Cheesecake for Shavuot

Written by
Allison Ofanansky 
Illustrated by
Ages: Ages 7-8
Last Sent to Families: May 2018


Shavuot, the springtime harvest holiday, is coming up. Follow these Israeli schoolchildren as they harvest their own wheat, make their own goat cheese, and gather their own strawberries so they can make a traditional Shavuot treat: cheesecake!

Big Question

Why celebrate a harvest?