Kindergarten and 1st Grade

“What does it mean to be part of a Jewish family?”  This is the question which will frame the curriculum for both kindergarten and first grade.  During the course of their two years focusing on this topic, students will engage with a wide variety of topics, all of which will help them explore and define their answer to this question.

Their two year curriculum will focus on the following pieces:

YEAR A YEAR B

· Jewish Names and Naming
Ceremonies

· Shabbat

· Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur

· Sukkot and Simchat Torah

· Chanukah

· Passover

· What and Who Do You See at a
Synagogue?

· Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur

· Sukkot and Simchat Torah

· Chanukah

· Passover

· Families in the Torah