Kids

Machon Micah is completely online this year. Temple Micah’s education team is taking advantage of this opportunity to innovate, create, and re-imagine Jewish education in a time of physical distancing.

Temple Micah membership is required for enrollment in Machon Micah. For more information about joining Micah, contact Jeannelle D’Isa.

All first time families enrolling in Machon Micah should schedule an introductory meeting with our education team prior to completing the registration form. Contact Director of Education Sharon Tash, to set up an appointment.

Questions? Contact Sharon Tash, Director of Education.

Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is closed. For more information about joining Machon Micah in 2021, email Sharon Tash.

Pre-K

  • Friday 6:00-6:30 pm: pre-Shabbat gatherings, once a month
  • Saturday 9:00-9:30am: Boker Tov

Kindergarten

  • Tuesday 5:00-5:30 pm: Erev Tov
  • Friday at 6:00 pm: pre-Shabbat gatherings (K-5 in small groups by family)
  • Saturday 9:00-9:30 am: Boker Tov

Grades 1-2

  • Monday 5:00-5:30 pm: “Ivrit b-Ivrit” interactive 30-minute Hebrew class
  • Tuesday 5:00-5:30 pm: Erev Tov
  • Friday at 6:00 pm: pre-Shabbat gatherings (K-5 in small groups by family)
  • Saturday 9:00-9:30 am: Boker Tov

Grades 3-5

  • Tuesday 5:00-5:30 pm: Erev Tov
  • Mid-week: 30 minutes of E-Vrit tutoring, which will include a holiday or Torah-based lesson as well as Hebrew. You will sign up for a time that works specifically for your student.
  • Friday at 6:00 pm: pre-Shabbat gatherings (K-5 in small groups by family)
  • Saturday 9:00-9:30am: Boker Tov

Grade 6

  • Tuesday 5:00-6:00 pm: Erev Tov + break out room trope class with Teddy
  • Mid-week: 30 minutes of E-Vrit tutoring, which will include a holiday or Torah-based lesson as well as Hebrew. You will sign up for a time that works specifically for your student.
  • Saturday 9:00-9:30 am: Boker Tov

Grade 7

  • Tuesday 5:00-6:00 pm: Erev Tov and then twice-monthly 20-30 minutes of “Giving Circle”- this will be a guided curriculum about philanthropy
  • Mid-week: 30 minutes of E-Vrit tutoring, which will include a holiday or Torah-based lesson as well as Hebrew. You will sign up for a time that works specifically for your student.
  • Saturday 9:00-11:30 am: Boker Tov, then attend services and all b’nai mitzvah together as a class
  • Optional self-directed projects which will begin after student has celebrated bar/bat mitzvah

Terms We Use at Machon Micah

Boker Tov: Led by Rabbi Beraha and Machon Staff, Boker Tov is a lively morning program filled with learning and song. New this year while Machon Micah remains online, Boker Tov will take place most Saturday mornings from 9:00 to 9:30 am. Check the Machon calendar for the schedule.

Erev Tov: Tuesday afternoon tefillah (prayer) and learning from 5:00 to 5:30 pm for students in grades 3-7.

E-vrit: One-on-one online Hebrew tutoring for students in grades 3-7. Each student meets with a tutor for 30 minutes per week. E-vrit tutoring includes Hebrew instruction and lessons around Shabbat, holidays, and Torah stories. Fun fact: E-vrit is a pun on the Hebrew word for the Hebrew language, ivrit.

Ivrit b’Ivrit (Hebrew in Hebrew): Monday afternoon interactive Hebrew class from 5:00 to 5:30 pm for students in grades 1-2.

Machon: A place of learning.

R2B: Reason to Be – Teen learning for students in grades 8-12. R2B topics for this year will include Jewish Cooking, Comparative Religions, and Jewish Social Justice.