Home Together: Jewish-Themed Activities for Families Right Now
Help your families stay connected Jewishly this summer. We've pulled together some games, crafts, recipes, and other activities from a variety of Behrman House sources to provide families a little oasis of Jewish fun - and a little bit of learning.
We encourage you to share the above link widely with your families.
A link to this page is also available at the behrmanhouse.com home page.
As you adjust to teaching and learning in a remote environment, we are working hard to make it easier for you. Over the coming weeks and months, we will be rolling out a variety of student, teacher, and family resources in digital formats.
Here's what else is coming:
May 29 - The Hero in Me, in partnership with The Museum of The Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot
Explore character-building through inspirational profiles - from the Prophets and modern Jewish history to social activism and young contemporary heroes - each of whom can serve as a role model to inspire young people to be their best selves. For grades 4-5. Will be available in both print, Kindle, and Apple book formats. Learn more.
June 1, 8, 15 - Webinar series for teaching Hebrew and Judaics remotely
Looking for proven curricular options whether you are teaching remotely, in-person, or doing some of each? Behrman House has three new webinars that will help. Learn more and register here.
Beginning June 3 through July 1 - Our most widely used course materials available in multimedia formats
You have enough to worry about. Develop your curricular plan with confidence knowing you can implement it whether you are fully in-person, fully remote, or somewhere in-between. We will provide a combination of print materials, turn-page versions, downloadable pages, teacher tips for using materials remotely, video and online enrichment, and for Hebrew, apps for practice and student recording. We will even have a book sending service to help get print materials to students at home if your school remains inaccessible.
Materials that will be available in multimedia formats:
- Alef Bet Quest
- Chaverim B’Ivrit volumes 1–6
- Hebrew in Harmony
- Hineni 1-3
- Let's Discover the Alef Bet
- Let's Talk: Modern Hebrew for Teens
- Shalom Alef Bet
- Shalom Hebrew
- Shalom Uvrachah Print
- Shalom Uvrachah Primer Express
- Explorer's Bible 1-2
- Israel...It's Complicated
- Kids Mensch Handbook
- Let's Discover the Holidays
- Let's Discover Kindness
- Make, Create, Celebrate: Jewish Holidays Through Art
- My Jewish Year
- The Great Israel Scavenger Hunt
- Teach Me Torah 1-2
July 1 - An educator fall resource page
A more robust set of digital and downloadable resources for both Hebrew and Judaica learning, including fall holidays. Will be organized by age level.
July 1 - Alef Bet Quest mobile app
Fully integrated text-based lessons with guided digital adventure through Israel. The mobile version is an easier way to access the app you've come to know.
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