Monday, September 16, 2019


Leah Sokoloff Nursery School in Fair Lawn Preps for Pesach

Book Day 2014 at TABC

Teaneck—“Team-building with Tani,” “Navigating the South Pacific on a Scotch Tape Budget,” “Psychology at the End of the World,” “Halakhic Parameters of Self-Preservation,” “Drive to Survive: When a Movie’s Hero Fights for his Life,” “Man vs. Nature in the Literary Imagination”—what kind of a school day could

Little Winemakers at BPY

Ben Porat Yosef Kindergarten students learned experientially about how grapes must be squashed in order to make grape juice for the four cups they will drink at the family Seder on Pesach. Shown here, a group of children removed their shoes and socks and did their best “squishing.”

David Bousbib, Crunch Worthy @ LPS

Congratulations to David Bousbib, 3rd grader at Lubavitch on the Palisades School in Tenafly, NJ for participating in a creative writing contest sponsored by New Jersey CRUNCH bunch. As part of Celebrate NJ, CRUNCH bunch encourages healthy living and choices. Students all across New Jersey participated in this contest. David submitted an original poem called

Yavneh: Oft’ Told Tales

Yavneh Academy fourth graders presented their annual Storytelling Festival of Fables for 2014 on Monday evening, March 31, and Tuesday evening, April 1, to their parents and guests in an exciting program.

In our fast-paced, media-driven world, they proved that there is still room and love for the quiet spoken story, which continues to engage

He’Atid Children Prepare for Pesach

Washington Heights to Washington, MTAPAC Lobbies the Hill

On Thursday, April 3rd, I had the chance to be a part of the third annual MTA lobbying mission to Washington, D.C., on a trip we’ve dubbed “MTAPAC.” Fort-five students from all grades and seven staff members made the trip to lobby for Israel. We had a great time and conducted a very successful mission, ultimately meeting with seven different

RYNJ Play Raises Money for Project Ezrah In Memory of R’ Yossie Stern

“Practically perfect in every way.” Those were the rave reviews of the audience members who watched the students of RYNJ’s production of Mary Poppins. Every year the seventh grade students of the Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey perform an original, Hebrew play based on a classic Disney story, and this year was no exception. For two

Yeshivat He’Atid Pioneers Collaborative: 21st Century Learning Model

BergenfieldA revolutionary three-pillared pedagogical model is what drives every day’s activities at Yeshivat He’Atid, a yeshiva day school now completing its second full year of operation. Currently located on South Washington Avenue in Bergenfield, where the school plans to stay for just one more year while it

RYNJ 2nd Graders Learning About Kosher Fish Signs

Rabbi Kitay’s 2nd grade Talmidim at RYNJ learn the signs of a kosher fish.

BPY’s Heritage Fair

BPY fourth graders enjoyed speaking, singing, dancing, and teaching at BPY’s Annual

Heritage Fair, on Wednesday, March 26. The students sang a medley of Ashkenazic and Sephardic songs, including Yiddish songs, and performed Chassidic- and Sephardic-style dances. After the performance, the students displayed and explained their heirlooms to visiting

BPY Drama Club Presents Annie

The Ben Porat Yosef drama club, students in grades three through eight, performed a musical production of Annie, in conjunction with Envision Theater, on Sunday, March 30th.

Kudos to the actors and to director Rebecca Lopkin for an extraordinary event. The student actors performed at two sold-out performances and were received with