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Shorashim - Roots (3rd - 6th Grade)


Students in 3rd-6th grades continue in our Shivat Ha-Minim (Seven Species) Chavurah system retaining the name and identity they received in 2nd grade. This communal identity travels with them throughout our elementary and middle school learning programs.

 
3rd Grade
Sukkot, Pesach, Shavuot
Jerusalem and the Ancient Temple
God and Spirituality
Building Hebrew Vocabulary and Fluency
Basic Hebrew Reading Skills
Leading a Friday Evening Kabbalat Shabbat Service
 
4th Grade
Jewish Leaders and Heroes
Developing Hebrew Vocabulary and Fluency
Developing Hebrew Reading Skills
Leading a Friday Evening Kabbalat Shabbat service 
 
5th Grade
Jewish History
Expanding Hebrew Vocabulary and Fluency
Expanding Hebrew Reading Skills
Prayer Fluency and Understanding
Leading a Friday Evening Kabbalat Shabbat service and elements of the Saturday morning Shabbat service
 
6th Grade
Jewish Life Cycle Rituals and Traditions
Prayer Fluency and Understanding
Leading a Shabbat Morning service
Weekly Torah Portions
Torah Trope
 
3rd-6th grades include Hebrew and Jewish Studies in each session.  Our Hebrew program centers on core competencies in Jewish Heritage Vocabulary such as tzedakah, tikkun olam, torah, siddur, mitzvah, t'filah, Hebrew reading, service leading, and prayer comprehension.  All classes participate in leading a Friday night service or Saturday morning service.
 
3rd-6th grades meet 9:30am-noon on Sundays and 4:00-6:00pm on Wednesdays. Parents join their children for our Opening Circle from 9:30-10:00. Parents are also welcome to join us for Closing Circle/Story Time, 5:45-6:00 on Wednesdays.
 
3rd-6th grades each have two Mishpacha Days during the year when parents join us for a full morning of learning with their children.
 
Tuition: $1490