Fall Semester 2017
Children's Intermediate classes begin September 9, 2017 and end December 16, 2017. They take place every Saturday from 4 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
View our full class schedule below, or register online for this class by scrolling to the bottom of this page.
Who should take this class?
Children between 6-13 years old, who have
Successfully passed the Children's Beginner class OR
Are already proficient with all skills taught in the Children's Beginner class and have basic reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills
* Children who have not previously taken the Beginner class but are eligible for the Intermediate class will be admitted on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us here if this applies to your child.
What do students learn?
Improved pronunciation with tones though reading and dialogue
- Listening comprehension related to new vocabulary
- Teamwork skills by participating in games and other joint activities
Meet your teacher, Vy Võ
Vy was born in Saigon, Vietnam. She came to New York in 2013 and started teaching Vietnamese at VHC in 2014. She has been teaching the children class for the past three years. She enjoys teaching the language as a way to introduce the Vietnamese culture to young children. Vy always seeks to make her lessons fun with games and activities. Vy likes to listen to Vietnamese rap and does a little rapping herself.
Weeks 1-3: Pronunciation techniques
Weeks 4-6: Everyday vocabulary
Weeks 7-9: Reading short excerpts
Weeks 10-12: Vietnamese folktales
To review our class policies, which include information on late registration, cancellations, and refunds, please click here.
Assessments will take the form of homework, quizzes and in-class games.
Class materials include handouts and worksheets provided by the teacher (take home), along with folktale books (in-class only). Students are expected to bring their own writing supplies, including paper, pencils, erasers, etc.
Class descriptions and scheduling are subject to change.
Review our CODE OF CONDUCT, cancellation and refund policies here.
I'm ready to register for this class! What now?
Please register for classes online via our secure checkout system. Simply add the number of registrations to your shopping cart, fill out information for each student, and pay online. You'll receive a confirmation email after completing your purchase, and we'll reach out with further details a week before class starts. If you have any additional questions, please contact us here.
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An introductory course for students ages 14+ who have little to no prior experience or formal study with Vietnamese.
A continuing course for those ages 14+ who already know the basics but need to further develop fundamental skills.
A high-level course for experienced students who want to hone their analytical writing, critical reading, and conversation skills.