Speak! Kids

Language and Culture Programs

for Kids 4-14

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At Speak! kids make new friends while learning about other cultures.

Speak! Kids programs:

  • Language and Culture Camps (Summer and other holiday/school breaks)
  • After-school programs
  • High School Spanish 1 Intensives and Spanish Tutoring
  • Speak! at School after-school enrichment programs at your kids’ school
  • Travel program planning and language programs for school trips around the globe
  • One-on-one and small group lessons in most of our languages
  • Pre-travel language-culture “boot camps” for kids and families  (custom)
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Children dancing to Mozart at our Magic Flute workshop with soprano Mary Gresock

 

2014 Language and Culture Programs for Kids

 

High School Spanish I & II

Program Description:  Español I en tres semanas!!  Join local Buford Middle School Spanish teacher, Sara Moses, for a 3-week intensive Spanish class at Speak!

  • Learn Spanish at a faster pace without the distractions of other classes
  • Attain a level of proficiency equivalent to high-school Spanish 1 or 2
  • Develop an appreciation for Spanish language and culture

Your son or daughter will receive enthusiastic, small group instruction in grammar, vocabulary and conversational Spanish. The class is structured to provide a supportive and engaging environment where students feel comfortable learning a new language in a more intimate setting.

High School Spanish 1:

  • Dates:  July 7 – July 25 (Monday thru Friday)
  • Lesson Times: 12:00-3:00pm
  • Ages:  11-14
  • Instructor: Sara Moses
  • Tuition:    $450 (10% discount for siblings)

High School Spanish 2:

  • Dates:  June 16 – July 4 (Monday thru Friday)
  • Lesson Times: 12:30-3:30pm
  • Ages:  12-16
  • Instructor: Sara Moses
  • Tuition:    $450 (10% discount for siblings)

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Adventuras en Español!

  • Dates: June 16-20 (Monday thru Friday)
  • Time: 8:30am-12:00pm
  • Ages:  5-8, with prior Spanish exposure
  • Tuition: $225 (10% discount for siblings)

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Program Description: Come join Sara Moses, Speak! Instructor this summer for fun filled adventures learning Spanish in an immersion style camp for kids 5-8 years old. We will explore the cultures of Spanish speaking countries and practice speaking the language through games, arts and crafts, music and outdoor exploration. Your child will be learning Spanish with every day adventures! Come see why kids love Speak! and what makes learning a language fun and exciting!

 

Luces, camera, acción!

  • Session 1: July 7-11 (Monday thru Friday)
  • Session 2: August 4-8 (Monday thru Friday)
  • Time: 1:30-5:30pm
  • Ages: 5-8, at an Advanced level of Spanish
  • Tuition: $250 (10% discount for siblings)

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camp 300x260 Speak! KidsProgram Description:  Lights, camera, action! Come join Speak! Kids for a acting camp in Spanish!! This camp will be full immersion so every play will be in Spanish. Children will have the opportunity to be in a creative environment where they can let their imagination fly and practice conversing in Spanish. There will be dress up, makeup, prop crafts and so much more. Children must be at an advanced level in Spanish to take part in this camp. So don’t miss out sign your child up now. Spaces are limited.

 

 

¡Viajemos!: Afterschool Spanish for Children

  • Lesson Times: Wednesdays, 4:00-5:30pm
  • Ages:  Children ages 5-8, no prior Spanish necessary
  • Fall Session Dates: TBA
  • Instructor: Sandra Michalski
  • Lesson Times: Fridays, 3:30-5:00pm
  • Ages:  Children ages 6-9, with previous Spanish experience
  • Fall Session Dates: TBA
  • Instructor: Sara Moses
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Mexican Hat Dance with Sara

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Program Description:  Are you looking for a Spanish after school program for your kids? Join Sandra Michalski and Sara Moses for this fun after school program to keep your kids speaking Spanish through games, grammar drills,writing, reading stories, songs, dances and crafts!  Ideal for homeschoolers, too! In this course, language teaching is integrated with the cultural aspects of different Spanish-speaking countries. We will explore  many Hispanic countries-so that children get a cultural education as well as a linguistic one! This is a great way to let Spanish become a part of your child’s daily education. See how quickly your child can learn to read, write and speak Espanol and find out why kids zoom enthusiastically through the doors of Speak! Discount 10% for siblings!

One-on-one Tutoring for Children and Teens

Is your child . . .

. . .  expressing a desire to learn a second language?

. . .  starting to forget a language learned earlier?

. . .  having trouble in a high school language class?

Our convenient and effective individual lessons will help your child work at his or her own pace.  Meet every day (ideal for summer!) or once a week, at a time (and location) that works for you.  We offer customized instruction in:

English/ESL — Spanish — French — Italian — Mandarin — Arabic — German –Russian — Japanese — Korean — and more!

 Tuition: $450/10 hours ($45 per hour)

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Family Language & Culture Lessons

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Sandra and her daughter, Isabella, dressed for dancing in Spain

Whether your goal is to enhance a family vacation abroad or to begin a longer-term educational experience together, language learning with Speak! can be a family affair! Our fun and effective family course can completely customized to fit your family’s goals, the ages and interests of your kids, and your busy schedule. Meet once (travel boot camp!), multiple times per week, or once a week at a time and place that works for you.  We offer family lessons in many of our ten foreign languages, including French, Italian, Spanish and Mandarin. $65 per hour.

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