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Early Years

Chanukkah Festival of the Arts — Student Speech

December 15, 2023

During this year’s annual Chanukkah Festival of the Arts, two of our Grade 8 students took the stage to share reflections on their transformative journey at...
Early Years

Nature's Canvas: Exploring Art and Ecology in Grade 1 and Grade 3

December 6, 2023

At the heart of our art classes, the Grade 1 and Grade 3 students have been on an exciting journey blending nature’s wonders with their artistic...
Early Years

Early Years Literacy at Heschel: Meet Michelle McGowen

October 25, 2023

Michelle McGowen, Early Years Literacy Teacher, enlightens readers about her role in supporting literacy at Heschel.
Early Years

Introducing our New Student Support Coordinators!

September 1, 2023

We would like to introduce you all to our two new Student Support Coordinators, Morah Tzvia Eisenberg and Moreh Garry Smolyansky!
Early Years

Grade 1 Kabbalat Hasiddur Ceremony

May 19, 2023

On Friday, May 19, 2023, the Grade One students marked their learning of tefillah with a Siddur Ceremony.  The Siddur Ceremony is scheduled at the end of Grade One intentionally; it...
Early Years

The Honeycomb

September 22, 2022

The Generative Topic that is woven throughout the curriculum for our Grade 1 students this month (and continuing to the end of Sukkot) is: Creations join...
Early Years

MLK/Heschel Spirit Week

January 28, 2022

This week at Heschel, we celebrated the work and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. King Jr. was an American Civil Rights leader who dedicated his...
Early Years

The Heschel Gallery: Miracles Are in the Changes Around Us

January 20, 2022

The Heschel Gallery is a Heschel Hive column that appears at the end of every rotation throughout the year. It features students’ artwork with an explanation...
Early Years

Through the Classroom Window: SK Students Explore Measurement

December 10, 2021

“Through the Classroom Window” is an opportunity for teachers to share the inspiring learning that takes place in their classrooms, giving others a glimpse into the...