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In Chapter 1 We meet Alex and Laura. They are new Olim, that is new immigrants to Israel who live in Jerusalem. They have been in Israel for a while, but still miss the United States. Alex is very smart, and he has really put a lot of effort to learn Hebrew. Laura, on the other hand is more interested in having fun and looking good. She has not truly adjusted to living in Israel and misses her friends "back home."
This story takes place the day after Passover ends, and in Israel it is not a holiday, but according to religious Jews who live outside of Israel it is a holiday. The kids are happy to be out on the town, and to have an extra day of vacation from school.
All of the Hebrew terms are defined in the Glossary at the back of the book, but I will define them here in the study guide as well.
Key Terms Isru Chag – The second day of…