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Activity: Handmade Midrash upper PS-HS

 Activity: Hand-Torn Midrash:

Make a ‘torn-paper Midrash’that draws on how you understand the term אות in light of one of the distinctions you explored in your community of inquiry .



Tearing paper to make collages that express our interpretation of text was developed by Jo Milgrom.  Collages can be abstract or representational, they might use different coloured papers to convey emotions and movement…. in short, anything goes as long as one basic rule is observed – the paper cannot be cut. Some people like to glue the end product down, others leave it without any adhesive. It is up to you. A variety of papers  can be used, including printed paper.