Monthly Archives: October 2011

Full Of Questions

I love it when my 6th graders ask questions. It demonstrates that their minds are working (in a positive way). In one of my schools, on Sunday mornings, we gather as a school and daven (pray) the morning service. Today, … Continue reading

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Getting With the Program

It was awesome! I am starting to use more technology for teaching. I took my laptop to one of my schools today and showed the students some You Tube videos to demonstrate how violins are and guitars are made since … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving and Chanukah

I can smell the turkey now! I started teaching Thanksgiving music today for one of the ECC school’s Thanksgiving celebrations. I am teaching Debbie Friedman’s “Happy Thanksgiving.” The kids were adorable with it, especially with the hand motions! The 2’s … Continue reading

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Marching With the Torah/Marching Around the Torah

What a great day at my schools for Simchat Torah! Torahs, colorful flags, my music, ECC kids getting excited to be on the bima looking at the beautiful Torahs dressed in the colorful covers again. I took my Torah to … Continue reading

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Another High

In my previous blog, I wrote about how I need to feed my soul from time to time learning, but I really believe I get high when teaching adults as well. I taught my Hebrew class last night. The progress … Continue reading

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Yesterday, Can’t Stop Thinking About It!

I am still on a high from yesterday! Temple Beth Torah in Tamarac, FL had the first of it’s monthly Adult Learning Series. Rabbi Aaron Katz got the ball rolling for us with the history of Jewish Law leading up … Continue reading

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Still On A High

Well, I’m still on a high from the High Holidays. I get such gratification conducting services at the Court At The Palm Aire. Friday night when I walked in with my Torah and took the covering off, several of the … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur and The Song “Give”

Saw my wonderful teen students yesterday and played the song, “Give” by Leann Rimes. It is perfect for Yom Kippur! I had the students listen to it first with the lyrics printed in front of them, then we discussed it. … Continue reading

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Free Services

Free Yom Kippur Services at The Court At Palm Aire tomorrow night and Saturday. Contact me for more information. G’mar Chatima Tova u’Shabbat Shalom.

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What A High!

Last night I started teaching an Adult Hebrew Reading Class at Temple Beth Orr in Coral Springs. We had 12 people that showed up, taking the class for various reasons. The class is made up of people from in their … Continue reading

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