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Icy Attractions

Rochel Burstyn

Ice is just frozen water, right? But for truly creative people, ice is another medium for art! How did ice sculpting start?

 

What Is Ice?

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

Ice is what we put in drinks to cool them down and what we slip over on winter mornings. True, but there’s a lot more to know about ice …

 

Best Friends Forever: A Different Dinner

Sara Miriam Gross

“It’s that time of year again,” Mrs. Bernstein said as she perused the weekly newspaper. “The winter?” Chavi asked as she picked the mushrooms out of her vegetable soup. “Fundraising tea party, luncheon, dinner, and Chinese auction season,” her mother answered. “After the summer and the Yamim Tovim, people start collecting tzedakah to keep the schools and organizations running all year long.”

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