Spelling & Pronunciation
Registration for this class is now closed. Classes take place Wednesdays from 6:30-8pm unless otherwise posted.
Registration for this class for the following semester will open on June 22 and closes on July 27, 2019.
Early bird price/student: $100 (only until July 6!)
Regular price/student: $125
Who should take this class?
Students ages 14+, who
Have previously enrolled in any class at the Vietnamese School OR
Are new to the Vietnamese language and have not studied it previously OR
Have a basic foundation of Vietnamese but want to further hone their spelling and pronunciation skills
* Students under 18 years old must have approval from a parent or guardian prior to enrolling.
What do students learn?
Spelling conventions in Vietnamese
How to 'sound out' words
Pronunciation techniques, including diphthongs, tonal differentiation, and more
The first three weeks focus on reinforcing spelling conventions and pronunciation techniques. In the fourth and final week, students will participate in a spelling bee, complete with prizes!
To review our class policies, which include information on late registration, cancellations, and refunds, please click here.
Assessments will take the form of homework, in-class participation, and a spelling bee at the end of the course.
Class materials will consist of handouts provided by the teacher. 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.
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A fundamentals class for children ages 6-13 introducing basic skills with fun activities and cultural lessons.
A continuing course for children ages 6-13 focused on honing existing language skills and expanding vocabulary.
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.