Melton & More



Date & Time

Wednesdays, 12:00-1:30pm (EST) February 2 - May 4

"The Hebrew language will go from the synagogue to the house of study, and from the house of study to the school, and from the school it will come into the home and... become a living language."

- Eliezar Ben-Yehuda

Course Description :

Do you want to enrich and broaden your Hebrew literacy? Would you like to enjoy the latest Israeli best sellers and the successful series and movies? This advanced Hebrew course will be focusing mostly on enriching the vocabulary, enhancing speaking, reading and comprehension skills using literary texts and modern media articles related to life in present day Israel.  The readings will expose the deep connection between the ancient sources -words and spirit- and the modern, young and dynamic Hebrew spoken by millions of people in Israel and all around the world.

NEW students will be connected with the instructor prior to the start of classes for a one-on-one conversation to make sure the level is a good fit for a meaningful experience. Please email: to set up your meeting with the instructor. 
Dates: Feb.  2, 9, 16, 23; Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Apr. 6, 27; May 4
Wednesdays, 12:00-1:30pm (EST)
About the Instructor:

Mrs. Henie Hajdenberg, is currently a lecturer of Hebrew Language at the University of Miami and the former Dean of Mijlelet Shazar, the Hebrew Teachers College in Buenos Aires. She studied in Buenos Aires and at the Tel Aviv University, where she specialized in Hebrew Language and Literature. She has authored numerous publications  including Sifrut Yafah - Hebrew Literature for Middle and High School,  Keneged Kulam: Pedagogies of the Talmud, The  Mystical World of Rabbi Nachmann of Braslav and Lengua de Tierra (an anthology of Israeli contemporary stories).