Elementary Spanish

Term Fall 2020, Spring 2021
Ages 7-8
Instructor Dr. Myriam Borges Thompson
Price 1 semester $450
Price 2 semesters $800

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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, 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Students must attend the live classes. The first semester begins the week of August 17th and ends the week of December 14th. The second semester begins the week of January 11th, 2021, and ends the week of May 10th.

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.

Prerequisites: None

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