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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



Chinese Advanced: Grades 4-5 (30 weeks)
Grade Range: 3 - 5

Our community and explorers theme sets the stage for an exciting learning adventure with topics like geography and travel, visiting a store, taking the taxi and eating out! With an imaginary suitcase, we’ll plan a trip, navigate new surroundings and explore another country. Students make progress in reading & writing and continue to express themselves with expanding confidence! Finish the year with a cultural event, writing project or outing.

Note: Full year program for children with Intermediate or previous experience                                                                                            

 




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YCHADV45.SC
Sligo Creek
rm 123
10/12 - 6/7 Th 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM $750.00

Chinese Intermediate: Grades 3-5 (24 Weeks)
Grade Range: 3 - 5

Build on the basics and gain new confidence in speaking and comprehension with new expressions and vocabulary. Play lively games, learn tongue twisters, design a zoo, write and present your autobiography, be the class “newscaster” and more  - all in your new language!  Color workbook included to use at home and in the classroom.

Full year program for children with Beginner or previous equivalent language experience

(Grades  3-5)



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YCHINT35.CAR
Rachel Carson
213
10/9 - 5/14 Mo 03:45 PM - 04:45 PM $408.00

Chinese Mixed Level (12 weeks)

In this immersion class children will begin to read and write in Chinese using the Pinyin, which uses English letters to spell out the sounds of the language based on pronunciation. We’ll gain confidence in speaking and comprehension as we learn new vocabulary and expressions with games, songs, activities and explore fun new topics including the Lunar New Year, celebrations and holidays, lunch & snack foods, after school fun, wild animals and the house. Be the class “newscaster”, present an autobiography and act out a visit to the zoo or restaurant - all in Chinese!

Prerequisite: prior Beginner or Intermediate Chinese experience.     




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WCHMX.COLL
College Gardens
D151
2/5 - 5/21 Mo 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $209.00

Chinese Mixed Level (24 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!

This is a full year course. Payment plans are available. Please contact our office for details. 




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YCHBEG25.BT
Burning Tree
Clrm 19
10/18 - 4/25 We 08:15 AM - 09:15 AM $408.00

Chinese Winter Beginner: Grades 2-5 (12 weeks)
Grade Range: 2 - 5

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 2017:  Beginner Level A

Winter 2018:  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.



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WCHBEG25.HEA
Hearst DC
TBD
1/23 - 4/17 Tu 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM $220.00
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WCHBEG25.SC
Sligo Creek
rm 26
1/29 - 5/14 Mo 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $209.00
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WCHBEG25.WA
Wood Acres
251
2/8 - 5/3 Th 03:35 PM - 04:35 PM $209.00

Chinese Winter Introductory: Grades K-1 (12 weeks)
Grade Range: K - 1

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 Winter 2018 is The Little Red Hen                                                

(Grades  K-1)

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




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WCHINTROK1.OT
Oakland Terrace
rm 7
1/11 - 5/10 Th 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM $209.00
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WCHINTROK1.COLL
College Gardens
D153
2/12 - 6/4 Mo 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $209.00

Chinese Winter Introductory: Grades PK-1 (12 weeks)
Grade Range: Pre-K - 1

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 Winter 2018 is The Little Red Hen                                                

(Grades  PK-1)

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




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WCHINTROPK1.HEA
Hearst DC
rm 114
1/30 - 4/24 Tu 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM $220.00