Title of authorised program: SRE Primary School – Judaism
Aims and Goals
Jewish RI provides a structured curriculum for students. Students are encouraged to feel positive about being Jewish and to identify with the Jewish community.
Outline of lesson structure
Students learn about Jewish holidays, values, synagogue basics, and Israel. Older children also explore ethical aspects of Judaism and explore some areas of Jewish history. Basic Jewish prayers are incorporated into each lesson. Where possible, lessons are also enriched with activities such as demonstration of Sedarim for Pesach (Passover), hands-on experiences, craft activities and guest presenters.
Amount of time for lesson per week
Typically 30 minutes per week