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Yom Shabbat, 9 Av 5778

Bible, Israel, Introduction to Hebrew

The objectives of the Nursery – Grade 2 curricula are to infuse a love of being Jewish in a creative, hands-on, environment which brings the topics to life in an age-appropriate way.


  • Let's Discover Series (Behrman House)
  • Bible, Israel,


  • Students will be introduced to our Torah, as a living document, and learn the stories that teach mitzvot each week.
  • Hebrew is introduced, with the knowledge that these students are learning to read English as a phonetic language.
  • Students will continue to learn about Jewish holidays, and learn the Hebrew blessings associated with each Holiday.
  • We will have a special unit about Israel, and learn about how many of our bible stories took place there, and that our brothers and sisters still live there today.
  • Music Curriculum will reflect the topics studied in class.

Hebrew Curriculum:

Continue and review:

  • Shema
  • Barchu,
  • Motzi
  • Short Kiddush
  • Shabbat Candles.
  • Hanukkah Blessings.

Include this year:

  • Borei P'ree Ha'Aitz
  • Oseh Shalom

Basic Hebrew Vocab according to new Hebrew Curriculum.

Art, music, and hands-on approach to learning in all areas.

5779 (2018-2019) On-line Religious School Registration

We look forward to welcoming our students back for September!

Religious School Enrollment Form

Madrichim (Teen Aide) Application (optional)

If you have any questions about school registration, please contact Brad at brad@RTRny.org or 845-358-2248, ext 107

If you have any questions about the online process, please do not hesitate to contact Jolie Levy at jolie@RTRny.org or 845-358-2248, ext 100

Religious School Calendar


08.02.2018 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm


08.28.2018 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


09.16.2018 9:00 am - 11:30 am


09.16.2018 9:30 am - 10:30 am