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Sunday, March 6 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Why Children LOVE Home Depot: Engaging Children in Adult Spaces

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“Daddy, I’m bored!” is the resounding cry of children in adult spaces, often dampened by the sounds of little fingers on digital devices. Synagogue services are becoming more family friendly but what about when that is not the case. How can children participate in adult environments in a developmentally-appropriate way? Together, we’ll talk about lessons we can learn from stories (and other experiences) to give children a more meaningful Jewish experience.

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Justin Sakofs

Visionary & Co- Founder, MagneticShul
Mr. Sakofs is Director of Empowerment of Families with School Aged Children at the Jewish Federation of Greater Metrowest NJ. After years of teaching, he created MagneticShul, which is an amazing educational toy designed to engage young children in ritual synagogue life using magnets... Read More →

Sunday March 6, 2016 11:00am - 11:50am EST