Hebrew School

Season 3, Episode 3: Animals

Orly barks, roars, growls, and tweets her way to victory on this episode all about animals!

October 10, 2022

The zoo comes to Hebrew school this week, as our kid contestant Orly tames three animal-themed games: “Prayer or Pop Song,” “Mah Zeh” (What’s This?), and “Tall Torah Tales!” Joining this rodeo is comedian Joel Chasnoff, storyteller Peninnah Schram, and Lenny Solomon with our house band Shlock Rock.

Hebrew School
Season 3, Episode 3: Animals
Orly barks, roars, growls, and tweets her way to victory on this episode all about animals!
October 10, 2022
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The fun doesn’t stop when the episode ends. The Jewish Education Project has created additional games and activities for families, as well as resources for educators to use our podcast in the classroom.

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The story you heard in this episode, “Naming of Animals, a Midrash,” retold by Peninnah Schram, is based on Pesikta Rabbati (PR); Tanhuma Hukkat #6; Numbers Rabbah 19:3. Quote re “Naming Animals” from The Five Books of Moses, translation by Everett Fox, Schocken Books, 1990 - Genesis 2:20.

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