Brainy Second Graders Learn About Brains

By Talia and Will, Grade 2 Talia and Will, second grade bloggers explain why they are wearing brains on their heads. Do you remember making a brain in our class? How did we do that? We took pipe cleaners and twirled them together and we made dendrites. We started with the word, “water” and then we each had a chance to add an idea and … Continue reading Brainy Second Graders Learn About Brains

Interfaith Families at Rashi: Prepare to be Welcomed, Never Judged

Michael Grappo, Rashi Parent I was raised in a non-Jewish family and didn’t have a real personal reference to Judaism until I met who would later become my wife. We enrolled in ‘A Taste of Judaism’ at Temple Israel after we were engaged – highly recommended for anyone non-Jewish who hasn’t taken it! We were married in a traditional ceremony and we started living a … Continue reading Interfaith Families at Rashi: Prepare to be Welcomed, Never Judged