Modern Hebrew: Beginner Level 1

The official language of the state of Israel, Hebrew is a Semitic language which belongs to the Afro-Asian language family. Hebrew is the only Canaanite language still spoken, and the only truly successful example of a revived dead language. Modern Hebrew is spoken by approximately 10 million people around the world. Beginner Level 1 is for students who have not studied Hebrew before, or have less than 10 hours of classroom time within the last year. Students will learn to identify common words, read basic vocabulary, ask and answer simple questions, and use simple phrases and sentences to describe familiar people and places. Students can expect to learn to read and write the Hebrew alphabet. Instructor: Dalia Mendel



Start Date

September 21, 2020









9 Mondays, 5:30-7pm. Begins Sep. 21 No class Sep. 28 & Oct. 12

This class will meet online using Zoom. The zoom link and information on how to join will be emailed to you.
If you register the day before the class begins or after the first date, please contact for the link. 

Required material: Dry erasable white board 9x12 inches for writing exercises.
There is no textbook for this class. Instructor will provide all other materials.

Instructors: Dalia Mendel


Dalia Mendel

Dalia Mendel is an experienced Hebrew teacher with years of teaching Hebrew and Israeli culture. She holds a graduate degree, B.Sc degree in Chemical Engineering and a M.Bs from the Ben-Gurion University in Beer Shave, Israel. Mrs. Mendel relocated to the US in 2014 with her family and since then has been teaching Hebrew to different age groups and in different Jewish organizations such as The Rashi School, Temple Emanuel in Newton and other places. Mrs. Mendel is focusing in her classes on the four Hebrew language skills - speaking, reading, writing and listening using authentic Israeli songs, games, teacher prepared materials, videos and more in order to keep her students engaged and meet different learning styles and levels. Dalia Mendel is also involved in the Boston-Haifa Connection partnership. Dalia brings her love and passion to Israel and Hebrew in her classes.