Companion to the new CD collection of the same name. From the author of Good Morning, Boker Tov and Good Night, Lilah Tov, Michelle Abraham"s latest book introduces preschoolers to the joy of Shabbat.
In simple, rhyming language, Shabbat Shalom! tells the story of family celebrating Shabbat. . Filled with prayers and beautiful illustrations, Shabbat Shalom! is a wonderful way to teach toddlers about lighting Shabbat candles, reciting the Kiddush, saying the blessing over the challah and more.Abraham's educational books for preschoolers are proven successes, making learning fun and exciting. Shabbat Shalom! is the perfect complement to the Morning/Bedtime Rituals books, creating a strong start to leading a Jewish life.
What do you listen to during Shabbat evening dinner with your family? Shabbat Shalom! will set the perfect mood for you, enhancing your Shabbat family experience. This collection of blessings and original songs by original artists is the companion for the URJ Press children's book of the same name. Also an excellent learning tool for blessings. Suitable for 0-6 year-olds.
My Jewish World: An Early Childhood Music Curriculum (Book/CD set)
Music can be a wonderfully effective teaching tool for preschool aged children. My Jewish World guides teachers through the process of introducing and utilizing song in the classroom to teach Jewish values.
In her comprehensive and easy to follow book, Judy Caplan Ginsburgh includes twenty-six songs, religious and secular, that will help to facilitate an environment of fun and learning. Each song addresses important Jewish concepts and many use Hebrew words and prayers. Judy provides comments, activities, and creative ideas, specific for each song, which can be used in the classroom to learn about being Jewish every day. The importance of saying the Sh'ma each morning, learning the Hebrew words for colors, understanding body parts, and the value of cooperation are only some of the Jewish concepts touched on in the book.
In addition, Judy Ginsburgh includes a list of suggested books for many of the topics. These books help to reinforce and expand the lessons laid out in the curriculum.
With a helpful glossary of Hebrew and Yiddish terms and the companion music CD, My Jewish World is a wonderful guide to making music significant in the Jewish classroom.