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We found 14 resources, 2 blog posts and 5 pages containing "rosh hashanah":

How People Pray

This story describes the different ways people say prayers: standing up, sitting down, singing, talking, whispering. It also reassures children that the Rabbi will usually give instructions about how to say a...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#How-People-Pray

Blowing the Shofar

This story explains what the shofar is and describes the different kinds of shofar blasts. This story is helpful for children who are anxious about going to temple because it lets them know what to expect. It...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Blowing-the-Shofar

I Went to Temple!

Catch your child being good! This social story praises children for going to temple. Such praise helps make going to temple a positive experience. This story also allows children and parents to review what...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#I-Went-to-Temple-

Things I Can Do During a Long Service

Sitting through High Holiday services can be a challenge for anyone! This story suggests some appropriate activities to keep children from becoming bored during a long service. Fill-in-the-blanks encourage...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Things-I-Can-Do-During-a-Long-Service

The Temple Book

Let's go to temple! This story helps prepare children for a trip to temple by telling them what events to expect, naming the people and items they will see, and explaining what behavior is expected of them....

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#The-Temple-Book

We Go To Temple on Rosh Hashanah

This story briefly introduces the holiday of Rosh Hashanah and explains that people go to temple on Rosh Hashanah. This can be used as an introduction to almost any of the Rosh Hashanah Social...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#We-Go-To-Temple-on-Rosh-Hashanah

People Wear Special Clothes to Temple

This story describes the nice clothes that people wear to temple. It also explains that people in temple wear kippot and tallitot. This story will be helpful for children who may be anxious about a change in...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#People-Wear-Special-Clothes-to-Temple

How People Behave in Temple

This story briefly explains that people in temple need to stay in their seats and have quiet voices. Clearly outlining the behavior that is expected in temple is helpful to children with disabilities. In...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#How-People-Behave-in-Temple

What are Prayers?

This story explains that we talk to God by praying and explains why some prayers are in Hebrew. By explaining why we pray, this story may make saying prayers a more meaningful activity for children.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#What-are-Prayers-

What to Think and Do If the Shofar Sounds Too Loud

Many children with disabilities are sensitive to loud noises. This story reassures children that loud noises are safe. It also gives children useful suggestions about what to do if the noise makes them feel...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#What-to-Think-and-Do-If-the-Shofar-Sounds-Too-Loud

People Say Shanah Tovah on Rosh Hashanah

This story describes how people greet each other at temple and explains the meaning of the Hebrew phrase "Shanah Tovah," which means "have a good year." This story is useful for children who want to practice...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#People-Say-Shanah-Tovah-on-Rosh-Hashanah

The Torah Service

This story describes the Torah service. This story can be used to prepare children to participate by touching the Torah during the procession. This story is helpful for children who are anxious about going to...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#The-Torah-Service

The Purim Story

Download Gateways' version of the Purim Story, written for young children. "This is Esther and her Uncle Mordechai. Esther and Mordechai are Jewish. They lived in a land called Persia many many years...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Purim-Resources#The-Purim-Story

The Purim Story (simplified language)

Download Gateways' version of the Purim story, written for young children in simplified language. "Long ago, Esther and Mordechai lived in Persia. Esther and Mordechai were Jewish. King Achashverosh was king...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Purim-Resources#The-Purim-Story--simplified-language-

The Blessing of Inclusion is in Our Hands

By Lisa Handelman, Community Disability Inclusion Specialist at the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington , September 13, 2017

https://jgateways.org/Blog/The-Blessing-of-Inclusion-is-in-Our-Hands

Video Gallery

- Gateways' First Music Video (2010)   How To Videos Using Visual Supports in Jewish Education (2010) Gateways' Sign Language Visual Dictionary: Rosh Hashanah (2010) Gateways' Sign Language Visual Dictionary: Purim (2012)

https://jgateways.org/Videos

Video Gallery

ideo contest to the tune of Nickelodeon's iCarly). This video was awarded second place in the contest!Gateways Jewish Sign Language Video Dictionary: Rosh HashanahMarie Strazzulla is using her fluency in American Sign Language (ASL) in a new creative way. Marie, administrative aide at Gateways, is s

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TORCH (Tikkun Olam at Rosh Chodesh)

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https://jgateways.org/Programs/Mitzvah-Mensches

High Holiday Resources

at preparatory tool to use in conjunction with the High Holiday specific stories below. Download Tagged under: high holidays, yom kippur, rosh hashanah, synagogue skills, shabbat, behavior Customize Your Own Rosh Hashanah Social StoryThere are so many High Holiday topics

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday

The Ruderman Family Foundation

About us Mission and Vision Logo and Theme Board of Trustees 2020-2021 Staff Directory Gateways in the News Annual Report Careers at Gateways History Privacy Policy Join Our Email List! The Ruderman Family Foundation The Ruderman Family Foundation has been involved with Gateway

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