Fourth Grade Field Trip to the Jewish Museum of New York

Mezuzah Cover from Morocco on Display at the Jewish Museum We are looking forward to taking our fourth graders to the Jewish Museum of Manhattan on Sunday, November 15. Our morning will begin at the regular start of school, 8:45 am, with our fourth graders attending the first ten minutes [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Fourth Grade, Religious School|0 Comments

Join Us for Mishpachah Shabbat Friday, November 20, 6:30 pm

Friday, November 20, is our next Mishpachah (Family) Shabbat. Please join us as we welcome Shabbat. Our service will provide an opportunity to spend time together as a family, to continue to build relationships with other families in our congregation, to breathe more deeply, and to pray together as a [...]

Upcoming Third and Fourth Grade Emanu-El Family Camp Night

  Please join us on Saturday, November 14, 4:00-5:30 pm for Emanu-El Family Camp Night. It will be a fun-filled night of camp games, camp activities, havdallah and of course smores. Parents and children are encouraged to please come dressed in day camp or overnight camp t-shirts if you have [...]

By | November 3rd, 2015|Fourth Grade, Religious School, Third Grade, Uncategorized, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

Team Ed Hosts First of Four Parent Meetings

  Team Education, our committee who works with Susan Cosden on curriculum and religious school planning, will be hosting sessions on October 25, December 6, March 6, and April 10 for parents to give us feedback on the many new components of our school this year. The first of these [...]

Learning through Games

Visit our religious school on any given day and you will see our students learning by using a variety of different modalities. One of the ways we like to teach is through games. An example of this was seen on Thursday, October 15, when our entire fourth grade came together [...]

By | October 17th, 2015|Fourth Grade, Religious School|0 Comments

Religious School Celebrates Our Temple’s 60th Anniversary

This November our congregation begins to celebrate our 60th anniversary. On November 1 our religious school will have a school-wide 60th anniversary celebration experience during regular class hours, 8:45-10:45 am. Our kindergarten - sixth graders will come together for the day to learn about our synagogue's history, to celebrate who [...]

Third/Fourth Grade Family Education

Temple Emanu-El Second Session Campers at Harlam Our family education experiences continue this month with our third and fourth grade family education day on Sunday, October 18, 8:45 - 10:45 am. Third and fourth graders and their parents/grandparents will begin to explore more deeply our school year theme, [...]

By | October 2nd, 2015|Fourth Grade, Religious School, Third Grade|0 Comments

Let’s Meet & Welcome Dotan Miller: K-6 Grade Rishon from Israel for this upcoming Religious School year

Temple Emanu-El of West Essex. the Religious School and Susan Cosden would like to welcome Dotan Miller- דותן מילר  our K-6 Grade Rishon from Israel for this upcoming school year.   Here is a little about Dotan in his own words: "I was born in Rishon Lezion, Israel and grew up with [...]