December Newsletter

Lady Liberty By: Janet Gresham

Lady Liberty By: Janet Gresham

If you came into the school during the month of November, you may have noticed the display depicting New York Harbor.  This was a combination of work, not only across the curriculum, but also across grades!  In Humanities class, the sixth Grade read Emma’s Poemby Linda Glaser.  

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Seeing The World Around Them
 By: Noah Hagedorn

Have you ever been to this state’s capital? The 5th and 6th graders of the N.E. Miles Jewish Day School have! They recently went to the Alabama state capital, Montgomery, on a field trip.

An Extravagant A-Z Fashion Show By: Alexis Rothenberg

Cheers from the teachers roar around the ILC. Upbeat techno music plays as the kindergarteners dance down the runway.

An American’s Guide to Israel By: Brandon Clark

There are microphones out with computers set to record you hear someone reading off of a script. This year the eighth grade is creating a podcast in Hebrew class called An American’s Guide to Israel.

Back to School By: Julie Crapia


Second grade is off to a great start. We have already begun reading some great books and learning about some of the best authors.

Staying Fit and Having Fun By: Nancy Cook

Greetings from the Department of Physical Education! Why are Tuesdays and Thursdays filled with excitement? It’s Sneaker Day! Well, technically it’s P.E. Day, but that involves everyone remembering to wear their athletic shoes.

6th Grade Judaics By: Rabbi Yossi Friedman

One of the biggest challenges in a Jewish Day School is finding enough time for each subject. Expecting the students to learn about the Torah, then learn to read the text and decode AND understand it is a tall order. But it's important. For out sixth graders, the...

6th Grade Humanities: Immigration Through Literature and Artifacts By: Liora Chessin

As part of our Humanities curriculum, the sixth graders have been studying immigration through literature, historical artifacts, news articles, political cartoons, and more.

Hello Mornings By: Annette Lichter

My previous principal always stated that the first thing a child should hear in the morning is a greeting and something kind and positive.

Happenings in Hebrew Class By: Sari Menaker

A part from all the fun, we are also learning the old fashion way by practicing our grammar and reading by reading interesting Judaic stories in Hebrew.

The Science Method By: Annette Troxell

At N.E. Miles Jewish Day School, we learn science by doing science.

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Birmingham, AL 35213