Hebrew Immersion Program (HIP)

About this program

HIP provides a dynamic and rigorous Hebrew language education which aims to develop strong speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Students also learn about Israeli culture. HIP graduates are equipped to continue studying Hebrew at secondary school level.

HIP is currently running in 8 government primary schools including online, with more schools to start in the near future. The program runs either before or after school, ranging from 1-3 sessions per week to suit parent demand and school requirements. The HIP program is open to all students in the school at which it runs. HIP is supported by the Victorian Government, and UJEB is an accredited Community Languages Victoria provider.

Aims

The intended learning outcomes of HIP are:

Confident reading, writing, comprehension & grammar.

Confident conversation.

Competency to enable the continuation of Hebrew study at secondary school level.

Our Programs

Program

Age

Time

MUST ATTEND SPECIFIC SCHOOL

Locations

Jewish Life (JL)

Primary

Jewish Life (JL)

Primary

Jewish Life (JL)

Primary

Jewish Life (JL)

Primary

Jewish Life (JL)

Primary

Jewish Life (JL)

Primary

Level Textbook Outcomes
READING & WRITING SKILLS
LANGUAGE SKILLS
Prep
Nitzanim
Letter recognition
Letter formation
Colours, Seasons (introduction), Nikkud (introduction) & Body
Otiot Korot & Otiyot Kotvot
Letter recognition & formation consolidation Nikkud sounds & usage with letters. Developing reading, writing, and conversation skills.
Numbers 1-10, calendar
Otiot Korot & Otiyot Kotvot
Grammar: Nouns, verbs, pronouns & adjectives; past & present tenses Strengthening reading writing and conversation skills.
Seasons, family
Forming phrases
Year 3
Granite Ivrit A
Grammar: Future tense, commands
Reading paragraphs

Writing sentences
Basic sentences on a range of topics to include nouns, verbs, pronouns & adjectives
Past & present tenses
Year 4
Granite Ivrit B
Grammar: Exceptions to rules
Reading pages

Writing paragraphs
Basic sentences on a range of topics to include nouns, verbs, pronouns & adjectives
Past & present tenses
Year 5
Granite Ivrit G
Reading beginners newspaper
Writing pages
Discussions, day to day situations
Year 6
Granite Ivrit D
Reading teen newspaper
High order comprehension
Public speaking

Fee Assistance

UJEB’s policy is that no child misses out. If you are experiencing financial hardship, please apply for a payment plan and/or reduced fees. 

Participating Schools

Carnegie Primary School

Caulfield Junior College

Caulfield South Primary School

Coatesville Primary School

Gardenvale Primary School

Tucker Road Bentleigh Primary School

UJEB Online

Valkstone Primary School

Participating Schools