By: Mrs. Debby Jacobson, Mrs. Jennah Schuh
from ASHAR

Interdisciplinary Integration

Subject(s) of entry:
Gemara, Halacha, Math, Mishnah, Science, Tanach

PBL - project based learning, IBL - inquiry based learning, Blended Learning, 21st Century Skills

Grade(s) to which this was taught:

Grade(s) for which this will be useful:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Elementary school, Middle school

In the spring of 2015, ASHAR students presented their projects in a school wide fair culminating a year long focus on combining the learning of science, math, and Torah.

Based on the premise that everything secular can be found in the Torah, our students in first through eighth grade explored the connections between kodesh, holy, and chol, secular.