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“Happy birthday to trees! Happy birthday to trees!” Yes, that’s Lila from Shaboom! singing and tree-hugging to kick off a short lesson about Tu BiSh’vat

Can the Plony family get ready for an unexpected Hanukkah visit with only an hour’s notice? 

How do Wonder Woman, Batman and Darth Vader relate to the harvest holiday of Sukkot? They have cameo appearances in Bim Bam’s new upbeat Lego® Sukkot stop motion animation video! 

Teaching our kids to assume responsibilities around the house sure can be challenging. Often, it seems so much easier just to do it ourselves – after all, it’ll be done faster and done correctly. When we do, though, we pay a high price: We become overloaded, stressed, and tense, and our kids are deprived of a valuable, character-building learning opportunity.

These five guidelines are all useful in helping children confront any troublesome situation.

Use this guide to explain to your young child the customs associated with the Jewish holiday of Rosh HaShanah

Try making these mini-prayer tents with your children to help them develop a spiritual bedtime ritual.

Try this fun, educational, and reflective Shabbat activity with your family!

Visiting the sick (bikur cholim) is an important mitzvah (commandment) in Judaism, but preparing kids in advance is crucial. 

Use this family-friendly telling of the story of Shavuot to help your children understand the history and meanings of the holiday.

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