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Posted Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 4:57:00 PM
Most of the Kindergarten classes spent weeks studying the sun, moon, and stars. As a culminating activity, "Cosmic I.Q" a traveling planetarium, came to Ramaz. Many of the children have never seen a planetarium and seeing a large dome in the middle of the auditorium raised many questions...
Posted Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 4:40:00 PM
Last Tuesday morning, Nursery parents experienced a taste of Nursery class in Ramaz! Nursery teachers modeled lessons for parents to help them better understand our exciting program. One of the takeaways from the breakfast was displaying the ways in which the Nursery program is integrated and connected...
Posted Sunday, Nov 12, 2017 8:24:00 PM
Last week, K-Tcheylet was busy learning all about the human body. With Torah stories guiding their learning, K-Tcheylet voted to learn more about day 6 of creation, when Hashem created people and animals. Once they began to study the human body, they decided to take it to the next level and start an extended project of building a doctor's office...
Posted Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 4:50:00 PM
The children in the ECC are continuing to learn about creation; to bring their studies to life they had a special visit from The Nature Company who brought different kinds of animals into our classrooms. The experience tied in beautifully to the theme of Creation because Hashem created all types of animals, as the student learned from Parashat Bereishit and Noach...
Posted Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 9:47:00 PM
Torah study is in full force at the ECC. After Simchat Torah, students began learning the Torah all over again, and the children were immediately inspired by the story of creation. Pre-K Tzahov took a bit of a unique approach towards the story, by looking at paintings by Mondrian, and later taking a trip to Central Park...
Posted Sunday, Oct 8, 2017 9:53:00 PM
Last week, all ECC classes were immersed in learning about the festival of Sukkot! In preparation for the holiday, students also focused on Simchat Torah with the help of CKJ's Rabbi Weinstock, who brought students to the sanctuary to show them the impressive Torah scrolls and who spoke to them about the significance of our holy and celebrated text...
Posted Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 6:13:00 PM
How many creative ways can one build a Sukkah? The children in the ECC experimented, worked together, and discovered new and exciting ways to build a Sukkah in anticipation of the upcoming holiday.
Posted Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 11:24:00 PM
In this year of HINENI and "Better Together," Dr. Schizer's remarks were particularly timely as Ramaz ECC and LS faculty look for more opportunities to make children feel included and appreciated in every part of their day...
Posted Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 11:19:00 PM
Do you remember the first time you heard the Shofar blasts? Sometimes the smaller one is, the more unforgettable the sound becomes. Last week, our youngest students were fascinated by the ancient sounds of Tekiyah, Shevarim, and Teruah ...
Posted Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 4:01:00 PM
Last week K-Tcheylet came up with a wonderful idea: they decided to build a special home for the Torah in their classroom. After visiting the KJ sanctuary and seeing the beautiful Aron Kodesh, ​the children felt inspired to make something special too...
Posted Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 1:43:00 PM
Dear Parents: Please note that the ECC Parent Orientation is this Wednesday, September 13 at 7:00PM in the Lower School Auditorium. Looking forward to seeing you there.
Posted Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 1:30:00 PM
As Ramaz embarks on its new theme of HINENI, we are thrilled to be HERE for you by keeping you informed about the many great programs that are happening weekly at our school. In our continuous effort to consolidate information and minimize the number of emails you receive from us, Zmail will be the primary source of Ramaz news and events. Please look for Zmail in your inbox every Monday morning at 6:30AM...
Posted Monday, Jun 12, 2017 1:32:15 PM
It was amazing to see and hear how comfortable the children were responding and participating in games and how comfortable they are with the Hebrew alphabet!
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 4:52:33 PM
The ECC had a fantastic time celebrating Lag B'Omer last week. The day started with sports on the roof, facilitated by Super Soccer Stars.
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 4:50:02 PM
Pre-K students watched over eggs in an incubator and brooder box for a few days with great anticipation. Then the chicks hatched!
Posted Monday, May 15, 2017 4:05:43 PM
On Tuesday, all pre-K classes gathered to meet Farmer Dena from Quiver Farms and the animals she brought along with her!
Posted Wednesday, May 10, 2017 4:22:43 PM
Students learned about the components of a community and the ways people live and work together highlighting ways they create and maintain a safe and clean place to live.
Posted Wednesday, May 10, 2017 2:57:05 PM
The ECC has been immersed in all things Israel -- in honor of Yom Ha'atzmaut, the ECC classes were learning all about Israeli food, music, and culture!
Posted Monday, Apr 3, 2017 4:37:00 PM
In addition to the Pesach activities run at school, Nursery Adom visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art to view the Egyptian Art exhibit, so that they could learn more about the way people lived in Mitzrayim!
Posted Monday, Mar 27, 2017 9:59:00 AM
The ECC had its own special version of Book Day on Wednesday! The Kindergarten classes went to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theater to see the production of The Princess, The Emperor, and The Duck!
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