The Sounds of Hanukkah

Congrats to Taryn M,  winner of night eight of our Hanukkah Surprise Packs! She gets the menorah cut-and-color activity, designed so that even the littlest hands can help “light” the menorah. (Available in Hanukkah Games Box and Hanukkah in a Box.)  Thanks to everyone who played – and congrats to everyone who won!  Not yet on our list for free holiday info and discount codes? Sign up now at www.JewishHolidaysInABox.com to join our mailing list. Beyond the classics: great music videos Ready for some joyous Hanukkah sounds – with videos that also tell the Hanukkah story?  Look for the … [Read more...]

Hanukkah Core Concept – Oil

Potato Latkes - Crispy and Delicious!

Congrats to Angela W., winner of night five in our Hanukkah Surprise Pack. One of the surprises in Liora’s pack is a 2-sided laminated card with Hanukkah Songs. Reusable year after year to help remind everyone of the key Hanukkah songs to sing after you light the candles.  (Available in Hanukkah Helper Box, Hanukkah in a Box, and Hanukkah CD Tutorial.) We mentioned previously the three key Hanukkah concepts that we think are good starting points to discuss with young children: light, miracle, and oil. Here are links to posts about light and miracle.  One small jug of oil  When you … [Read more...]