Maybe the students could do a quick task in their own area with just simple things like the shopping list & how money is spent & saved in a household & who is in that household around their block before they come to Israel because there is so much elation from all the stimulation of a new place & a lot of people come back to say South Africa with very cliched opinions. I think this immediately if it just held in mind then there will not be all this shouting about how Israel is like the Apartheid South Africa. The first step Maria Montessori talks about the constructive possiblities of the mind is an accumulation of facts, concrete to abstract.
11-year-old wounded in suspected stabbing in central Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: The challenges of teaching 'Israel'
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