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Jewish Year Resources

The Ani Ve-Ami Jewish Year Curriculum Guide divides the Jewish Year into ten monthly units, to be studied over the course of a school year. It offers reading, music, videos, and project ideas for each month, along with meaningful discussion topics for the whole family.

The following resources provide an overview to the cycle of the Jewish year. The links below provide resources for specific holidays.

Overview

Elementary

Round and Round the Jewish Year: Vol 1, Elul-Tishrei by Tzipora Rosenberg

Round and Round the Jewish Year: VOL. 2 CHESHVAN-SHEVAT by Tzipora Rosenberg

Round and Round the Jewish Year, Volume 3: Adar-Nisan by Tzipora Rosenberg

Round and Round the Jewish Year: Iyar-av by Tzipora Rosenberg

The Travels and Tales of Dr. Emanuel J. Mitzva: Doctor of Mostly Everything by Yaffa Ganz

Bubblegum Glue and other adventures with Dr. Emanuel J. Mitzva by Yaffa Ganz

Middle School/High School

Book of Our Heritage (Pocket Edition) by Eliyahu Kitov

A Story A Day: 6 Volume Slipcased Set [Hardcover] — stories for every day of the Jewish year by Rabbi Eliyahu Meir Klugman

The Lost Children of Tarshish: Book One by Ehud Tokatly, Judy and Shmuel Klitsner

The Lost Children of Tarshish: Book Two by Ehud Tokatly, Judy and Shmuel Klitsner

Choose Light!: Chassidic Tales for Chanukah, Rosh Hashanah, Sukkos, Passover & Shavuos by Libi Astaire

Jewish Holidays:

Pesach
Lag Baomer
Shavuos/Shavuot
The Three Weeks
Rosh Hashana
Yom Kippur
Sukkos/Sukkot
Chanuka
Tu Bishvat
Purim