This vibrant and colorful novelty book offers a unique tool for familiarizing children with the Jewish calendar. Covering all aspects of Jewish time, it introduces young readers ages 3 to 6 to night and day, the seven-day week, Shabbat, the Hebrew months, and special seasons and dates. Young readers will have fun as they learn about Jewish time through interacting with the text. They can slide the sun down, pull the tab to ?light? Shabbat candles, turn a wheel to watch three stars come out, play with reflections in the flame of the Havdalah candle, rotate the phases of the moon to find the new month, match each season with its Hebrew and English name, lift the flaps to learn Hebrew dates, and much, much more. Simple, clearly written text introduces the basics of Jewish time. With this fun and engaging book, children will gain an understanding of the structure underlying Jewish holidays throughout the year.
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Interactive Educational Fun!
How do we count days?
When does Shabbat begin and end?
What is the connection between a new moon and a new month?
The yearly cycle of the Jewish calendar comes alive in this innovative book. Clever paper engineering, bold design, and colorful illustrations will engage the youngest reader and teach older readers key concepts and vocabulary in English and Hebrew.
The hands-on experience of sliding the sun down to begin Shabbat, turning a wheel to find the new moon, lifting flaps to learn how to count with Hebrew letters, and more gives children the foundation from which to grow. This novelty book is packed with information and fun for the entire year!About the Author :
Emily Sper writes, illustrates and designs Jewish children's books and games. Hanukkah: A Counting Book in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish and The Passover Seder have become favorites of parents and children. She has worked in the children's book field as a book designer for over a decade.
A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design (B.F.A.), New York University (M.A.), and Hebrew College (Me'ah), Emily divides her time among graphic design, fine art photography, and visiting schools to talk about books and bookmaking. She lives in Newton, Massachusetts.
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Description du livre Jewish Lights Publishing, 2006. Hardcover. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire DADAX1580233112
Description du livre Jewish Lights Publishing, 2006. Hardcover. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire P111580233112
Description du livre Jewish Lights Publishing, 2006. Hardcover. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire 1580233112
Description du livre Jewish Lights Publishing. Hardcover. État : New. 1580233112 New Condition. N° de réf. du libraire NEW6.0773601