Lower School Blog

The Keshet experience - September 2-6

We would like to thank everyone who came out for Open House. It was a lovely evening and we hope you got a glimpse of what school will be like for your children. 

From Morah Beth:

 We started reading groups this week!!! There are a variety of groups working on a variety of skills.…

The Keshet Experience - August 27-30

From Morah Beth:

We have had so much fun getting to know each other, reconnecting with old friends and making new ones. 

We began the week with some free choice, allowing the children to become familiar with the room space, us, and each other. We then transitioned to our meeting s…

The Keshet Experience - May 20-24

We began our week by welcoming back the 8th grade students from Israel! There were flags, music, dancing, lots of cheering....and maybe a few light raindrops! It is always such a fun morning and beautiful way to start the week!

In this week's  Science unit we talked about the two large…

The Keshet Experience - May 13-17

Monday and Tuesday we were lucky to avoid the rain and get outside for recess. Wednesday was a lovely day and we were able to experience the Mile Run in perfect weather. Morah Beth and Morah Gila even "ran" with the class....( and we use that term very loosely). The children did a fant…

The Keshet Experience May 6-10

The kindness was flowing throughout the week! We collected food donations for the JFS Food Pantry, pet donations for a local animal shelter, tzedekah that was added to the teacher's charity to the Cystic Fibrosis fund, kindness rocks, and sweet treats for our local fire department. With ea…