Fun, hands-on learning through play for children and their parents. Our custom multi-media curriculum develops a love of Chinese through songs, stories and games. 1 hour Saturday and Sunday morning classes.
For elementary to adult students. Fun immersion curriculum using multi-media and type-to-learn resources based on the American Council for Teachers of Foreign Language (ACTFL) standards. Develop a foundation in listening and speaking while building real-world reading and writing skills for the AP exam. Classes are 1.5 to 2 hours each week with cooking classes once a month. Skype option for distance learners.
For students ready to expand reading, speaking and listening skills. Unique classes that go beyond the basics with story telling, challenging situations, Chinese idioms and cultural traditions. Reading, typing and composition skill building needed for the AP Chinese exam and daily life. Classes are 2 hours in length each week with cooking classes once a month. Skype option for distance learners.
Mandarin Mondays at Friends Central start in September. Registration information coming soon.
We offer in-school and after school programs for students and specialty programs on Chinese language, culture and archaeology. In addition, custom tour programs for school groups traveling to China are available for children and adults. We are happy to tailor a program to meet your individual needs. Contact us to schedule an appointment via email or call 610-844-2878.
Classes for parents and caregivers traveling to China or Taiwan to adopt a child. This program is custom tailored to meet the needs of each family. It includes a CD and Travel Chinese book written specifically for adoption trips by an Adoptive Parent and Chinese-as-second-language specialist.