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Enter the lives of four very special teens who made things happen. With hard work, passion, perseverance — and plenty of help from Above — you, too, can make the impossible possible
I wasn’t her best friend or only friend and that bothered me. Ruchi was my closest friend, but for her, I was one of many
Rivky thinks to herself that it isn’t easy being the principal’s daughter, but there are things a lot more shameful than that
Bugs?! Believe it or not, even humans can gain from the hair-raising six-legged creature that sometimes makes us shriek and run for cover
The inspector thought he might be able to stir up a bit of trouble. If all went according to plan, he could have Eli’s place shut down
Seriously, he wondered, what is the point of making your bed if you’re just going to mess it up again every night?
“Kids who are sick are out of school for long periods of time and that equals immediate boredom,” Avi says
There was a lot of unspoken pain and suffering in Jacob’s eyes, and Mrs. Sommers had every intention to remedy it
I longed for a reprieve from my little siblings’ constant nagging. Most of all I dreamed of the day when I’d be free, truly free
Rivky is lonely but surprised to feel a bit of relief at not sitting at that table, swallowing food she does not want to eat
Pesach is a popular time for giving gifts — doesn’t everyone deserve one after all that hard work? — and leather-bound siddurim and other seforim are a popular choice. How are they produced?
“Choose something the students will enjoy learning about. And if you could bring in some show-and-tell, that will definitely be considered for your final grade.”