Happy Hanukkah

Yesterday marked the start of the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. Three children in year 3 explained the history of the festival to the class and told everyone how it is celebrated in their families. They lit their hanukiahs and said some prayers. The Plaut family kindly shared some small donuts with the class as it is traditional to eat food fried in oil. Thank you.

IMG_4555.JPG

IMG_4554.JPG

IMG_4553.JPG

IMG_4552.JPG

2 thoughts on “Happy Hanukkah

  1. At a time when each day brings us more tragic news from around the globe, it is great to see our children being taught that although we all come from different ethnic and religious backgrounds, it is possible to live happily together, side by side in the community and learn from each other. Now, did someone mention donuts….

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *