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Building Styles and Designs

Meira Feinman

You might have heard the word architecture used before, but do you know what it means? Architecture is the style of a building, house, bridge, tower, or other structure. Architecture goes in and out of fashion! It has changed a lot over the centuries, and is still changing today. Let’s take a look at architecture through the ages and around the globe.

 

Awesome Arches!

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

Some arches, with their elegant curves, are an architectural marvel. When were the first arches built and are they still built today?

 

A Tiny Baby and a Big Miracle!

Sara Miriam Gross

Hi! Our names are Aryeh, Pesach and Avrohom Yaacov Lehrfeld, from Kiryat Sefer, Israel. Aryeh is 11, Pesach is 9, and Avrohom Yaacov is eight years old. We’d like to tell you about our baby sister Chanie, who was born a preemie.

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