Heschel Hive Blog
June 14, 2022
Student Scene: A Grade 8 Graduate’s Reflections on Heschel

Laurel C., one of our Grade 8 graduating students, will be appearing in Post City Magazine’s “T.O.’s Top Students” feature this fall. In the lead-up to her last week as a Heschel student, we are pleased to give our community a preview of Laurel’s reflections!   Tell us about an educator who has inspired you. …

May 31, 2022
Student Scene: Learning Fractions Through Basketball

Grade 6 students Mila and Rafi share this week’s Student Scene at Heschel. In vlog format, they explain an outdoor basketball activity, which they recently completed (and had fun doing!) for math class. During the activity, students practiced fraction addition based on the number of baskets they got into the hoop.  

April 12, 2022
Student Scene: Grade 6 Eco-Seder

Grade 6 students Deya and Rebecca share this week’s Student Scene at Heschel. In vlog format, they explain the meaning and work behind the Grade 6 Eco-Seder.

March 04, 2022
Student Scene: Different Ways of Experiencing Tefillah at Heschel

Grade 8 students Bracha, Avner, Eytan, and Jacob share this week’s Student Scene at Heschel. They explain the different ways of experiencing Tefillah at Heschel. At Heschel, each class in Junior High goes through different rotations for morning Minyan. Bracha, in Grade 8, explains that one of the available Minyans is the drama Minyan. It …

Grade 8
March 03, 2022
Student Scene: Grade 8 Ski Trip to Blue Mountain

In this Student Scene post, Amity, Jacob and Sasha give us the highlights of yesterday’s Grade 8 ski trip. The Grade 8 students had the privilege to go on their final ski trip this year to Blue Mountain.  Early in the morning, the beginners got a quick lesson on skiing and everyone was assessed on …

February 25, 2022
Student Scene: Grade 6 Gymnastics

Grade 6 students Amy, Rebecca, and Lex share this week’s Student Scene at Heschel. They explain how gymnastics has helped them succeed after the challenges of online learning. In Grade 6 Phys Ed, we are now learning gymnastics. We started off this year’s gymnastics unit reviewing the basic gymnastic skills we learned in Grades 3, …

February 11, 2022
Student Scene: Awe and Wonderland Festival

Grade 8 students Ella, Rachael, Liora B., and Liora K. share this week’s Student Scene at Heschel. They explain the fun and games of our school’s first ever Awe and Wonderland Festival, organized by Grade 8 students and teachers to unite the community. The Festival du Voyageur is a 10-day winter festival held in Winnipeg, …