2021 Summer Language Institute

$150.00 $99.00


SUMMER LANGUAGE INSTITUTE (Sign up for ONE track per person. )
July 19-22, 2021, all times PACIFIC time


online language classes

SPANISH TRACK, Pacific time

1. Novice Spanish 8:30-9:15 break 9:45-10:30 break  with Jason Fritze and Niki Tottingham (Incoming 4th graders and up).  Note that this class starts 30 minutes later to accommodate shorter attention spans for younger learners.
2. Intermediate Spanish, 8am-9am with Dahiana Castro break 9:30am-10:30am break
3. Advanced Spanish with Adriana Ramirez, La Marimba de mi Abuelo, 8am-9am break  9:30-10:30am break
Self-Defense in Spanish with Justin Slocum-Bailey and Erica Peplinksi-Burge, 10:45am-12:00pm
Partner for the self-defense class is recommended. Self-defense requires a partner.  Parents are invited to participate with their children.  Siblings are encouraged to sign up together.   Households can take different morning classes, but participate in self-defense together.
+Surprise musical guests


FRENCH TRACK, Pacific time, 8am-10:30am, Multi-level
Mystery French Walking Tours ending at Café de Flor with Daniel Kline Dubois
Tandem Teaching Storytelling with Daniel and Sabrina playing characters who frequented Café de Flor
Shopping list for recipe from Café de Flor to make during class provided prior to class
Cooking demo in French with those ingredients
Readings on Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir, frequenters of Café de Flor


1. American Sign Language, the Basics Storytelling  for true beginners 8am-9am (4 hours)

2. American Sign Language, Beginners  Plus (24 hours of previous recorded classes recommended) 9:30a,-10:30am (4 hours)

8 hours total.  1 hour per day reviewing base vocabulary and 1 hour per day introducing new vocabulary through Storytelling.

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