11330 Braesridge Drive

Houston, Texas 77071

Phone  713-721-3900

Fax  713-721-3901

Email  office@ytehouston.org 

© 2020 Yeshiva Torat Emet

Yeshiva Torat Emet is proud to be affiliated with Torah Umesorah, The National Society for Hebrew Day Schools, and a beneficiary agency of the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston 


Elementary School


Our Elementary School is comprised of 1st–4th grades. Each day includes an excellent Judaic, Secular and Hebrew Language Curriculum, with enrichment activities incorporated throughout the year. A high level of achievement in both Judaic and secular realms is a key component in our education. Staff members possess a sincere desire to help each student by catering to specific needs and providing individualized instruction as necessary. Below are topics covered in each subject.


  • Hebrew reading fluency skills using Kriyah Neimah and Zoom into Correct Kriyah.

  • Chumash: Sefer Bereishit

  • Navi: Sefer Yehoshua (starting in 4th grade)

  • Skills: shorashim, suffixes, prefixes, gender, singular/plural, Rashi (starting in 2nd grade)

  • Halacha: related to holidays and Jewish life (1st–3rd), Taryag Mitzvoth (4th grade)

  • Middot: Konei Olam curriculum; focus monthly on a different midday (3rd grade), Shomrei Halation (4th grade)

  • Tefilla: Daven together daily by class for Shacharit

  • Emerging Reading and Writing Skills, Grammar

  • Vocabulary and Spelling

  • Spotlight on Literacy and novels

  • Number Sense and Operations

  • Time, Money, Calendar, Measurement, and Estimation

  • Problem Solving

  • Fractions, graphs, geometry

  • Community concepts

  • Geography: Map skills

  • Government and Services

  • Historical events

  • Native Americans

  • Plant and Animal life cycles

  • The Human Body: Major body parts and functions

  • Our Solar System

  • Units in Weather, Nutrition, and Earth Science