Reception learn about Succot

In Reception, children have been learning about Succot.

They have been practicing a song about the lulav and etrog. Such fun it has been!!

Reception succot 5                         reception succot 6

We are really looking  forward to having our breakfast in the succah

when Reception Mums and Dads are coming to join us!

Learning about Yom Kippur

Leo doing Kaparah  We did Kapparot in preparation for Yom Kippur.

At King David, the Limudei Kodesh Group learned all about Kapparot. Children had the opportunity of doing Kapparot with money which was then given to tzdakah (charity)

Kapparot Ben Samuel and Michael

Rosh Hashanah

Year 5 have been busy creating a table set for Rosh Hashanah.IMG 0254

Rosh Hashanah display around school

IMG 0233 Learning all about the shofar in Reception

This year has seen a new approach to our displays. We will be using photos of our King David pupils learning about Jewish Studies and and using Jewish artefacts to enhance the appeal of displays for the children.

Welcome message

shalom colorido

 

 

I hope you had a fantastic summer  and I can't wait to meet you all very soon.

We are going to have an amazing school year, filled with new games, songs and plenty of fun!

Mrs. Hensman

Ivrit topics in Spring 2016

In Spring 2016, the classes will be studying the following topics in their Ivrit (Modern Hebrew) lessons:

Year 1: Continuing the alef-bet, with vowels; Greetings and basic words

Year 2: My family

Year 3: Birthdays

Year 4: Food and drink; school subjects

Year 5: In the classroom

Year 6: Going on a picnic; weather