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Building Light

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Today, with modern technology and concern for the environment, many large buildings are designed to be lightweight. What is a lightweight building made of, how can it still be safe and sturdy, and why does it matter how much a building weighs?

 

History Highlights: Salonika

Rabbi Meir Goldberg

In History Highlights this week, we head to Yavan! That’s right, Greece. But not the Greece of Antiochus or Alexander the Great. We head to Greece of a much later time, when Jews lived in the port city of Salonika…

 

Jr. Tales: Animal Invasion!

Y. Bromberg

Our pleasant lives changed when the Man in Black came to the neighborhood

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 19

Bracha Rosman

The kidnappers plan to send the next set of instructions to the Glenners, then drive to the farm, pick up Lulu, and make the exchange.

 

Off the Beaten Path

Chavi Brody

As she took her paper, she studied the red-ink note: “Imaginative and creative. Looks like you have the makings of a writer…”

 

Stand Up and Be Counted: Chapter 4

Devorah Grant

Libby contemplates the concept of peer pressure. The “Are You Normal?” survey is launched, though Dassi is concerned the whole program will flop…



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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world