“They provide the most innovative methods that I have seen, to bring some of the concepts that the students have studied to life.”

Rabbi Yehoshua Botnick, Principal, Rambam Maimonides


“The workshops that have been presented at Temple Israel have engaged students of all ages and background. The children all enjoyed the hands-on programs and we highly recommend them for children of all ages and background”.

Mrs. Sheli Braun, Principal, Temple Israel Religious School


“They are useful, educational and informative. They are extremely helpful in teaching children Halacha Lemaase, linking the learning to Jewish practice and living. We are delighted to have them and we would like to have many more”.

Mrs. Sarah Breiner, Coordinator of Judaic Studies, Hillel Academy


“The workshops are always educational and well prepared. They give the children the opportunity to learn through fun and the children not only come away with something tangible but also with the learning. Learning through doing is the only way children remember. The children talk about these workshops for weeks and look forward to the next ones”.

Mrs. Doris Bronstein, Director of Education, Hillel Academy


“These workshops are extremely well prepared and Rabbi Blum is able to bring down the information to a preschooler’s level. Overall it was excellent programming for our school”.

Mrs. Devorah Caytak, Director, Jewish Preschool of the Arts


“Torah Academy students enjoy these programs as they offer a glimpse into the components of Mitzvot that many children don’t often experience”.

Rabbi Mordechai Fried, Principal, Torah Academy of Ottawa


“Children learn best by active learning. Through Rabbi Blum’s programs children are able to learn and to participate in the history and tradition of Judaism”.

Mrs. Tal Gilboa-Maoz, Principal, Talmud Torah Afternoon School


“Terrific, educational. A great learning experience.”

Mrs. Henny Honigman, Principal, Star of David Hebrew School


“These are wonderful hands-on programs. It embraces the richness of our tradition and when children participate they will remember for a long time”.

Dr. Hillel Taub, Principal, Ottawa Modern Jewish School