African American Calendar Cards ~ February

Peace and Black Power to you! How is everyone doing? I am so ready for this winter season! It has been snow, snow, snow down here in the South and I am ready for some heat. As the month turns over into February, I am one step closer to the Spring. Yay! Black History...
Hanukkah Lesson Plans Week 2

Hanukkah Lesson Plans Week 2

Mattathias, Simon, & Judah   Happy Hanukkah and welcome to Week 2! Again,  the plans are four weeks long. You may  decide how brief or how in depth you want to teach these lessons. Each week has it’s own topic so you can gain a general idea of what it is...
The Pre-Exilic Calendar

The Pre-Exilic Calendar

Shalom, Friends! For almost two years, I have been observing time using what is called the Pre-Exilic Calendar. {I am using the term ‘pre-exilic’ to identify the time where cultural practices were kept prior to Babylonian captivity. You can refer to my...
Understanding the Hebrew Calendar: Israel & Babylon

Understanding the Hebrew Calendar: Israel & Babylon

Shalom! I have been teaching my students the Hebrew Calendar including the names of Biblical Months. I find myself always having to explain the difference between Pre-Exilic culture and Babylonian culture. It’s as if they could only see the TaNaK as a book...
Understanding the Hebrew Calendar: Israel & Babylon

Daily Affirmations

This file is free to use to for personal, non-commercial use! {Terms of Use is included in the download.} The individual affirmations are directed towards the child him/her self and the tribal affirmations are direct towards the group as a whole. Daily Affirmations...