General

On Jewish Texts

Books Bialik, Hayyim Nahman, and Yehoshua Hana Rawnitzky. Sefer Ha-Aggadah: The Book of Jewish Folklore and Legend (Selected, Translated, and Annotated by Chaim Pearl). Tel-Aviv: Dvir Publishing House, 1988. Corre, Alan, ed. Understanding the Talmud. New York: KTAV Publishing House, 1975. Grishaver, Joel Lurie. Talmud with Training Wheels: An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Talmud. Los …

On Photography

Books for Teachers  Ewald, Wendy, and Alexandra Lightfoot. I Wanna Take Me a Picture: Teaching Photography and Writing to Children. Boston: Beacon Press, 2001. Freeman, John. Taking Great Photographs: How to Get the Best Picture, Every Time, with Every Camera. London: Southwater, 2000. Hedgecoe, John. The New Manual of Photography: The Definitive Guide to Photography …

On Jewish Communities

Books for Teachers  Beker, Avi, ed. Jewish Communities of the World. Jerusalem: Institute of the World Jewish Congress, 1996. Blady, Ken. Jewish Communities in Exotic Places. Northvale, NJ: Jason Aronson, 2000. Lerman, Antony, ed. Jewish Communities of the World: A Contemporary Guide, 4th Edition. New York: Macmillan, 1989. Sachar, Howard M. Diaspora: An Inquiry into …

On Jewish Values

Books for Teachers Borowitz, Eugene B., and Frances Weinman Schwartz. The Jewish Moral Virtues. Philadelphia, PA: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1999.  Elkins, Dov P. Clarifying Jewish Values: A Handbook of Value Clarification Strategies for Group Leaders, Educators, Rabbis, Teachers, Center Workers, and Counselors. Rochester, NY: Growth Associates, 1977. Freeman, Susan. Teaching Jewish Virtues: …