Author Archives: sitel

TECH TOOL TIPS

Tech Tools Tips for Teachers. We hope you find this page useful. If you have any requests or suggestions for further tip sheets please email us at upp@upp.co.il . First of all,  tips about sites that can be used in elementary schools as enrichment activities for beginning readers. Pupils can either use these sites on their…

BIOGRAPHIES

Naomi Shemer (1931-2004) Naomi Shemer was born on Kvuzat Kinneret in 1931.Many of her songs describe the landscape that was a part of her youth and reflect her love of  Israel. She took piano lessons at an early age and continued her music studies in Jerusalem at the Rubin Academy of Music. Later, she returned…

COPY OF 18 WAYS TO CREATE A STUDENT – FRIENDLY CLASSROOM – IN MEMORY OF LINDA TAHARLEV

English teachers are known for assigning talks and lectures to be presented to the class. Although such presentations are sometimes interesting to the student audience, more often than not they are boring and seemingly interminable. One type of oral presentation is a demonstration. Instead of lecturing, the student actually performs some kind task in front…