When the fifth graders enter the Gan classroom to meet their buddies for the first time, there is a palpable sense of excitement and nervous energy in the air. The fifth graders seem to stand a little bit taller as they realize that it is now their turn to be the leaders in the school. They do a […] Read More
Hebrew Day School in the News
Twelve fifth-graders from the Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor, Mich., decided that this holiday season they wanted to give back to the residents in their neighborhood in Michigan who had given the greatest service to the United States: the veterans.
Just when you think the fun is almost over, the most fun day comes.” Jessica, age 8
Over the past few weeks, our class has had an amazing time learning about one of the Rambam’s most famous works – Sefer HaMitzvot –the Book of Mitzvot. In this book, the Rambam details all 613 mitzvot listed in the Torah and provides descriptions of each. The students have now compiled their own Books of Mitzvot and are learning about […] Read More