Kids Learning: Ekev 5.3 Debarim (Deuteronomy) 7:12-11:25

Ekev- Shared Reading Torah Portions 5.3: Debarim (Deuteronomy) 7:12-11:25 Hebrew Word/Phrase of the Week: Ekev Meaning: “Because of” The Torah Portion this week is called Ekev (עקב), which means “heel”, or “because of”. This week, Moshe is still recapping all the events the children of Yashra’el have been through since Mitsrayim (Egypt) and reminds them to keep YHWH’s commands! Chapter …

Kids Learning: Debarim 5.1 Debarim (Deuteronomy) 1:1-3:22

Debarim- Shared Reading Torah Portions 5.1: Debarim (Deuteronomy) 1:1-3:22 Hebrew Word/Phrase of the Week: Debarim Meaning: “Words” Debarim (דברים), meaning “words”,  is not only the last book of the Torah, but also the name of this first portion too. Moshe summarizes the journey up for the children of Yashra’el. Chapter 1: So before Moshe passes away, he repeats the words …

Kids Learning: Pinehas (Pinchas) 4.8 Bamidbar (Numbers) 25:10-30:1

Pinehas (Pinchas)- Shared Reading Torah Portions 4.8: Bamidbar (Numbers) 25:10-30:1 Hebrew Word/Phrase of the Week: Pinehas (Pinchas) Meaning: the Name of a Lewite (son of El’azer, grandson of Aharon) Pinehas or Pinchas (פנחס), is Aharon’s grandson, and the zealous man that stops the YHWH’s plague from spreading by setting an example for the people. Moshe is near his time to …

Kids Learning: 4.4 Shelach Bamidbar (Numbers) Chapters 13:1-15:41

Shelach- Shared Reading Torah Portions 4.4: Bamidbar (Numbers) 13:1-15:41 Hebrew Word/Phrase of the Week: Shelach Meaning: ”Send Out” The Torah Portion this week is called Shelach (שלח), meaning “Send out”. Moshe sends out spies to review the land of milk and honey, and the children of Yashra’el are punished to wonder the wilderness for 40 years. Chapter 13: The children …

Kids Learning: 4.3 Beha’alotcha Bamidbar (Numbers) Chapters 8:1-12:15

Beha’alotcha- Shared Reading Torah Portions 4.3: Bamidbar (Numbers) 8:1-12:15 Hebrew Word/Phrase of the Week: Beha’alotcha Meaning: ”When you ascend” The Torah Portion this week is called Beha’alot’cha (בהעלותך), meaning “When you ascend.” This time we learn about the what’s going on after the first year of being in the Wilderness and how things are so quickly turning sour. Chapter 8:  …