One difficulty in learning Chumash (the five books of Torah) is the terse style. Events seem to flow seamlessly one right after the other. We lose perspective, getting lost in the chronological gaps. This week’s parsha, Lech Lecha, has an example of this that features our forefather, Avraham.
This week’s Torah portion, Parshat Noach, tells of the seven mitzvot incumbent upon all human beings but Jews are obligated for a full 613. Why are there two systems of mitzvot detailed in the Torah?
Hochberg Lower School 6th Graders in the Logic and Discovery elective enjoyed solving brainteasers including the classic toothpick challenge. Click for photos.
Hochberg Lower School 6th Grade students were in the Innovation Lab preparing for the Lego City Shaper Challenge Showcase. Click for more information and photos.