Modern Hebrew for Adults 2023

For serious learners who want to acquire the ability to speak, understand, read and write Modern Hebrew.  These classes are lively, engaging and lots of fun. In addition to the text, the classes use remote learning tools like videos, Quizlet flashcards, and games like Kahoot to enhance engagement and increase learning.

Susie Chalom is a master teacher who strives for every student to succeed in learning everyday Hebrew.
Steve Greenberg has been teaching Judaica since before his bar mitzvah. He sets a laid-back, joyful tone to his classes.

Spring Hebrew Classes

These classes will take place dependent on sufficient enrollment. Tell your friends!

Beginners (Level I) with Steve Greenberg

This class really begins with the Alef Bet! You will learn to read Hebrew and begin to learn basic vocabulary, sentences and grammar. (Placement level 1)

Dates: Mondays, Feb. 13 – May 22 (12 sessions)
Feb. 13, 20, 27; Mar. 13, 20, 27; Apr. 17, 24; May 1, 8, 15, 22
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM CT
Location: Zoom, link provided with registration
Tuition: $300* + plus textbook purchase if you do not already own it. (Brandeis Modern Hebrew)

Beyond Beginners/Intermediate (Level II-III) with Susie Chalom

This class is for you if you can read, speak and understand simple sentences in the present tense in Modern Hebrew (or if you have taken the Beyond Beginners class previously.) This class is using the book Brandeis Modern Hebrew. (Placement level 2, 3, 4)

Dates: Thursdays, Feb. 9 – May 18 (12 sessions)
Feb. 9, 16, 23; Mar. 2, 16, 23, 30; Apr. 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM CT
Location: Zoom, link provided with registration
Tuition: $300* + plus textbook purchase if you do not already own it. (Brandeis Modern Hebrew)

Advanced (Level IV) with Susie Chalom

This class is for you if you want to continue to expand your vocabulary, and practice reading, writing, and speaking more fluently in Hebrew. We will be using the Brandeis Modern Hebrew Intermediate to Advanced Level. We will learn modern Israeli short stories, poems, newspaper articles and songs and practice everyday conversations. Best for those who have taken the Intermediate level in the past. (Placement levels 4, 5, 6)

Dates: Tuesdays, Feb. 7 – May 16 (12 sessions)
Feb. 7, 21, 28; Mar. 14, 21, 28; Apr. 4, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM CT
Location: Zoom, link provided with registration
Tuition: $300* + plus textbook purchase if you do not already own it. (Brandeis Modern Hebrew Intermediate to Advanced)

You can assess your level for placement purposes with this short placement tool.

Co-sponsored by Beth Jacob and Mount Zion.

Questions? Please be in touch with [email protected], and she will help direct you to an appropriate class.


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