"One of a kind Hebrew language curricular texts which are truly remarkable."

~ Dr. Doran Katz, Professor at The Hebrew School at Middlebury College

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About
Granite Ivrit is an exciting and innovative new Hebrew program for schools based on the Proficiency approach, the Communicative Language Teaching approach, and the ACTFL benchmarks. The program is offered to students who acquired the skills of reading and writing, and are in Novice to Intermediate levels. Granite Ivrit focuses on the three modes of communication while providing students with the opportunity to learn the language through different modalities as well as meaningful and hands-on activities, making the learning fun and relevant.

The new Granite Ivrit Hebrew program for schools was created and developed by Ketty Granite. Ketty is an educator, speaker, and trainer, with vast experience in the field of teaching Hebrew as a second language in both the Israeli and the international education systems. She has Master’s degree in Educational Management from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and a second Master’s degree in Teaching Hebrew as a Second Language and Israeli Culture from Middlebury College, currently a student and candidate in the Doctor of Modern Languages (DML) degree program at Middlebury College, teacher’s certificate from the Israeli Ministry of Education and a certificate for teaching Hebrew as a second language from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

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Granite Ivrit is an exciting and innovative Hebrew curriculum offered to students in grades 3-8 who have already acquired reading and writing skills, and are at the Novice to Intermediate levels.

The curriculum consists of engaging student workbooks organized around a variety of interactive themes, all emphasizing the Proficiency and Communicative Language Teaching approaches, as well as the ACTFL benchmarks.  

Yes! Granite Ivrit focuses on the three modes of communication while providing students with the opportunity to learn Hebrew through different modalities as well as meaningful and hands-on levelled activities, making learning fun and relevant!
 

Yes! The curriculum books include a variety of assessment tools, such as success criteria, checklists, self-reflection tools, and more.

At Granite Ivrit we pride ourselves for the use of authentic materials and texts in all of our workbooks, including Israeli art, musical texts, newspaper clippings, exclusive interviews and many more, all relevant to student life!

Yes! Teachers using the Granite Ivrit curriculum are eligible for online guidance with a mentor at no additional cost.

Yes! The Granite Ivrit curriculum promotes independent thinking and group work through a variety of individual and collaborative projects. It emphasizes life-skills and allows for the development of higher thinking strategies.

Yes! Granite Ivrit offers the books in a PDF format that includes embedded audio files.
Yes! Granite Ivrit offers a variety of options to purchase the printed and/or digital books.
Contact us today and I would be happy to schedule a zoom meeting or phone call with you, where I can introduce the program in more depth!

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Granite Ivrit is proud to offer our program books in a PDF format. The PDF books include embedded audio files for students and teacher to use as a tool for promoting listening and reading skills while offering an enriched learning experience. The digital version of the books can be purchased for students and teachers alike.


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