Ma Nishma: Issue 8, December 16, 2020

Nursery Hanukkah Heros
  • Academics
Jori Wineburgh, Nursery Teacher

During the holiday of Hanukkah, the Nursery students studied light, shadow, oil, being a helper and the concept of bravery and power. They cooked latkes in oil, created masterpieces using liquid watercolors and oil as well as drew Hannukiot using metallic markers during observational drawing

  • Early Childhood
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Annual 5th-Grade Dreidel Tournament Continues
  • Academics
Tina Bolte, Middle School Math Teacher

To lift up the spirit of Hanukkah throughout school, Bernard Zell fifth-grade students took part in their annual dreidel tournament this week during gibush! Although they were a little more distanced than usual, the fun and tradition of this spirited competition continued unabated—they even had a classmate participating virtually at home!

  • Middle School
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A Special Recognition: Jack Goodman '18 and BZ Parent Danny Cohen
  • Announcement
Abigail Spalding, Marketing & Communications Manager

Mazel Tov to alumnus Jack Goodman (Class of 2018) along with Bernard Zell parent and former school artist-in-residence, Danny M. Cohen, who were announced by the governor to serve on the Illinois Holocaust and Genocide Commission. We are proud and inspired by Danny and Jack's well-deserved honor!

  • Mazel Tov!
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Yad B'Yad Event: Lakeview Pantry Stock the Shelves
  • Events
Yad B'Yad Committee

Please join Yad B’Yad tomorrow morning, Thursday, December 17, for the final day of our Lakeview Pantry Stock the Shelves event! Volunteers will be present at morning drop-off to collect your non-perishable items. Our goal is to collect over 500 items–at least one item per child in the school. The most needed items are canned fruit, canned vegetables, oatmeal, peanut butter and canned tuna.

  • Yad B'Yad
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