kushner’s annual summer reading kickoff was held at the Livingston Barnes & Noble last Thursday evening. Rabbi Rubin started off the event by reading a book about friendship, followed by other beloved lower school teachers leading a variety of activities. The number of students, parents and faculty participating was
As part of a broad attempt to enable and inspire self-directed learning outside the classroom, students in tenth and eleventh grades participate in an annual academic fair, each year in a different discipline. This year’s fair was a Navi fair (last year was an English fair), and students were given wide
In anticipation of Shavuot, the day the Jewish people received the Torah, the children of K-1 completed learning the letters of Lashon HaKodesh. They pronounced “chazak chazak v’nitchazeik.” On Thursday, May 21, the class celebrated their aleph-bet siyum. They baked aleph-bet cookies and munched on yummy treats, played many