The Whole-School Holiday lessons make up a spiral curriculum, in which each lesson focuses on a different aspect of Jewish holiday, value, or key subject. With some exceptions, Whole School Holiday lessons are built around a matrix that allows students to have an unique experience each year.
Most Jewish holidays that is related to the celebration. Rosh ha-Shanah has apples and honey, Hanukkah has latkes and sufganiot, Pesah has matzah and Shavuot has dairy foods. Purim is no exception. It is important for us to realize how important celebrating with these foods is. They connect us to the Jewish people around the world.
- Grade 1–2: Purim Symbols
- Grade 2–3: The Purim Story
- Grade 3–4: The Purim Project
- Grade 4–5: Purim Mitzvot and Blessings
- Grade 5–6: Purim Food
- Grade 6–7: The Illuminated Megillah
- Grade 7–8: Our Purim Problem