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Water Wise

Sivi Sekula

Freshwater (drinkable water) makes up only 2.5% of the world’s water. So many governments and environmentalists are worried about the world’s water situation

 

Jolly Solly: A Fine Kettle of Fish

R. Atkins

“Mr. Krankowitz! I do believe you are our savior today!” Jolly Solly exclaimed excitedly

 

Yosef Chaim’s Adventures: A Rainy Day

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

We were actually supposed to be doing some math problems, but the clouds outside were, I have to admit, a lot more interesting

 

Jr. Tales: Time to Evacuate

Rachel Stein

Chezky gently deposited each plane into his suitcase. He was surprised to see how much space they took up; half his suitcase was already full

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 46

Bracha Rosman

Officer Maxwell started the engine. He looked into the rearview mirror with disbelief. “So,” he said to Mr. Matthews. “Care to fill me in?”

 

Teen Fiction: Wrong Number, Right Address

Rachel Stein

Shevi gulped. Why did life have to be so hard? But in a whoosh of fresh air, along came Rivky Klein’s offer

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 23

Rivka Streicher

Maybe because it’s staring me in the face — how alone I am, how others are moving on and having a life, gallivanting on the mountain, giggling…



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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”