My previous posts have centered on general resources for families (of any religion) during this coronavirus quarantine. However, two friends recently sent me a multitude of resources for specifically Jewish families. I have compiled them below to help my Jewish readers.
Torah learning on the phone:
- Pirchei Agudas Yisroel: 718-663-0212
- Wonderwords: 646-726-9977 or 212-444-1119 – 30 minute presentations every hour
- Mishnah Rishonah: 929-299-6700 (Mishnayos taught by Rabbi Fishel Schachter). This is an outstanding way for children to learn mishnayos, they can set goals and even take tests on what they learn.
- Kol Halashon: 718-906-6400
- Circle Hotline: 347-996-5437
- Mordechai Hatzadik: 646-726-9977
- Kol Yaldei Yisroel: 718)-682-2632
- Jewish Bedtime Stories: 718-682-2777
Torah videos and more:
- Torah Live – multimedia presentations for adults and children, use promo code TORAH and everything is free
- Oorah Auction – numerous free videos for adults and kids (music, animated, speakers, and more)
- Misameach Live – live shows at 2 p.m. daily, Uncle Moishy on Thursday
- Magic Avi
- Uncle Pinchy – free Jewish puppet shows and singalongs
- The Jewish Platform – stories for children, inspiration, Jewish music, interviews
- Chabad’s Children’s Videos
- Shteig – music, videos, exercise, story time, and more
- Hashem.com – appreciating our world
- Torah Anytime – various Torah classes and speakers, you can also download their app and listen on your phone, visit the kids section here
- Chitrik Academy – YouTube videos for learning mishnayos, gemara, and more
- Torah Games – many of their games are also available as apps
Jewish websites with a variety of content:
Other Torah resources:
- Download a free digital volume from Artscroll
- Home with Your Kids: 8 Ways to Manage COVID-19
- Chinuch.org – This site is normally used by just educators, but if you are looking for Jewish education resources to help your child learn at home or projects for any age child, check it out!
- Keeping your children busy during the Coronavirus quarantine
- Keeping your children busy during the Coronavirus quarantine – Part 2
- Financial support and aid during the Coronavirus quarantine
Thank you Debbie and Dan’s Deals for the great information!