Ottawa Torah Winter Special Events

Chanuka Chagiga at the home of Rabbi and Mrs. Harris The first night of Chanuka 5775 featured a sumptuous seuda and chagiga at the home of our Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi and Mrs. Yaakov Moshe Harris. Aharon Shlomo Galandauer, Grade 9, spoke about the hidden Hand of Hashem which twirls the path of history, hinted to by the hidden meanings of the dreidel game we play. Zecharia Greineman, Grade 9 delivered a powerful and inspiring dvar torah linking our present day struggles of fighting for Yiddishkeit with the battles the Maccabi’im… Read More

Trip to War Museum caps unit on Canada’s role in WWI and WWII

Mr. Michael Beall teaches 9th grade history and wanted to make a greater impact on his students. He took the class to the Canadian War Museum in Downtown Ottawa. Special attention was paid to the exhibits depicting the two World Wars including the Nazi rise to power and Canada’s response. The visual and tactile experience helped the students incorporate the lessons learned into their everyday lives.

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