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Learning Goals

Beth Hillel Elementary brings out the best in each individual child. This effort is centered around developing these five key characteristics:

Critical Thinkers

Gather, evaluate, and construct meaning from a variety of sources

Design and implement strategies for solving problems

Develop questions, create hypotheses, gather data, analyze the results and make conclusions

Support claims using evidence

 

Quality Producers

Design artifacts of academic self-expression

Work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals

Write effectively in multiple genres considering structure, development, and conventions

Articulate ideas clearly, creatively, and effectively orally and through various media

Jewish Community Members

Develop a foundational knowledge of Jewish history, texts, rituals, and values

Experience communicating, reading, and writing in Hebrew

Value their Jewish identity, the Hebrew language, and connection to Israel

Participate in Tikkun Olam through mitzvot, initiatives, advocacy, and tzedakah

Respectful Leaders

Value themselves, others, and the environment

Celebrate differences and diversity through empathy

Take on leadership roles within their classes, peer groups, and the school community

Take responsibility for their behavior and decisions

Reflective Learners

Develop a growth-based mindset through motivation and optimism

Demonstrate curiosity and the desire to learn more

Understand how they learn and apply appropriate learning strategies

Exercise self-control

Critical Thinkers

Gather, evaluate, and construct meaning from a variety of sources
Design and implement strategies for solving problems
Develop questions, create hypotheses, gather data, analyze the results and make conclusions
Support claims using evidence