Fall 2018 Session Schedule

Junior

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop vocabulary bank to identify everyday objects

  • Simple noun + verb constructions

  • Facility with using Mandarin terms in interactive play.

  • Introduction to pinyin alphabet system

Games teach students to actively use linguistic patterns while creating a visual and social context for speech.

Sunday 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm |  October 14 - November 18 |  Hyde Park 

Intermediate 

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop a broader set of expressive vocabulary.

  • Grammar constructions identifying where and when.

  • Facility with using Mandarin sentences in interactive play.

  • Character practice.*

Students play a strategic game spanning the 6-week session.  The game advances in skill level as new terms and grammar formulations are introduced each class. 

*Intermediate classes assume familiarity with pinyin alphabet system.

Saturday 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm |  October 13 - November 17 |  Hyde Park

Advanced

Objectives:

Learning Objectives: Advanced students are introduced to more complicated syntax and learn variations of usage in daily conversation.  The advanced class puts an emphasis on learning Chinese characters and students receive weekly homework to practicing reading and writing.

Saturday 3:30 pm - 4:40 pm|   October 13 - November 17|  Hyde Park