Tailoring the Seder for Young Children

Miriam danced with her timbrels

We’re planning to tailor our Seder this year to the youngest among us. The little ones coming won’t be able to sit through a Seder that is even as long as our usual ones.  But they will enjoy some “big” moments, I think. They are used to joining us for parades around the house, where we play instruments and march to the beat of popular tunes. So I believe we can translate this to Passover, in the form of a simple re-enactment of the Exodus from Egypt. Passover Story Re-Enactment For the play part, we’ll need: A narrator (with a basic script) to tell us what actions to take, … [Read more...]