Vav/Zayin (6th & 7th Grades)

SJS & Youth Programming Calendar

Please click here to access the SJS & Youth Programming Calendar 2021-2022 (5782)

Please click here to see what Vav/Zayin (6th & 7th Grades) are learning

Sunday Learning Schedule

Lead Teachers: Mrs. Sandra Mieli Kamm smielikamm@amyisrael.org, Morah Wendy Malkin wmalkin@amyisrael.org

Please note: Allan Arnet aarnet@amyisrael.org fills in as a lead teacher in Vav/Zayin when Mrs. Kamm is Teaching Torah Tots with a Twist

Hebrew Teachers: Mrs. Sandra Mieli Kamm  dgelbart@amyisrael.org  Morah Wendy Malkin wmalkin@amyisrael.org  Morah Myra Weisberg myraw28@aol.com

9:15 – 9:40 am Social Emotional Learning (SEL) within a Jewish context in Rooms 9 & 10
9:45 – 10:50 am Limudei Yahadut (Jewish Studies), Project Based Learning, Pre & Post B’nai Mitzvah Process & Mitzvah Projects in Rooms 9 & 10
10:55 – 11:30 am Ivrit (Hebrew) in Room 10 & Lower Level Library
11:35 am – 12:05 am Chugim (Elective Activities): More information will be shared the Week of September 19
12:10 – 12:15 pm Line-up in Sanctuary for SJS Dismissal

Wednesday Learning Schedule

4:15 – 4:25 pm Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Advisory within a Jewish context in Rooms 9 & 10
4:30 – 5:00 pm Tefillah led by Mr. Sherman in Outside Courtyard or Sanctuary
5:05 – 5:40 pm Ivrit (Hebrew) in Room 10 & Second Floor Library
5:45 – 6:05 pm Limudei Yahadut (Jewish Studies), Project Based Learning, Pre & Post B’nai Mitzvah Process & Mitzvah Projects in Rooms 9 & 10
6:10 – 6:15 pm Line-up in Sanctuary for SJS Dismissal

Materials and Curricular Resources:

Am Yisrael Congregation’s Website: https://www.amyisrael.org

Jewish Interactive: https://jitap.net

Hebrew In Harmony: https://www.behrmanhouse.com/hih

The Mitzvah Project Book: Making Mitzvah Part of Your Bar/Bat Mitzvah…and Your Life: http://www.jewishlights.com/page/product/978-1-58023-458-0

JPS The B’nai Mitzvah Torah Commentary: https://jps.org/books/jps-bnai-mitzvah-torah-commentary/

B’nai Mitzvah Process and Preparation at Am Yisrael: https://www.amyisrael.org/bnaimitzvahprocessandpreparation

Siddur Lev Shalem: https://www.rabbinicalassembly.org/resources-ideas/lev-shalem-series/siddur-lev-shalem

Tefillah Texts and Audios for Am Yisrael: https://www.amyisrael.org/practicing-tefillah.html

Sefaria: A Living Library of Jewish Texts: https://www.sefaria.org

MyJewishLearning: https://www.myjewishlearning.com

JTeach.org: https://jteach.org

Consultation from Matan: The National Voice in Jewish Special Education: https://matankids.org

Israel Link: https://www.israellink.org

Echos and Reflections: Teaching the Holocaust, Inspiring the Classroom: https://echoesandreflections.org

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center: https://www.ilholocaustmuseum.org

United States Holocaust Museum Virtual Tours: https://www.ushmm.org/teach/teaching-materials/primary-sources-collections/virtual-field-trip/virtual-tour-for-students

Roller Coaster Grandma: https://store.behrmanhouse.com/index.php/roller-coaster-grandma-the-amazing-story-of-dr-ruth.html

Danny Siegel’s Website: http://www.mitzvahheroesfund.org/mitzvah_heroes_danny.html

Doing Good Together: 101 Easy, Meaningful Service Projects for Families, Schools and Communities: https://www.doinggoodtogether.org/store/doing-good-together-101-easy-meaningful-service-projects-for-families-schools-and-communities

Review Common Prefixes: https://images.shulcloud.com/1177/uploads/SJS-PDFs/Common-Hebrew-Prefixes.pdf

Review Common Hebrew words found in the Siddur, Tier I: https://images.shulcloud.com/1177/uploads/SJS-PDFs/Common-Hebrew-Vocabulary-Tier-I.pdf

Review Common Hebrew words found in the Siddur, Tier II: https://images.shulcloud.com/1177/uploads/SJS-PDFs/Common-Hebrew-Vocabulary-Tier-II.pdf

Learn Common Suffixes: https://images.shulcloud.com/1177/uploads/SJS-PDFs/Common-Hebrew-Suffixes.pdf

Teacher Bios

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Updated 9-23-2021, 18 Tishrei 5782