CHILDREN’S SPANISH PLAY & LEARN

Date:              Monday mornings, coming in Term 3, 2019

Time:             10:00 – 10:45am

Location:     Springwood  

Cost:             $12.50 per week

Please let us know if you are interested by joining the Waiting List. Discounts are available when enrolling more than one child. Weekly payments  via EFTPOS are now an option too. 

About the course

This is an interactive, toddler-friendly, 45 minutes a week session for parents and pre-schoolers, designed to stimulate your child’s love for the Spanish language, as well as to start developing vocabulary through songs and games.

Recommended for ages 2 to 5. Mum, dad or caregiver are encouraged to participate enthusiastically.

 LOWER PRIMARY SPANISH           (recommended for Spanish background speakers)

Date:              Monday afternoons, coming in Term 3, 2019

Time:              4:30 – 5:30pm

Location:      Springwood

Cost:              $15 per week

Please let us know if you are interested by joining the Waiting List.   Discounts are available when enrolling more than one child. Weekly payments  via EFTPOS are now an option too. 

About the sessions

This is an interactive, primary school friendly, one hour a week session for children, designed to stimulate your child’s love for the Spanish language, as well as to continue developing vocabulary through stories, songs and games. Recommended for ages 6-10 for children who have had a significant amount of exposure to Spanish.

 HIGH SCHOOL SPANISH

Date:              Tuesday afternoons, coming in late May, 2019

Time:              5.15- 6.15pm

Location:    Springwood

Cost:              $15 per week

Please let us know if you are interested by joining the Waiting List.
Please note discounts are available when enrolling more than one child

About the sessions

This course is an 8 week course aimed at early high school students in Years 7, 8 and 9 who would like to start learning Spanish for the first time. Classes are conversation based, student centred and fun. Students will learn through songs, interactive activities, games and much more! A booklet is provided to complement their learning.

SPANISH BEGINNERS 1

                  (adults)

Date:            Monday Evenings, coming in May, 2019

Time:            6.30 – 8.30pm

Location:    Springwood

Cost:            $199

Please let us know if you are interested by joining the Waiting List.   Discounts are available when enrolling more than one person.

About the course

This course is the first of a 3-part beginners series. It is designed for those who want to communicate confidently by developing a strong foundational understanding of the Spanish language. Lessons are conversation based, student centred and fun. You will learn through songs, interactive activities, games and much more! By the end of the course, you will feel more confident and excited to communicate with your Spanish-speaking amigos or partner.

What you will learn
    • How to engage in basic conversation eg. greetings, introducing yourself, using formal and informal expressions, etc.
    • How to ask basic get-to-know- you questions eg. what’s your name, age, how many siblings do you have, using numbers and the alphabet, etc.
    • How to access helpful online tools to continue practising phrases and pronunciation outside of class
    • About Hispanic taboos and other helpful cultural information

The group is really fun and friendly and I’ve enjoyed learning through songs. I’ve really loved learning Spanish. The teacher has done a fantastic job of presenting the content in an easy-paced and fun way. I’m learning a lot and I would recommend the course to others, especially if you’re new to learning a language. – Kat Smith

Really enjoyed the board game at the end of the course and playing Bingo. Songs were really helpful for remembering vocabulary. The teacher makes learning Spanish so much fun! I surprise myself every week, how fast I pick up the language. Spanish is fantastico! – Emma

Really enjoy the Spanish classes. The teachers are so enthusiastic and passionate about languages, which really energises and motivates us to learn and bounce off each other. Class is always fun, interactive and challenges us to learn. – Jess Wilson

“I enjoyed learning Spanish at SLS because it was relevant to my level and enabled me to have basic conversations from the start. It is a very relaxed and fun way to learn Spanish. I would recommend the course to anyone wanting to quickly learn some Spanish, particularly for travel but also continue for more in depth Spanish in the long term.” – Louise Mallett

 SPANISH FOR TRAVELLERS

                  (adults)

Date:              Saturday 1 June

Time:             10.00am – 4.00pm

Location:      Springwood

Cost:              $149

Discounts are available when enrolling more than one person and for early bird.  Course may be subject to a minimum number of enrolments.  Bookings essential. 

About the sessions

Are you travelling to South America or Spain? This very practical one-day course provides you with the essentials to interact with locals in a variety of common scenarios. Learning in a fun-filled environment through role-play, by the end of the day you will feel more confident to get by in any Spanish-speaking country.

What you will learn
    • Obtain information at the airport
    • Find accommodation
    • Ask for and follow directions
    • Use public transport
    • Buy food and souvenirs at the shops or markets
    • Avoid common taboos
    • Access helpful online tools to continue practising before you go overseas

 FRENCH BEGINNERS 1

              (adults)

Date:              Tuesday evenings, coming in May, 2019

Time:              6.30 – 8.30pm

Location:    Springwood

Cost:              $199

Please let us know if you are interested by joining the Waiting List.
Please note discounts are available when enrolling more than one person.

About the sessions

This course is the first of a 3-part beginners series which aims to help students reach A1 level. It is designed for those who want to communicate confidently by developing a strong foundational understanding of the French language. Lessons are conversation based, student centred and fun. You will learn through songs, interactive activities, games and much more! A booklet is provided to complement your learning. By the end of the course, you will feel more confident and excited to start communicating with your French-speaking friends.