Bat and Bat Mitzvah Timeline

One year 
in advance    
Cantor Berlin evaluates student during class
7 months prior     

Student and Parents meet with Rabbi Nathan to choose verses for Torah portion

6 months prior Begin Tutoring with B'nai Mitzvah tutor/Student meets with Rabbi Yergin to begin working on D'var Torah
5 months prior Begin working with Cantor Berlin to learn to chant Torah portion
2 months prior Family completes Aliyah (honors) form online
2 weeks prior

Student meets with Temple Accompanist

10 days prior 1st rehearsal with Cantor Berlin
Final Week 2nd rehearsal with Cantor Berlin and accompanist
Friday AM of Bar/Bat Mitzvah Optional Brief Family Rehearsal and photograph opportunity with Rabbi