Mitkadem Digital FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions about Mitkadem Digital
What is Mitkadem Digital?
is the ONLINE, INTERACTIVE version of Mitkadem, the Union for Reform Judaismís 5-year Hebrew curriculum. Mitkadem is recognized as the leading self-paced, organized, and stimulating way for students to learn Hebrew and prayer.
Why should we buy it?
Mitkadem Digital includes every page, every prayer, and every activity from Mitkadem in an engaging, web-based format. Students can work at home or in the classroom, and teachers can track student progress from anywhere at any time.
How does it work?
Does it work on tablets and smartphones?
In order to make Mitkadem Digital fully interactive and as widely accessible as possible, it has been designed using Adobe Flash for web-based use on laptop or desktop computers. It is not optimized for tablets or smartphones, cannot be used on iPads or iPhones.
What does it cost?
Printed student pack: $7.99 per ramah (level)*
Digital student pack: $5.99 per ramah (level)*
Combo (both printed and digital): $9.99 per ramah (level)* (save 28%)
*Volume discounts are available for URJ member congregations:
Purchase 1-9 units receive 15% discount
Purchase 10-25 units receive 20% discount
Purchase 26+ units receive 25% discount
How much is the learning management system (LMS)?
Mitkadem Digital includes, at no additional charge, full access to progress reports and other tools to manage your Mitkadem classroom. The LMS also allows you to share your own lessons, links, and other resources with your class.
How many ramot (levels) are needed per student?
Typically, expect students to complete 3 to 5 ramot per year.
So for example, a Grade 4 class with 9 students would require 27 total ramot (9 students x 3 ramot per student). The combo set (both printed and digital student packs per student) would cost a total of $202.23 per year
(27 x $7.49 per ramah, reflecting a 25% discount for volume purchasing).
When will Mitkadem Digital be available?
Ramot 5 through 13 are planned to be ready for the beginning of the 2012-13 school year.
Additional ramot will be released throughout the year.
How can I learn more?
For questions and support, email info@URJBooksandMusic.com or call 212.650.4120.
Or, fill out our form and be automatically notified when more information is available.
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