Curriculum Content: First Grade

Sacred text: Stories of the patriarchs and matriarchs - Hebrew: Letters and Sounds - Prayer, God, and Spirituality: Kabbalat Shabbat.  What does God do for us, and what do we do for God? -Jewish Calendar: Holidays throughout the year: core stories - History: Where do Jewish people live now and how did they get there?  Family stories - Mitzvot and Values: Loving your neighbor as yourself.  Welcoming guests - Contemporary Jewish Life: Synagogue symbols & meeting synagogue staff.