In geography this week we are studying the countries of Central America, including some of the important history of these lands; for example, we learned how the Panama Canal was built. We will also look at the great biodiversity of this area, which connects North and South America.
We are preparing for our debate in language arts on the pros and cons of immigration into this country.
In Judaics, we are doing individual projects on parashat Miketz and Vayigash. What were Joseph’s brothers thinking?
This week in art the students painted their Mexican “Tree of Life” sculptures. During this project they learned proper techniques when using clay.