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We found 92 resources, 10 blog posts and 18 pages containing "stories for children":

The Passover Story

The Passover story presented in simple, kid-friendly language.

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

The Passover Story in Boardmaker Symbols (Abridged)

The abridged version of the Passover story presented in simple, kid-friendly language with clear visual supports....

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#The-Passover-Story-in-Boardmaker-Symbols--Abridged-

People Wear Special Clothes to Temple

On most days, a girl might choose to wear pants and sneakers or other casual clothes.  But when she goes to temple- especially on her Bat Mitzvah day- a girl must dress differently than she does every other...

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

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-

We Go To Temple on Yom Kippur

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

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

My Parents May Fast on Yom Kippur

This story describes what fasting means and why people fast on Yom Kippur. It also explains that people who fast might be tired and need a chance to rest. This story is helpful for children who are anxious...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#My-Parents-May-Fast-on-Yom-Kippur

Children Do Not Fast on Yom Kippur

This story explains why children do not fast on Yom Kippur and gives suggestions about other ways children can observe the holiday. This story is useful for children who might want to fast like their...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Children-Do-Not-Fast-on-Yom-Kippur

People Wear Special Clothes on Yom Kippur

This story describes the nice clothes that people wear to temple. It also describes some of the special clothes that they may see people wearing on Yom Kippur, such as kittels and sneakers. This story will be...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#People-Wear-Special-Clothes-on-Yom-Kippur

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-

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

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

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

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

Why People Apologize

Yom Kippur is a perfect time to review the important social skill of apologizing. This social story explains when to apologize, how to apologize, and how apologizing makes people feel better.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Why-People-Apologize

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 "Breaking the Fast" Means

This story explains the meaning of the phrase "breaking the fast." This story is helpful for children on the autism spectrum who sometimes have trouble understanding figurative language.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#What--Breaking-the-Fast--Means

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

People Say Have an Easy Fast on Yom Kippur

This story describes how people greet each other at temple and explains why people often greet each other with the phrase: "Have an easy fast." This story is useful for children who want to practice their...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#People-Say-Have-an-Easy-Fast-on-Yom-Kippur

Sequence Order of the Seder

In this activity, students match colored borders to sequence the order of the Seder.  This activity is slightly more advanced than matching symbol to symbol, as the visual cues are less obvious. Simple...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Sequence-Order-of-the-Seder

Symbol Match Order of the Seder

In this activity, students match symbol to symbol to sequence the order of the Seder. Simple picture symbols represent each step of the seder, with the name for each step presented in Hebrew transliteration...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Symbol-Match-Order-of-the-Seder

Symbol Match Ten Plagues

Students gain familiarity with the ten plagues as they match the symbols representing each plague. To view only the plague symbols, click here.  Use this activity to prepare a child for Passover, or during...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Symbol-Match-Ten-Plagues

Fill in the Blank: How We Use Hanukkah Candles and Birthday Candles

 A companion to our social story "Hanukkah Resources," this activity reinforces the differences between the candles we light on birthdays and the candles we light on Hanukkah. Bright colored symbols help...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Fill-in-the-Blank--How-We-Use-Hanukkah-Candles-and-Birthday-Candles

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

Rosh Hashanah Cards with Picture Symbols

Writing Rosh Hashanah cards can be an excellent opportunity for children to correspond with their friends and family. Communication can be a challenge for many students with disabilities, so it is important to...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Rosh-Hashanah-Cards-with-Picture-Symbols

Color Match Blowing Shofar Activity

Match the children blowing the shofar based on the color of their clothing. This activity will familiarize students with the shofar and the idea that we blow the shofar during the High Holidays.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Color-Match-Blowing-Shofar-Activity

Color Match Apples Activity

Match the images of red and green apples based on their color. This activity will help students associate apples with Rosh Hashanah.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Color-Match-Apples-Activity

Color Sort Apples Activity

Sort the photographs of red and green apples based on their color. This activity will help students associate apples with Rosh Hashanah.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Color-Sort-Apples-Activity

Color Match Bat Mitzvah Girls File Folder Activity

A file folder activity just for girls! Match the Bat-Mitzvah girls based on the colors of their clothes, tallitot, and kippot! This activity is important because it exposes students to images of girls wearing...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#Color-Match-Bat-Mitzvah-Girls-File-Folder-Activity

Group Apples and Honey Activity with Sesame Street Friends

Telly, Oscar, Big Bird and Elmo each need to have an an apple and honey so they can celebrate having a sweet new year! Different-shaped pieces help cue students to give the correct items to each character. The...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Group-Apples-and-Honey-Activity-with-Sesame-Street-Friends

Apple Print Rosh Hashanah Cards

This fun Rosh Hashanah art project can result in beautiful homemade New Year's cards! This project helps children associate Rosh Hashanah and its traditional snack of apples though a tactilely stimulating...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Apple-Print-Rosh-Hashanah-Cards

Pomanders for Yom Kippur

This fun, old-fashioned High Holiday craft is also a wonderful fine motor activity! In the past, people made pomanders, also known as clove apples, to bring to synagogue on Yom Kippur, as the fragrance of the...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Pomanders-for-Yom-Kippur

What is Thankful?

A social story explaining what it means to be thankful, offering examples of things we could be thankful for.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Thanksgivukkah#What-is-Thankful-

Saying Thank You to God

A social story connecting being thankful with saying blessings to show that we appreciate what God does in the world, and for us in particular....

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Thanksgivukkah#Saying-Thank-You-to-God

Hanukkah Story Mad Lib

Fill in the blanks with your own words or withthe choices provided for a funny version fo the Hanukkah story. There is an option to either write in the words or cut and paste them. An explanation of why it is...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Thanksgivukkah#Hanukkah-Story-Mad-Lib

Set the Table

Fork, knife, spoon and plate Set them right and don't be late!...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover/JEP-Haggadah#Set-the-Table

Downloadable Passover Activity Placemat

Print this double sided and laminate (or cover in clear packaging tape) for a fun activity that will keep your children engaged during your Seder.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Downloadable-Passover-Activity-Placemat

Downloadable Passover Activity Placemat

Print this as a double sided sheet and laminate (or cover in clear packaging tape) for a fun activity sheet that will keep your children engaged during your Seder.

https://jgateways.org/Home#Downloadable-Passover-Activity-Placemat

Bat Mitzvah Service Vocabulary Sheet

This Bat Mitzvah vocabulary sheet features short and clear explanations of some Bat Mitzvah basics: mitzvah, kippah/yamulka, tallit, bimah, ark, and many more. This particular vocabulary sheet was created for...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#Bat-Mitzvah-Service-Vocabulary-Sheet

Bat Mitzvah Service Program Guide

Producing a clear and simple service guide like this one, and including it in the program at a child's bar or bat mitzvah, can make the service inclusive of everyone in attendance. Whether intended for the...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#Bat-Mitzvah-Service-Program-Guide

Photo Match Order of the Seder

This file folder activity involves matching photographs that represent each part of the Passover Seder. Prior to recognizing line drawings of objects, some children are better able to understand photographic...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Photo-Match-Order-of-the-Seder

Sort Bread and Matzah

In this activity, students will sort images of bread and matzah into two categories. This will help to reinforce the idea that bread and matzah are different, and that we do not eat any type of bread during...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Sort-Bread-and-Matzah

Symbol Match Motzi Matzah

This activity helps to reinforce the blessing for the matzah. The blessing is broken into single words or small phrases (presented in picture symbols with Hebrew transliteration and English translation), and...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Symbol-Match-Motzi-Matzah

Chad Gadya (English)

The traditional Passover song written in English (except for the repeated line "Chad gadya, chad gadya") and presented with simple picture symbols.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Chad-Gadya--English-

Waiting in Line at a Purim Carnival

This social story prepares children for waiting in line at a Purim carnival. It was distributed to families in advance of the Gateways Purim carnival, and a copy was also available at each activity at the...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Purim-Resources#Waiting-in-Line-at-a-Purim-Carnival

Gateways Purim Carnival Social Story

This social story was distributed to Gateways students the week before our Purim carnival to prepare them for changes in the routine and to give them information about what to expect for the day. It features...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Purim-Resources#Gateways-Purim-Carnival-Social-Story

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-

Purim Costumes Puzzle

Complete the Purim costume by matching the top half to the bottom half. This activity familiarizes students with the idea that people dress in costume for Purim.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Purim-Resources#Purim-Costumes-Puzzle

How to Put on a Tallit (Visual Instructions)

Step-by-step visual instructions remind students of the process for putting on a tallit.  Written words acoompanied by photographs make this a useful and accessible tool to a wide range of learners....

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#How-to-Put-on-a-Tallit--Visual-Instructions-

Blessing Before the Torah Reading

Blessing before the Torah reading with Hebrew transliteration, simplified English translation and visual supports.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#Blessing-Before-the-Torah-Reading

The First Bat Mitzvah in America

Read the story of Judith Kaplan, the first woman to have a Bat-Mitzvah in America! This story emphasizes themes of bravery and pride.  It also highlights the differences between the first Bat-Mitzvah and...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#The-First-Bat-Mitzvah-in-America

How Do You Feel About Your Bat-Mitzvah?

Having a Bat-Mitzvah brings up many different emotions.  While some girls are filled with excitement, others may feel scared or frustrated.  This worksheet will help girls to identify and communicate the...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#How-Do-You-Feel-About-Your-Bat-Mitzvah-

Multiple Choice D'var Torah Guide

To help a student prepare for the D'var Torah at his/her bar/bat mitzvah, this simple multiple choice worksheet asks questions about different aspects of a child’s Judaism through visual representations....

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#Multiple-Choice-D-var-Torah-Guide

D'var Torah Graphic Organizer

Graphic organizers allow learners to visually organize known information. This graphic organizer can be used to help a bar/bat mitzvah student write a d'var Torah. It prompts the student with questions...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Bnei_Mitzvah#D-var-Torah-Graphic-Organizer

Complete the Pattern of Hanukkah Candles

For serious puzzle-lovers only! This advanced file folder activity presents students with patterns of colored Hanukkah candles that need to be completed. Each pattern of eight candles reinforces the idea that...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Complete-the-Pattern-of-Hanukkah-Candles

Symbol Match the Blessing for Lighting the Hanukkah Menorah

Students gain familiarity with the blessing over the Hanukkah candles and its meaning as they match the symbols representing the blessing.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Symbol-Match-the-Blessing-for-Lighting-the-Hanukkah-Menorah

Color Match Days of Hanukkah

A fun activity for children who love to count, this file folder activity prompts children to match each menorah with the corresponding day of Hanukkah! Brightly colored candles and text help guide students to...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Color-Match-Days-of-Hanukkah

Color Match Boys Playing Dreidel

Let's play dreidel! Match each boy with his dreidel based on their colors. This activity will reinforce the idea that we play exciting games of dreidel during Hanukkah.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Color-Match-Boys-Playing-Dreidel

Photo Match Candles in the Menorah

It's time to set the menorah! This activity features a photographs of a menorah and Hanukkah candles, and uses color coding to help guide students in setting the menorah. Prior to recognizing line drawings of...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Photo-Match-Candles-in-the-Menorah

Photo Match Hanukkah Objects

This file folder activity involves matching photographs of Hanukkah  objects. Prior to recognizing line drawings of objects, some children are better able to understand photographic representations. In...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Photo-Match-Hanukkah-Objects

Menorah Instructions

Step by step instructions with visual supports to remind children of the process for lighting the Menorah.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Menorah-Instructions

Blessing for Apples and Other Fruit

Blessing for apples and other fruit in Hebrew transliteration and simplified English translation with visual representation.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Blessing-for-Apples-and-Other-Fruit

Blessing for Lighting the Candles on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Blessing for lighting the candles on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur in Hebrew transliteration and simplified English translation with visual representation.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Blessing-for-Lighting-the-Candles-on-Rosh-Hashanah-and-Yom-Kippur

Blessing for Hearing the Shofar

Blessing for hearing the shofar in Hebrew transliteration and simplified English translation with visual representation.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#Blessing-for-Hearing-the-Shofar

How to Accept an Apology

This document presents three steps of accepting an apology accompanied by simple boardmaker illustration. It is can be used for Yom Kippur or any time during the year. This document accompanies our social...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#How-to-Accept-an-Apology

How to Apologize

This document presents three steps of making an apology accompanied by simple boardmaker illustration. It is can be used for Yom Kippur or any time during the year. This document accompanies our social story...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/High-Holiday#How-to-Apologize

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/Shabbat#The-Temple-Book

Color Match Shabbat Candle Sticks

There is one candlestick missing from each pair! Students can find each candlestick's mate by matching the color. This activity helps reinforce the idea that we light two candles on Shabbat.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#Color-Match-Shabbat-Candle-Sticks

Sequence Candle Blessing

This file folder activity is for students who are already familiar with the blessing over the Shabbat candles. This activity lets students place the blessing symbols in the correct order. Colored targets on...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#Sequence-Candle-Blessing

Match Large Shabbat Objects

This file folder activity involves matching large photographs of Shabbat objects. Prior to recognizing line drawings of objects, some children are better able to understand photographic representations. In...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#Match-Large-Shabbat-Objects

Group Shabbat Objects with Disney Friends

Mickey, Minnie, and their Disney friends each need to have candles, a kiddush cup, and a challah before Shabbat starts! Different-shaped pieces help cue students to give the correct items to each character....

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#Group-Shabbat-Objects-with-Disney-Friends

Order of the Seder

Use this visual representation of the order of the Seder to teach about the Passover Seder, and make it available to all the children at your Seder. That way, even if they can't read the Hagaddah, they enjoy...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Passover#Order-of-the-Seder

Color Match Dreidels

Match the dreidels based on their colors. This file folder activity will help children to recognize dreidels.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Color-Match-Dreidels

Sevivon, Sov Sov Sov

This song sheet displays the words to the song "Sevivon, Sov Sov Sov" in both written Hebrew transliteration and picture symbols, so that all children can follow along.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Sevivon--Sov-Sov-Sov

We Use Birthday Candles and Hanukkah Candles in Different Ways

Children can sometimes confuse Hanukkah candles and birthday candles.  We put birthday candles in a cake, sing "Happy Birthday," and then blow the candles out.  But Hanukkah candles go in a menorah, then we...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#We-Use-Birthday-Candles-and-Hanukkah-Candles-in-Different-Ways

Hanukkah Candles Go Out By Themselves

This social story prepares children to light the Hanukkah candles and wait patiently and safely until the candles go out by themselves.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Hanukkah-Candles-Go-Out-By-Themselves

Hanukkah Fire Safety

Sometimes the flames on Hanukkah candles make children feel nervous.  This social story helps children feel calm and safe around Hanukkah candles by illustrating four Hanukkah Fire Safety Rules, and by...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Hanukkah-Fire-Safety

Oh Hanukkah, Oh Hanukkah

This song sheet displays the words to the song "Oh Hanukkah, Oh Hanukkah" in both written English and picture symbols, so that all children can follow along.

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Hanukkah#Oh-Hanukkah--Oh-Hanukkah

My Shabbat Book Template

Make your child the star of his or her very own Shabbat book! Take photos of your child as you celebrate Shabbat and insert them into this Shabbat book template. The template includes the text of the Shabbat...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#My-Shabbat-Book-Template

Jake's Shabbat Book

Celebrate Shabbat with Jake! One of our Gateways students demonstrates how he celebrates Shabbat on Friday night with the help of his teen volunteer. This book can help familiarize your children with Shabbat...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#Jake-s-Shabbat-Book

Zoe's Shabbat Book

Celebrate Shabbat with Zoe! One of our Gateways students demonstrates how she celebrates Shabbat on Friday night with the help of her teen volunteer. This book can help familiarize your children with Shabbat...

https://jgateways.org/Resources/Shabbat#Zoe-s-Shabbat-Book

Team Binny

By H. Glenn Rosenkrantz, for Gateways , August 30, 2011
Category: Profiles

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Team-Binny

A Leap of Faith

By Susan Flynn, Associate Editor, Boston Parents Paper , March 5, 2012
Category: News

https://jgateways.org/Blog/ALeapOfFaith

Their Rite of Passage

By Peter Schworm, Boston Globe Staff , January 27, 2008
Category: News

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Their-rite-of-passage

In the Classroom - Recess

By Beth Crastnopol, Director of Professional Development Initiatives, Gateways , April 5, 2017

https://jgateways.org/Blog/In-the-Classroom-Recess

Summer Learning Can Happen Anywhere

By David Farbman, Director Gateways Center for Professional Learning , May 23, 2017

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Summer-Learning-Can-Happen-Anywhere

Summer Magic Starts with Unplugging from Our Normal Routines

By Trudy Shulman Fagen, ACMT-BC, LMHC, School Counselor and Arts Director, Solomon Schechter School of Boston , May 23, 2017

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Summer-Magic-Starts-with-Unplugging-from-Our-Normal-Routines

Investing in Disability Awareness Education

By Sharon Shapiro, Trustee and Director of the Boston Office, and Miriam Heyman, Ph.D Program Officer, Ruderman Family Foundation , December 6, 2017

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Investing-in-Disability-Awareness-Education

Why Everyone Needs a Coach

By David Farbman, Director of the Center for Professional Learning , January 31, 2018

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Why-Everyone-Needs-a-Coach

Literacy as the Bedrock of All Learning

By Marlene Moskowitz Dodyk, Former Director of Student Services, Wayland (MA) Public Schools , March 5, 2019

https://jgateways.org/Blog/Literacy-as-the-Bedrock-of-All-Learning

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Sunday Programs

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Teen Volunteer Programs

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High Holiday Resources

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Sweet Sounds 2011

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Hanukkah Resources

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Bar & Bat Mitzvah Preparation

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Purim Resources

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Passover Resources

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Thanksgivukkah

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Community Events and Resources

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