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Written by Jessica Gurtman, 01 of December, 2011

Hanukkah Fun for Families

A collection of Internet resources that your family can explore together to learn more and celebrate Hanukkah. Also features a list of popular Jewish websites appropriate for families to use as resources to learn more about their Jewish heritage.

Written by Jessica Gurtman, 17 of November, 2011

Where Do You Give?

The holiday season is one that's usually focused on receiving, not giving. Babaganewz and AJWS have created a lesson plan for middle school students which helps them understand the importance of tzedekah by allowing them to make decision by allocating real money.

Written by Jessica Gurtman, 17 of November, 2011

Teach and Celebrate Hanukkah with Behrman House

Hanukkah is coming! Be ready to light the first candle on Tuesday, December 20 with these gift ideas, interactive activities, classroom resources and more.

Written by Behrman House Staff, 06 of September, 2012

The Spiritual Side to Parenting

Rabbi Ilana Grinblat says her book, Blessings and Baby Steps, focuses on what we learn from, rather than teach, our children. In an interview with the Washington Jewish Week, she discusses the importance of finding wonder among the joys and struggles of parenting.

Written by Behrman House Staff, 10 of November, 2011

What Does It Mean to Be God's Partner?

Perhaps you have a life partner or a partner in business. You and your dance partner may burn up the floor. Your child chooses a partner for a class game. But what does it mean to be a “partner with God”?

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