Shavuot

shavuot picture of harvest

Shavuot, 50 days after the second day of Passover,  commemorates the giving of the Torah.  It is customary to stay up the entire first night of Shavuot and study Torah, then pray as early as possible in the morning and to eat dairy products such as milk and cheese.  

Stop in to "check out" our collection of Shavuot material for all ages.

Preschool - Second Grade       Aleph - Bet Classes      Gimel - Hay Classes     Adult Material    

                                  Multimedia       Websites/Games                     

Title Author                                   
PreSchool, Kindergarten, First, and Second Grades   
Celebrate:  A Book of Jewish Holidays Judith Gross
Celebration of our Jewish Holidays Melanie Greenberg
Cheesecake for Shavuot Allison Ofanansky
A Child's First Book of Jewish Holidays Alfred J. Kolatch
Clap and Count!  Action Rhymes for the Jewish Year Jacqueline Jules
Cultural Traditions in Israel Molly Aloian
A Dozen Daisies for Raisy:  A Shavuos Story Rebecca Klempner
Exploring the Jewish Holidays and Customs Shirley Stern
A First Book of Jewish Holidays Sophia N Cedarbaum
A Mountain of Blintzes:  The Birthday of the Torah Barbara Goldin
Sadie and the Big Mountain David Adler
Sammy Spider's First Shavuot Sylvia A. Rouss
What Do You Do on a Jewish Holiday Sol Scharfstein
Aleph and Bet Classes
Danny Loves a Holiday Sydney Taylor
Drawing Your Way Through the Jewish Holidays Eleanor Schick
Exploring the Jewish Holidays and Customs Shirley Stern
Holiday Work and Play Joyce Fischman
Jewish Holiday Cookbook Jill Bloomfield
Kopecks for Blintzes Judy Goldman
Let's Celebrate our Jewish Holidays! Alfred J. Kolath
A Mountain of Blintzes:  The Birthday of the Torah Barbara Goldin
My Very Own Shavuot Judyth Robbins Saypol
A Picture Book of Jewish Holidays David Adler
Shavuot Miriam Schlein
Gimel, Daled, and Hay Classes
Celebrating the Jewish Year:  The Spring and Summer Holidays Paul Steinberg
Drawing Your Way Through the Jewish Holidays Eleanor Schick
Holiday Work and Play Joyce Fishman
Jewish Holiday Cookbook Jill Bloomfield
Let's Celebrate Jewish Holidays! Alfred J. Kolath
Adults
Celebrating the Jewish Year:  The Spring and Summer Holidays Paul Steinberg
Jewish Holiday Cooking:  A Food Lovers Treasury of Classics and Improvisations Jayne Cohen
The Jewish Holiday Home Companion Nicolas Mandelkern
Shavuos Treasury Rabbi Nosson Scherman
The Shavuot Anthology Philip Goodman
MultiMedia
Shavuot Songs to download  
       Document with Words  
       Audio File  
Shalom Sesame:  Countdown to Shavuot DVD COU
Games  
Break the Code - Shavuot Website (printout)
Cheese Blintzes Website (recipe)
Duct Tape Rose Website Craft
Edible Torah Scroll Website (recipe)
Fun Trivia - Shavuot Website (interactive game)
Interactive Learning Shavuot Website  (interactive game)
Interactive 10 Commandments Website  (interactive game)
Jewpardy!  Shavuot Website  (interactive game)
Shavuot Origami Website (craft)

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