Monday, October 27, 2014

My English Hebrew Dictionary - Winter Vocabulary


Hi Everyone!

I created a set of English Hebrew winter vocabulary study sheets with 84 winter related words.

The address is:
www.english-hebrew-dictionary.com/winter-1.htm

Please forward this message to anyone that may be interested in learning Hebrew. Thanks!

Have a good day,
Jacob Richman
jrichman@jr.co.il


Sunday, October 19, 2014

New: The Shabbat Page, Updated: The Noach Page


Hi Everyone!

I created The Shabbat Page on my website at:
www.jr.co.il/shabbat.htm
The page includes Lessons, Parsha pages, Videos, English Hebrew Vocabulary Lists, Recipes, Games and Clipart about Shabbat.

The address is:
www.jr.co.il/shabbat.htm

I also updated the Noach Page which has links to children parsha pages, commentary pages, songs, humor items (including the Bill Cosby Noach skit), and a section on Noach stamps, graphics and clipart.

The address is:
www.jr.co.il/t/noach.htm

Enjoy both pages.
Feedback is welcome.

Please share the pages with friends. Thank you.

Have a good week,
Shavua Tov,
Jacob


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Photos of Sukkot in Jerusalem



Hi Everyone!

Tonight, Tuesday night Chol Hamoed Sukkot, I took a walk in Jerusalem and took photos of Sukkot including the Jerusalem Light Rail, Kikar Safra (city hall) and restaurants in the center of town.

I posted the photos at:
www.history-of-israel.co.il/jerusalem/2014/jer420.htm

I also copied them to a Facebook album at:
http://www.bit.ly/facebook-jerusalem-sukkot

Enjoy the photos and please share with friends.

Moadim L'simcha!
Jacob


Monday, October 6, 2014

Educational Resources and Cool Videos about Sukkot


Hi Everyone!

Sukkot is the Jewish holiday that commemorates how protective "Clouds of Glory" surrounded the Jewish people after leaving Egypt during the forty years of wandering in the desert. It also commemorates how the Jews lived in temporary dwellings during that same time.
Sukkot begins Wednesday night, October 8, 2014.

All the links and resources below are posted on the Sukkot resources page at:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/sukkot.htm

My English Hebrew Dictionary - Sukkot Vocabulary Study Sheets
www.english-hebrew-dictionary.com/sukkot-1.htm

Learn 23 Hebrew Sukkot Phrases with Audio
www.in-hebrew.co.il/he733.htm

Sukkot Hebrew Songs with Audio, Hebrew Text (with Nikud), English Translations
www.hebrew-language.com/hebrew-songs.htm#sukkot

Free Sukkot Clipart
www.jewish-clipart.com

Whether you need a picture for your child's class project, a graphic for your synagogue, Hillel or JCC Sukkot announcement, the Jewish Clipart Database has the pictures for you. You can copy, save and print the graphics in three different sizes.

Sukkot Cool Videos
www.jr.co.il/videos/sukkot-videos.htm
68 cool Sukkot video links.
There is something for everyone.

To learn more about Sukkot, I posted on my website 56 site links, ranging from from laws and customs to games and photos. Site languages include English, Hebrew, Russian, Spanish, French, Portuguese, German and Italian.

The address is:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/sukkot.htm

Please forward this message to friends, so they may benefit from these holiday resources.

Enjoy!
Happy Sukkot!
Chag Sukkot Sameach!
Jacob


Thursday, October 2, 2014

Educational Resources about Yom Kippur and G'mar Hatima Tova


Hi Everyone!

I updated the educational resources about Yom Kippur at:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/yom-kippur.htm

I updated the educational resources about Sukkot at:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/sukkot.htm

If I wrote, said, or did anything that offended or hurt anyone, I apologize.

May everyone have a meaningful fast.

G'mar Hatimah Tova,
Jacob

Sunday, September 21, 2014

New Features on the Free Website: Learn English with Audio and Transliterations


Hi Everyone!

Learn English with Audio and Transliterations
www.learn-english.co.il
is a free website to learn over 1,500 English words and
phrases. The site includes 77 printable study sheets
and 15 learning videos.

As of today, the site works on home computers
and smart phones (tested on Android and iOS).
The site is multilingual. There are menus, translations and
transliterations in French, Hebrew, Russian, Spanish and Chinese.
Each language interface has its own navigation buttons
and search functions.
There is an English Only menu, for those that prefer
not to use language translations and transliterations.

Feedback is welcome!

Please share the site with anyone that is interested in
learning English vocabulary.
Thank you!

Have a good year!
Jacob Richman
jrichman@jr.co.il


Monday, September 15, 2014

Educational Resources and Cool Videos about Rosh Hashana


Hi Everyone!

Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year 5775, begins
Wednesday night, September 24, 2014.

I posted on my website 70 links about Rosh Hashana,
from laws and customs to games and recipes.
Site languages include English, Hebrew, French, German, Italian,
Portugese, Russian and Spanish.

The address is:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/rosh-hashana.htm

This year, I created a Rosh HaShana Photo Gallery at:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/rosh-hashana-photos.htm

and finally.....
Over 300 Rosh Hashana Cool Videos
There is something for everyone.
www.jr.co.il/videos/rosh-hashana-videos.htm

New videos include:
- Technion : For Rosh Hashanah Dream it. Do it.
- Where will YOU eat your apples and honey this Rosh Hashana?
- Six13 - High Holiday Mashup
- Tel Aviv University Rosh Hashana Greetings
- Mother of Murdered Israeli Teen: A Rosh Hashanah Message
- Rebbetzin Tap: Rosh Hashanah - Power of the Pomegranate!
- Rush Hashanah Traffic by Jets Creative Wing
- Gush Katif Gift Baskets to Sderot Residents
- Barech Aleinu Hashana Hazot (Hebrew song)
- Rosh Hashanah Message from Torah Live (with Hebrew song)
- Think Ahead - Live Your Life Like A King
- Shana Tova from Osem (Hebrew)
- Shana Tova Drawing by Lenk LenkOsh
- Hebrew Commercial to Buy Honey at You Supermarket
- Shana Tova Israel from Hebrew Academy
- Welcome to Emanuel Rosh Hashanah
- RAVSAK's Rosh Hashana 5775 Video
- "Green Eggs, No Ham" (A JITC High Holiday Animated Short)
- The Vizhnitzer Rebbe Singing With Chasidim At The Kotel
- Shana Tova Stop Motion from Orna and Aviv

and many more...

Additional videos will be added before Rosh Hashana.

Please share the holiday resource pages. Thank you!

Enjoy!

Have a Good Year!
Shana Tova!
Jacob Richman
jrichman@jr.co.il