January 21 in Grade 6

Sari’s class: We spoke about Joshua and how he had to step up as the new leader to help the Israelites. We also learned about the battle of Jericho and...

January 14 in Grade 6

Sari’s class: We reviewed some of our goals that we wrote at the beginning of the year. We then reviewed Wandering in the Desert for 40 years. We spoke about...

December 17 in Grade 6

Lindsay’s Class: We ended our semester with a class on Hillel, the scholar. We discussed his life, his rivalry with Shammai, and most importantly, the incredible lessons we learned from...

December 10 in Grade 6

Lindsay’s class: This week we learned about the Siege of Masada, a defining moment in Jewish history. We put on a play to learn the story, and followed up with...

December 3 in Grade 6

Lindsay’s class: In honour of Chanukah, we decided to work on some skills of team work – like the Maccabees needed to do many years ago. If they hadn’t worked...

November 25 in Grade 6

Lindsay’s class: This week we reviewed the history of Hanukkah and had a fierce debate about the importance and traditions of the holiday. We extended this debate into a conversation...

November 19 in Grade 6

Lindsay’s class: This week in class we talked about biblical history, particularly the contents of the Torah. We found out where in the Five Books of Moses our favourite Torah...

Monday May 14, 2018 – Grade 6

What a fun evening! After a delicious hot dog bbq, our grade 6 students  all went off with the Shinshinim to have a “kahoot” Israel review. It has been a...

Monday May 7, 2018 – Grade 6

This week, Cantor C’s grade 6 class began an in-depth explanation of the Spanish Inquisition. Using the wonderful book “The Cardinal’s Snuffbox,” we began to explore different scenarios that the...

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