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סתיו הנחל יסודי | Fall Creek Elementary: a Kavvanah for Teaching Children, by Eli Steier

https://opensiddur.org/prayers/life-cycle/living/learning/fall-creek-elementary/ סתיו הנחל יסודי | Fall Creek Elementary: a Kavvanah for Teaching Children, by Eli Steier 2013-08-27 17:43:31 I wrote this <em>kavvanah</em> a few years ago. At that time I lived in Ithaca, NY. I was a substitute teacher in the Ithaca Central School District. There was a community event at Fall Creek Elementary school, and the way families, faculty, students, and people from the area came together inspired the poem. Eli Steier Blog post Learning, Study, and School children togetherness אחדות aḥdut (togetherness) public performance 21st century C.E. 58th century A.M. Prayers of Jewish Educators Lehrer Teacher professional intention
Hebrew English
כֻּלָּנוּ עַם אֶחָד
We are all one people
עוֹלָם שֶׁל מִשְׁפַּחַת אַחַת
A world of one family
יֵשׁ רַק שָׂפָה אַחַת
There is only one language
וְאוֹתָהּ מִדְּבָרִים הַיְּלָדִים׃
and the children speak it.

I wrote this kavvanah a few years ago. At that time I lived in Ithaca, NY. I was a substitute teacher in the Ithaca Central School District. There was a community event at Fall Creek Elementary school, and the way families, faculty, students, and people from the area came together inspired the poem.

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