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Shavuot - The Day the Torah Was Given

Like Passover and Sukkot, the Jewish holiday Shavuot has two important symbolic meanings. This first of these is that it acts as a harvest festival to celebrate the time when the first fruit of the year was brought to the Temple. The second, and probably the reason most Jewish people observe this holiday, it to [...]

March 23 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

Sammy Spider’s First Shavuot

by Sylvia A. RoussIllustrated by: Katherine Janus KahnPart of the ‘Sammy Spider’s First . . .’ series.
Ages 3-8 Whats a recipe? Sammy Spider asks his mother as he watches Mrs. Shapiro measure milk and flour. It was almost Shavuot and Mrs. Shapiro was making blintzes.
Its a list of instructions, Mrs. Spider explains. [...]

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

A Dozen Daisies for Raizy

A Shavuos Storyby Rebecca Klempner
A young girl named Raizy understands that the best way to get ready for Shavuos is caring for a fellow Jew. When she cheers up her friends and neighbors with some Shavuos daisies, how may will she have left?(30 Pages)
7.25′x10.25′
Publisher: Hachai, 2008

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

Seven Special Weeks

Naftali in the Bais HaMikdashby Yaakov Meir StraussIllustrated by: Tova Katz
Ages 8-11 Seven Special Weeks is the second of the ‘Naftali in the Bais HaMikdash’ series. Naftali experiences the weeks between Pesach and Shavuos in Yerushalayim during the time of the Second Bais HaMikdash. He joins a special learning group for boys from [...]

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

Shavuos with Bina, Benny and Chaggai Hayonah

by Yaffa GanzIllustrated by: Liat Benyaminy ArielPart of the ‘Bina, Benny and Chaggai HaYonah Holiday Series’ series.
Ages 4-7 Join Bina, Benny and their winged friend, Chaggai the holiday dove, in these fun-filled adventures explaining the background and observance of Shavous.(28 Pages)
6.25′x8.75′
Publisher: ArtScroll, 1992

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

The Artscroll Children’s Book of Ruth

by Shmuel BlitzIllustrated by: Tova Katz
Ages 4-7, 8-11 For children of any age, this book brings the dramstic story of Ruth to life. The Book of Ruth is full of lessons in faith, kindness and Divine Providence - and alive with drama and pathos that capture the attention and reach the soul. [...]

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

The Artscroll Children’s Tehillim

by Shmuel BlitzIllustrated by: Tova Katz
Ages 4-12 A friend is someone you can always talk to. Someone who comforts you when times are hard and is always there when you need a companion. Sefer Tehillim, the Book of Psalms, is a Jew’s closest friend.
Shmuel Blitz, the acclaimed and popular children’s author whose [...]

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

The Story of Ruth

by Maxine Rose SchurIllustrated by: Gwen Connelly
The popular biblical story of Ruth and Naomi is retold in this beautifully illustrated picture book.(32 Pages)
8′x10′
Publisher: Kar-Ben

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

The Very Best Gift

by Genendel KrohnIllustrated by: Tritsa Pelleg
Ages 4-10 Set the stage for Matan Torah in language and pictures that will captivate your children. This book weaves the Midrashic tale of Hashem offering His Torah to all the nations of the world, after which the Jewish People are the only ones who accept it [...]

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »

You Left Mitzrayim!

Kindertorah for Pesach through Shavuosby Rabbi Simcha Groffman
Looking to help your children appreciate the events of Pesach and Shavuos? You Left Mitzrayim! will help you transmit the message of these times. Learn about the cruelty and hardship of the Egyptian exile, the miracles of the plagues, and the awesome experience of standing at Har [...]

February 16 2010 | Posted in Shavuot | Read More »