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Hebrew Blessings and Prayers

Learn core blessings and prayers in transliteration to participate in Jewish life with confidence!

This 5-week course is for individuals of all experience levels. Throughout the course, we will learn the most commonly recited Jewish prayers and blessings. The class will be conducted using transliteration, which means the Hebrew text will be presented alongside phonetic pronunciation for ease of learning. The essential prayers and blessings we will cover include Shavuot blessings, Shabbat blessings, Aliyot for Torah reading, and core prayers like the Shema and V’ahavta. By the end of this course, you will have a solid foundation to understand these key prayers and blessings, enabling you to actively participate in Jewish rituals and ceremonies with confidence.

Please Note: Any refunds must be issued before the end of the first week of class.

This class meets the following Thursdays from 6:30 pm to 8 pm PT:

May 2, 2024

May 9, 2024

May 16, 2024

May 23, 2024

May 30, 2024

Modern Hebrew Intermediate 1

Learn modern Hebrew online in the ulpan immersion method used in Israel.

This 10-week course is for intermediate Hebrew speakers who want to enhance their reading and writing skills. The topics covered in this course include learning the vocabulary related to parts of the body and studying the Ayin-Vav verbs in the past tense. We will be using the textbook Hebrew from Scratch Part 1 focusing on Pesek Zman Gimel-Lesson 15. Click HERE to purchase the required textbook in advance.

Please Note: Any refunds must be issued within two-weeks from the start date of your class.

This class meets the following Thursdays from 4:30 pm to 6 pm PT:

Apr 4, 2024

Apr 11, 2024

Apr 18, 2024

May 2, 2024

May 9, 2024

May 16, 2024

May 23, 2024

May 30, 2024

Jun 6, 2024

Jun 20, 2024

Prayer Book Hebrew Level 4

Enhance your skills and gain more confidence in reading and understanding prayerbook blessings in this ten week course.

This 10-week course is for our beginning prayerbook students who are half-way through the book. Topics include the word את, this and that, possessive endings, and more parts of prayers and blessings. We will be using the textbook, Prayerbook Hebrew The Easy Way, chapters 10-13. Purchase the textbook HERE.

Please note: Any refunds must be issued within two-weeks from the start date of your class.

This 10-session class meets on Wednesdays from 6 pm to 7:30 pm PT:

Apr 3, 2024

Apr 10, 2024

Apr 17, 2024

May 1, 2024

May 8, 2024

May 15, 2024

May 22, 2024

May 29, 2024

Jun 5, 2024

Jun 26, 2024

Modern Hebrew Beginner 1

Learn modern Hebrew online in the Ulpan immersion method used in Israel.

This 10-week course is for students who have no prior knowledge of Hebrew. We will focus on building foundational skills in reading, writing, and basic conversational Hebrew. To support our learning journey, we will be utilizing the textbook, Hebrew from Scratch Part 1, chapters 1-5. Click HERE to purchase the required book for this course.

Please Note: Any refunds must be issued within two weeks from the start date of your class.

This 10-session online class meets on Wednesdays 10am – 12pm PT:

Apr 3, 2024

Apr 10, 2024

Apr 17, 2024

May 1, 2024

May 8, 2024

May 15, 2024

May 22, 2024

May 29, 2024

Jun 5, 2024

Jun 26, 2024

Modern Hebrew Beginner 2

Learn modern Hebrew online in the Ulpan immersion method used in Israel.

This 10-week course is designed for beginning students who are new to Hebrew. The topics include learning numbers in the feminine form from 0 to 12, telling time, verbs in the present tense, vocabulary related to the home, and practicing conversational skills in Hebrew. To support your learning, we will be using the textbook Hebrew From Scratch Part 1, specifically focusing on Unit 5- Lesson 1. Click HERE to purchase the required book for this course.

Please Note: Any refunds must be issued within 2 weeks from the start date of your class.

This 10-week class meets on Mondays from 5:30pm – 7pm PT:

Apr 1, 2024

Apr 8, 2024

Apr 15, 2024

May 6, 2024

May 13, 2024

May 20, 2024

Jun 3, 2024

Jun 10, 2024

Jun 17, 2024

Jun 24, 2024

Modern Hebrew Beginner 2

Learn modern Hebrew online in the ulpan immersion method used in Israel.

This 10-week course is for beginning students who are new to Hebrew. The topics covered in this course include learning numbers in the feminine form from 0 to 12, telling time, verbs in the present tense, vocabulary related to the home, and practicing conversational skills in Hebrew. We will be using the textbook, Hebrew From Scratch Part 1, specifically focusing on Unit 5- Lesson 1. Click HERE to purchase the required book for this course. Please Note: Any refunds must be issued within two-weeks from the start date of your class. This class meets the following Mondays from 10 am to 12 pm:

April 1

April 8

April 15

May 6

May 13

May 20

June 3

June 10

June 17

June 24