SPHDS’ Blogs

Chanukah excitement!

There’s an excitement in the air at SPHDS, and it has the faint scent of frying latkes and sufganiyot and the sound of whirring dreidels/sevivonim! As we prepare for Chanukah, the students in music classes have been singing Chanukah tunes, spinning like dreidels, bringing a Chanukah story to life through instruments and drama (make sure […]

Sign Language in Kindergarten

Kindergarteners and preschoolers have been learning the song, “The More We Get Together” in sign language. We’ve learned that some people cannot hear the way we do, and they use their hands to speak. If you have a kindergartener at home, ask him or her how to say “more,” “together,” “happy,” and “friends” in sign […]