B'nai Mitzvah Tutoring Timeline

Group LessonGroup Trope Lesson with Cantor Eschler
Tutor Lesson 1Know Torah tropes and blessings before and after Torah
Tutor Lesson 2Know first 1/3 Torah sentences on trope side
Tutor Lesson 3Know first 1/3 Torah sentences on Torah side
Tutor Lesson 4Know second 1/3 Torah sentences on trope side
Tutor Lesson 5Know second 1/3 Torah sentences on Torah side (2/3 of parsha total)
Tutor Lesson 6Know third 1/3 Torah sentences on Trope side
Tutor Lesson 7Know all Torah sentences on Torah side.  Prep for Torah Review.
Torah ReviewWith Cantor Eschler:
* Must know parsha from Torah side and Blessings before and after Torah
* Congregation Aliyah Torah reader must attend and read Torah portion from trope sheets (if applicable)
Tutor Lesson 8Know Haftorah tropes (Tracks 29-46) and blessings after Haftorah (Tracks 60 & 61)
Tutor Lesson 9Know Blessing before Haftorah (Track 59) and first 1/3 Haftorah sentences
SPEECH LESSOND’var Torah/Haftorah Speech with Rabbi Pokras
Tutor Lesson 10Know next 1/3 of Haftorah sentences (2/3 of Haftorah total)/ Review Torah
Tutor Lesson 11 Know all Haftorah / Review Torah
SPEECH LESSONPersonal Speech with Rabbi Weiss
Tutor Lesson 12Review Torah/Haftorah, Blessings before and after, Tallit Blessing, Torah Service
BIMA 1Bima Rehearsal 1 with Cantor
* Torah/Haftorah, Blessings before and after, Tallit Blessing, Torah Service
* Congregation Aliyah Torah reader must attend and read Torah portion from Torah scroll (if applicable)
Tutor Lesson 13To be determined by the tutor (Torah service)
Family MeetingFamily Meeting with Rabbi
Tutor Lesson 14Review Everything
BIMA 2Bima Rehearsal 2 with Rabbi
BIMA 3Final Bima Rehearsal with Rabbi