STEPS TO BECOMING A BAT/BAR MITZVAH

 


THE TIME LINE

Middle of Fourth Grade Receive Bat/Bar Mitzvah Date
       
Sixth Grade B'nei Mitzvah Family Meeting
       
Five months prior to date  Begin Lessons with Cantor
       
Three months prior to date           
A rabbi meets with groups of ten to twelve families 
to review preparation of D'var Torah
       
Two-three months prior to date
D'var Torah preparation begins in individual
appointments with one of the rabbis
       
Two weeks prior to date Rehearsals begin
       
Week of service

Final Rehearsal