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 Classes Calendar 

April – May  2017

 

Introduction to Spanish I

A continuation of Intro for those students who have already been introduced to the structure and usage of nouns, verbs, simple sentences and the verb “estar”. Students will gain confidence in their ability to learn a second language; will be prepared for further Spanish language instruction by gaining sufficient vocabulary to form simple sentences.

Day/Time: Thursdays  11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

Location: Jewish Comm. Center – 3800 E River Rd.

Dates: April 20 – May 25

Fee:  $90 Sign up directly at the JCC (520)299-3000

 

Introduction to Spanish II

A continuation of Introduction to Spanish for those students who have already been introduced to the structure and usage of nouns, verbs, simple sentences and the verb “estar”.  Students will gain confidence in their ability to learn a second language; will be prepared for further Spanish language instruction by gaining sufficient vocabulary to form simple sentences. Prerequisites: basic  vocabulary, verb “estar and ser”, present tense verbs. Introduction to irregular verbs and present progressive.

Day/Time: Wednesdays  1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Location: Jewish Comm. Center – 3800 E River Rd.

Dates: April 19 – May 24

Fee:  $90 Sign up directly at the JCC (520)299-3000

 

Beginners I

Let’s keep advancing; this class is designed for students with more experience and background in simple Spanish.  Practice what you have learned in previous courses and expand your vocabulary, grammar and ability to communicate, as well as accent reduction. Previous knowledge: basic vocabulary, Ser/Estar, present tense of regular verbs, and verb Gustar. Introduction to present progressive and lots of conversation.

Day/Time: Tuesdays  3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Location: Oro Valley

Dates: April 18 – May 23

Fee: $85

 

Beginners II

We are on the road to improving the necessary skills to speak, listen, write and think in Spanish while practicing the past tenses, advanced grammar and practical vocabulary in the context of our everyday culture and literature. Work on expressing your ideas in the present, past and future.

Day/Time: Mondays  12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Location: Oro Valley

Dates: April 17 – May 22

Fee: $85

 

Basic Conversation

This course is for Low and Intermediate Beginner student who only wants to focus on conversational Spanish, almost no grammar, but lots of vocabulary, audio, video, flash cards and games. Emphasis will be on pronunciation, basic conversational phrases and losing your shyness. Come join us!

Day/Time: Mondays  2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Location: Oro Valley

Dates: April 17 – May 22

Fee: $85

 

Day/Time: Wednesdays  2:45  – 4:15 p.m.

Location: Jewish Comm. Center – 3800 E River Rd.

Dates: April 19 – May 24

Fee:  $85 Sign up directly at the JCC (520)299-3000

 

Intermediate

Ready for something more challenging?  This course is on emphasis in speaking, listening, reading, and writing, through the practice of the preterite, imperfect, future and conditional tenses, as well as thematical vocabulary and situations. We will read basic authentic texts and practice the language both orally and in writing. Introduction of the Imperfect Subjunctive Mood in this class. Knowledge and previous classes in Spanish required.

Day/Time: Thursdays  9:45 – 11:15 a.m.

Location: Jewish Comm. Center – 3800 E River Rd.

Dates: April 20 – May 25

Fee:  $90 Sign up directly at the JCC (520)299-3000

 

Español Avanzado y Conversación

This level is a continuation of Intermediate II with emphasis in conversation and writing, strengthened and expanded by more complex verb forms, vocabulary and grammar.  In addition, students will develop an oral proficiency and a solid foundation of the language and culture. Crucial grammatical structures related to course materials will be reviewed.  Course is conducted entirely in Spanish.

Día/hora: martes  9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Lugar: Oro Valley

Fechas: abril 18 – mayo 23

Cuota: $85

 

Conversación

Esta clase es para aquellos quienes ya saben y quieren practicar más español. Mejoraremos la pronunciación, redacción y formas de expresión. Hablaremos de temas actuales, participaremos en actividades y juegos divertidos y creativos. Poca gramática, mucha conversación, lectura y escritura sobre la interesante cultura mexicana. Clase totalmente en español ¡Disfruta y vive el español!

Día/hora: lunes 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Lugar: Central location (Alvernon y Speedway)

Fechas: abril 17 – mayo 22

Cuota: $85

 

Día/Hora: jueves  8:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Lugar: Jewish Comm. Center – 3800 E River Rd.

Fechas: abril 20 – mayo 25

Cuota: $90 Inscríbete en el  JCC (520)299-3000

 

Cine Club  *New*

El Cine Club es un grupo de amigos y estudiantes que se reúnen para analizar y hablar sobre una película. La película siempre será en español y a veces tendrá subtítulos. El propósito del Cine Club es promover la cultura, tradición y arte hispano, así como practicar el español de una forma diferente; por lo tanto, se han seleccionado una variedad de películaSs con diferentes temas. Algunas son películas viejas y otras son con temas más actuales. Cada estudiante verá la película en casa y en clase, analizaremos y hablaremos sobre el tema, los personajes, la época, tradiciones, etc.

Una buen y divertida forma de practicar español.

Por favor solicita la lista de películas.

Día/Hora: martes 11 – 12:30 p.m.

Lugar: Oro  Valley

Fechas: abril 16 – mayo 23

Cuota: $85

 

Club del Libro

Club del Libro es un grupo de entusiastas lectores quienes disfrutan de la lectura hispana. Todos leemos el mismo libro y en cada clase analizaremos el contexto, los personajes, expresiones, modismos y expresamos nuestras opiniones sobre el tema del libro. Excelente práctica para la lectura y comprensión.

Libro:

Día/Hora: jueves  3:30 – 5  p.m.

Lugar: Oro  Valley

Fechas: abril 20 – mayo 25

Cuota: $85

 

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Oro Valley classes, please register via email: spanishmexico@aol.com

JCC, please call 520.299.3000 to register

 

 

Please register at  spanishmyriam@vive-mexico.com or call (520) 906-8334.

Payment must be made to confirm your participation.

P.O. Box 68732 ~Tucson, AZ ~ 85737

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