Method is not merely child’s play: students have fun as they learn about God
This article was published in The Jewish Advocate, November 2, 2012.
Rabbi Adam Lavitt wiggled his fingers above a toy wooden boat, making the motion of rain. He picked up the boat and rocked it up and up, following it with his eyes.
Lavitt, community educator at Dorshei Tzedek in West Newton, was telling the story of Noah’s Ark using a teaching method called “Godly Play.” …