A great article that tells Dovid Hamelech’s early life story and how he became King.
Set in London of the 1660s and of the early twenty-first century, The Weight of Ink is the interwoven tale of two Women of remarkable intellect: Ester Velasquez, an emigrant from Amsterdam who is permitted to scribe for a blind rabbi, just before the plague hits the city; and Helen Watt, an ailing historian with a Love of Jewish Jewish History.
The Life and Legacy of five great Torah personalities who have shaped Jewish Life for the last 500 years.
A man who goes back to Vilna, his hometown before the war – a beautiful rendition in song and pictures
These students from YU interview Survivors for the archives in Jerusalem. This video is very empathic, emotional, and beautifully produced.
Three-Part Syllabus on Chanukah with separate accompanying articles
This is a multimedia website full of articles, biographies, historical facts, Torah personalities, well worth using this as a ‘go-to’ site for interesting ideas and factual content.
Although this is a syllabus, there are many and varied ideas and articles about Ellul, Rosh Hashana|Holidaysh, Asseret Yemai Teshuva and Yom Kippur. It is a treasure trove of resources that the mentor can access and build her own articles. There are books, articles, suggestions, thought questions, discussion topics that encompass the month of Ellul through Yom Kippur.
Rich Jewish History, biographies of gedolim and world Jewish History pious and villainous. This is an excellent place to build on one’s historical perspective with the correct Hashkafa