Explore Live Plants, Tree Of Life and more!

Explore related topics

Live plants– highly recommend! Symbolically ties into “tree of life” and to our profession of cultivating future Jewish leaders.

Live plants– highly recommend! Symbolically ties into “tree of life” and to our profession of cultivating future Jewish leaders.

Judaica- A Jewish classroom must have Judaica displayed! In my classroom I have a class “museum” with Judaica items for Shabbat, Tefillin, talit, tzedakah, and many other holiday items. Children are curious, ask questions, bring their personal items for temporary display and learn indirectly.

Judaica- A Jewish classroom must have Judaica displayed! In my classroom I have a class “museum” with Judaica items for Shabbat, Tefillin, talit, tzedakah, and many other holiday items. Children are curious, ask questions, bring their personal items for temporary display and learn indirectly.

Lights- open windows with natural lights, dim electric lights as much as possible… Calm lighting– calm class!

Lights- open windows with natural lights, dim electric lights as much as possible… Calm lighting– calm class!

Library- we are, after all, the “people of the book”- we need to imbed this value in our students by having an age appropriate book collection and by constantly encouraging them to use and enjoy it. (Class book exchange is a great practice).

Library- we are, after all, the “people of the book”- we need to imbed this value in our students by having an age appropriate book collection and by constantly encouraging them to use and enjoy it. (Class book exchange is a great practice).

Why Finland's education system is a success - InfoGraphic. (it's basically the opposite of Common Core and what we've got going on in America, sadly)

Why Finland's education system is a success - InfoGraphic. (it's basically the opposite of Common Core and what we've got going on in America, sadly)

Front door- mezuzah ( I teach young children, so I lowered the mezuzah so they could reach it).

Front door- mezuzah ( I teach young children, so I lowered the mezuzah so they could reach it).

Israel- Hatikvah, mizrach, photos, map, flag, chamsa or anything else you can come up with should be permanently displayed. Jewish=Israel.

Israel- Hatikvah, mizrach, photos, map, flag, chamsa or anything else you can come up with should be permanently displayed. Jewish=Israel.

Smell- make sure your classroom smells good- smell is the strongest emotional trigger! We want our students to connect good smell with good Jewish memories.

Smell- make sure your classroom smells good- smell is the strongest emotional trigger! We want our students to connect good smell with good Jewish memories.

Tech Talk for Teachers from SMART Board folks.  I learned something (you can show a video on the smartboard while using your computer to do something else) and will come back for more!

Tech Talk for Teachers from SMART Board folks. I learned something (you can show a video on the smartboard while using your computer to do something else) and will come back for more!

As a Hebrew teacher in a Jewish day school, I am charged with the challenge, duty, responsibility and privilege of teaching and inspiring young Jewish children.  To do so well, a Jewish teacher and educator, must have a sense of calling, ever growing knowledge, talent, organizational skills, creativity and imagination.  Oh, and one more, important, thing: a classroom!classroom

As a Hebrew teacher in a Jewish day school, I am charged with the challenge, duty, responsibility and privilege of teaching and inspiring young Jewish children. To do so well, a Jewish teacher and educator, must have a sense of calling, ever growing knowledge, talent, organizational skills, creativity and imagination. Oh, and one more, important, thing: a classroom!classroom

Pinterest
Search