Schedule & Syllabus (2020/2021)

Chidon HaTanach 2020/2021

Syllabus

Junior Stream (Years 7-9, 63 chapters)

  • Yehoshua (chapters 1-11)
  • Shoftim (chapters 1-4 and 6-16)
  • Shmuel 1 (all 31 chapters)
  • Shmuel 2 (chapters 1-6)

Senior Stream (Years 9-13, 261 chapters)

  • Bereshit (all 50 chapters)
  • Shemot (chapters 1-20, 24, and 31-34)
  • Vayikra (chapters 19 and 23-24)
  • Bamidbar (chapters 10-17, 20-25, 27 and 32)
  • Devarim (chapters 12-14, 17-18 and 30-34)
  • Yehoshua (chapters 1-11, 14, 20 and 22-24)
  • Shoftim (all 21 chapters)
  • Shmuel 1 (all 31 chapters)
  • Shmuel 2 (all 24 chapters)
  • Melachim 1 (all 22 chapters)
  • Melachim 2 (all 25 chapters)
  • Yona (all 4 chapters)
  • Rut (all 4 chapters)
  • Esther (all 10 chapters)

Schedule

Wednesday 14 October 2020

Junior and Senior Stream exams held at each participating school on the above syllabus.

Participants in the National Chidon are chosen based on the top grades of this exam nationally

Sunday 25 October 2020

National Chidon held for both Junior and Senior Stream.

Wednesday 14 April 2021

The top three finalists in Senior Stream are invited to compete alongside finalists from over 40 countries around the world at the International Bible Contest in Israel.

The Syllabus for the International Bible Contest consists of 415 chapters, to include those above.

The UK National Bible Quiz for Jewish Youth