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How does experiential education benefit my child?

Teaching in a way that brings whatever students are learning “very close” is the secret of The Toronto Heschel School curriculum. We bring teaching close by using the methods and techniques of experiential education: hands-on, multi-sensory learning that quite literally brings the teachings into the mouths, hearts, and hands of our students. How a school …

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How does experiential education benefit my child?

December 1, 2022

Teaching in a way that brings whatever students are learning “very close” is the secret of The Toronto Heschel School curriculum. We bring teaching close by…
Through the Classroom Window

There are many ways to measure

November 30, 2022

Over the past two months, students in Grade 4 have been studying the science of sound as part of their Generative Topic, יש הרבה דרכים למדוד…
News & Notices

Chuggim: After School Activities – Winter 2023

November 28, 2022

We are excited to announce that registration for the Winter 2023 Chuggim: After School Activities is now open! We have several new and exciting activities in our winter lineup commencing…
Poll-of-the-Month

Kislev Poll: What do you think was the biggest nes of Chanukkah?

November 25, 2022

Dvar Torah

Take time to think before you act

November 25, 2022

This week’s Middat HaShavuah is taken from our Torah portion, Parshat Toldot. The Middah is:  Key Verse: וַיֹּאכַל וַיֵּשְׁתְּ, וַיָּקָם וַיֵּלַךְ; וַיִּבֶז עֵשָׂו, אֶת-הַבְּכֹרָה  (בראשית כה:כג) …
Student Scene

2022/23 Student Council

November 18, 2022

Our names are Liyad and Rebecca. We are the newly elected Ministers of Tikshoret (Communications).  After making the decision to run for a Student Council Minister,…
Chevra

Cooking with Moreh David: Shabbat Dinner Moroccan Style

November 15, 2022

Thank you to Heschel parent Jaclyn Klimitz for guest writing this blog post. Last Wednesday evening, I had the pleasure of attending the first Adult Education event…
Heschel Hornets

The Junior Boys Soccer Team Take Home the Trophy!

November 9, 2022

On Tuesday, November 8th, the Grade 4-5 Boys Soccer Team played in a full day Jewish Day Schools Soccer Tournament. The team had a slow start…
Meet the Community

A Conversation with Principal Alan Rusonik

November 9, 2022

This first Meet the Community profile of the school year is of our new Principal, Moreh Alan Rusonik.  Hopefully you have had a chance to meet…
Shinshinim

Meet the 2022/23 Shinshinim!

May 20, 2022

We are thrilled to introduce 2022/23 UJA ShinShiniyot, Tamar and Tamar! They are very excited to come to Toronto and meet our amazing Heschel community. Click the image below to…
Heschel Gallery

The Heschel Gallery: Melding Chagall and Shmuel Aleph

May 11, 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…
Meme Contests

Get Your Meme On! Heschel’s Monthly Meme Contest—And the Winner is…

April 26, 2022

OK, Heschel students, it’s time to get your meme on! Each month, we bring you a photo of life at Heschel and you come up with…
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Poll-Of-The-Month

Each month of the school year, we will be posing a fun question to the school community. We will post the results at the end of the month!

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Kislev Poll: What do you think was the biggest nes of Chanukkah?

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