|Term||Fall 2019, Spring 2020|
|Instructor||Dr. Myriam Borges Thompson|
|Price 1 semester||$375|
|Price 2 semesters||$725|
This course is designed to give children their first exposure to Spanish. It will teach them new vocabulary and help them develop conversational skills in Spanish, primarily through the use of simplified selections from Cervantes’s Spanish classic Don Quixote, as developed by Dr. Myriam Borges Thompson. Students will learn Spanish vocabulary, sentence structure, and culture as they read the adventures of the famous Spanish character and his friend Sancho. Spanish will come alive through the fantastic adventures of one of the best-known characters in world literature.
Live Classes: Mondays, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Students must attend the live classes. The first semester runs August 19th to December 16th, 2019. The second semester runs January 13th to May 11th, 2020.
Materials: All necessary reading and study materials will be provided and posted online. Students must have a good Spanish-English dictionary, a class notebook, 3×5-inch index cards, drawing paper, and pencils.