Day 4

This is Rabbi Amanda. Everyone is involved so I don’t want to take them away from what they have chosen to do. Most of our students chose not to go to Ben Yehuda this evening and they are in the hallway playing cards with our madrich, Uzi. It’s fun to watch. Everyone else went to Ben Yeh…

Day 2

Today was an early start. We woke up at 6:30 to do tefillah! Tefillah is actually not that bad. We all sing together and we mostly know the same tunes. It's been lovely doing tefillah outside.


Once we got onto the bus, the music started up and we danced and danced. It was quite t…

Day 1

It's hard to write because we're so tired, but Rabbi Amanda is making us. Yesterday, we spent a very long plane ride eating junk food, watching movies, and taking selfies.


When we finally got off we started our first day without any rest. We started by leading tefillah on the bea…

The Keshet experience April 29-May3

We focus a great deal on kindness in class, and while we are always sharing our love and kindness with each other, we have decided that it is now time to spread our kindness to the outside world. We have decided to have a "Kindness week" , and we are starting on Monday! Below is a li…

T-minus 1 day 14 hours 50 minutes

As you read these, please try to remember these are 13 year-olds!!!


"Woopsies, we are supes excited!" (Reuben)

"I am pysched to lay out my beach towel on the sand on the Mediterranean and lay back in the bright sun and take a nap." (Hannah)

"Ya'ight it's gonna be lit." (Owen)

"I r…