Judaism: Windows for Educators

A Taste of Judaism (a one day course) to be held at Temple Beth Israel in East St Kilda, on Thursday, November 16th, from 9.00 – 5.00pm, with lunch provided. This is a course for religious educators in schools.


Our programs for educators are designed to share Jewish texts, traditions and rituals, providing an opportunity to touch, taste, smell, hear and see the Jewish experience with a choice of two full-day courses. These professional development opportunities are designed for educators working in the field of religious instruction, but are open to all.

A Taste of Judaism – 27 July, 16 November 2017

Introduces participants to Jewish lifecycle events, examines Jewish identity, values, beliefs and practices. The day also includes a guided tour of our synagogue and display of ritual objects. The course is taught by one of our Rabbis, and provides teachers with knowledge, tools and worksheets that can be adapted and used in a variety of classroom settings.

$360 per person

Introduction to Jewish Melbourne – 17 August 2017

Includes a basic introduction to Jewish lifecycle events and an exploration of the Jewish calendar and festivals. The day begins with a guided tour of our synagogue and display of ritual objects, followed by visits to other local Jewish sites, including the Jewish Museum or Holocaust Museum.

$360 per person

For more information or to make a booking please contact Ellen Frajman at Temple Beth Israel on 9510 1488 or info@tbi.org.au



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