The important thing is the process, not the end product.
Make Your Own Ten Commandments Tablets
Have fun casting your own plaster tablets. Carve the first 10 letters of the Hebrew alphabet to symbolize each commandment. Parents should mix the plaster of Paris for young children.
Shavuot Flower Crown
One of the loveliest traditions of Shavuot for girls and women is dressing in white and wearing flower crowns. In Ancient Israel, young unmarried maidens dressed in white and danced among the vineyards, hoping to be noticed by eligible young bachelors.
Make Your Own Ice Cream In A Bag
It is traditional to serve dairy specialties for Shavuot. This is a reminder that the Land of Israel is “a land flowing with milk and honey,” (Exodus 33:3).
Bake A Symbolic Shavuot Challah: Pan de Siete Cielos
People who stay up all night studying during the Tikkun Leil Shavuot enjoy sweet snacks to help them stay awake. There is one very special type of Shavuot treat that almost disappeared during the Holocaust. It is a Sephardic recipe from the Jewish community of Salonika.