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If you do not see your school listed, contact the Foreign Language: FLES program at: (301) 592-0861 or the Science & Engineering program at (301) 244-5254.



Chinese


To register for a class at your child’s school:

1. Choose from the classes listed below.

2. Click on “Register Now!”


To register for a class at another school:

Your child can take a class at a different school than where

he/she attends. 


1. Select another school from the drop down box at the top of

the left navigation panel.

2. Choose a class and click on “Register Now!”


Classes are still forming for this session. If you do not see the

Chinese class you are looking for, consider registering your child

for French or Spanish or contact us for assistance.


Foreign Language: FLES

(301) 592 - 0861 

fles@biglearning.org



Fall 2018: Chinese Beginner (12 weeks)

Practice speaking a new language with friends in an informal setting! Explore favorite topics including the  birthday party, farm, sports & activities, family, breakfast foods and more. Creative workbooks support early reading and writing skills and FLES teachers, who are native speakers of the languages they teach, share cultural notes, stories and songs. Join us for a  language learning experience that lasts a lifetime!

Children can participate in one or more sessions 

Fall 2018:  Beginner Level A

Winter 2019:  Beginner Level B

 

Grades 2-5

No prerequisite

 

Note: We encourage children to participate for a full year! However, children may choose to participate for just one session. For those joining the class for Beginner B, the Winter session combines new themes and familiar topics to challenge and engage both new and continuing students.

 



Add Section Location Dates Days Times Fees
Cancelled
FCHBEG25.MAR
Maryvale
Room Number TBA
10/15 - 2/4 Mo 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $199.00
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FCHBEG25.OT
Oakland Terrace
Clrm 5
10/18 - 1/17 Th 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM $229.00
Register Now!
FCHBEG35.NCC
North Chevy Chase
23
10/19 - 1/18 Fr 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $229.00
Cancelled
FCHBEG25.SJB
St John the Baptist School
TBD
11/2 - 2/1 Fr 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM $229.00

Fall 2018: Chinese Beginner (24 weeks)

Practice speaking a new language with friends in an informal setting! Explore favorite topics including the  birthday party, farm, sports & activities, family, breakfast foods and more. Creative workbooks support early reading and writing skills and FLES teachers, who are native speakers of the languages they teach, share cultural notes, stories and songs. Join us for a  language learning experience that lasts a lifetime!

Children can participate in one or more sessions 

Fall 2018:  Beginner Level A

Winter 2019:  Beginner Level B

 

Grades 2-5

No prerequisite

 

Note: We encourage children to participate for a full year! However, children may choose to participate for just one session. For those joining the class for Beginner B, the Winter session combines new themes and familiar topics to challenge and engage both new and continuing students.




Add Section Location Dates Days Times Fees
Register Now!
YCHBEG25.KEY
Key DC
206
10/3 - 4/10 We 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM $410.00

Fall 2018: Chinese Intermediate/Advanced (24 weeks)

Gain confidence in speaking and comprehension and begin to read and write in your new language!

Build on what you’ve already learned and explore new concepts, vocabulary and expressions with fun, new topics like telling time, wild animals, lunch & snack, after school fun, prepositions, and the house!

Play lively team games, learn poems and tongue twisters, write and present an autobiography, act out a visit to the zoo, be the class “newscaster”, create a menu and share a dream room design, and more - all in another language! Includes Intermediate/Advanced Level workbook. 

Grades 3-5
Full year program
Prerequisite for this class is one session at the Beginner Level or comparable experience



Add Section Location Dates Days Times Fees
Cancelled
YCHINTADV35.WA
Wood Acres
Room Number TBA
10/4 - 5/2 Th 03:35 PM - 04:35 PM $499.00
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YCHINTADV35.CAR
Rachel Carson
142
10/8 - 5/20 Mo 03:45 PM - 04:45 PM $499.00

Fall 2018: Chinese Introductory (12 weeks)

A fun introduction to a brand new language! Children learn  and practice words and expressions in an immersion-style setting with activities, games, puppets, music, singing and storytelling!

Our theme for Fall 2018 is Three Little Pigs

Our theme for Winter 2019 is Little Red Riding Hood    

(Grades  K-1)

Two-year curriculum so children can participate in one or more sessions in both K and grade 1




Add Section Location Dates Days Times Fees
Cancelled
FCHINTROK1.SJB
St John the Baptist School
TBD
11/2 - 2/1 Fr 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM $229.00

Winter 2019: Chinese Beginner (12 weeks)
The emphasis is on oral communication and throughout the session children gradually acquire a set of vocabulary that enables them to express themselves in simple sentences. A variety of topics are presented, such as greetings and emotions, calendar and weather, numbers and directions, shapes, sizes and colors, body parts, family and birthday party, sports and activities, favorite breakfast foods and animals. Lessons include exciting games, lively songs and dialogues, challenging workbook activities and much more, to help students actively practice what they learn – while having fun!

Add Section Location Dates Days Times Fees
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WCHBEG25.SJB
St John the Baptist School
TBD
1/4 - 5/3 Fr 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM $229.00
Register Now!
WCHBEG25.RC
Rachel Carson
TBD
2/4 - 5/13 Mo 03:45 PM - 04:45 PM $229.00
Register Now!
WCHBEG25.SC
Sligo Creek
TBD
2/4 - 5/13 Mo 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $229.00