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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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Do You Know Where You’re Going?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak If Mrs. Esterhazy hadn’t gotten sick
Birthright Drops Reform
Yonoson Rosenblum The numbers tell the sad story
With Fresh Eyes
Eytan Kobre Members of an ever-tying people
Gift-Giving Guide
Yisroel Besser There’s a skill to giving a teacher a gift
Time for a Career Change
Jacob L. Freedman “How can a bochur even afford to smoke?”
Today I Am a (Learned? Committed?) Jewish Man
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Are bar mitzvah celebrations good for the Jews?
Major in Mothering
Faigy Peritzman “How do you picture marriage? Discussing quantum theory?...
When Parents Disagree
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Connecting heart-to-heart when you don’t see eye-to-eye
En Route: Food for Thought
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz The bread we eat today also comes from heaven
The Twins: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “Bead,” she says again, with a little smirk
Dear Acquaintance
Your Possible Friend at the Clinic Why do you make it harder for me — and for you?