Tu B’Shevat is the Jewish new year of the trees and is a reminder of our responsibility to care for the trees and the earth.

In 2013 our 6th graders took on the leadership role of creating this Tu B’Shevat webpage for the community. They worked in small groups to develop the information below.

Ways to Celebrate Tu B’Shevat…

Food and Recipes:

Enjoy fruits and juices and say these blessings.

The Seven Species: Israel is “a land of wheat and barley, of vines, figs, and pomegranates, a land of olive trees and honey.” –Deuteronomy 8:8
Click here for recipes with the 7 species.

Click here to see what we are doing to care for our environment.

Click here to learn about Israel’s environmental innovations.