Foreign Language 2021 – 22

BEGINNERS SPANISH

Taught by

Karla Luna

 

Wednesday ages (5-11) at 10:00 am- 10:45 am

Wednesdays ages (8-12) 11:00am-12:00 pm

 Starts Wednesday March 23, 2022

This class will go on until the summer break. 
We have a promotion! The first four classes are $5.00 per class, after that it is $10.00 per class for elementary students and $12.00 per class for teenagers.
In this class we will be learning Spanish in a fun way! We will learn through games such as Simon says, worksheets, matching words with correct pictures, drawing, coloring, body movements, songs and chants and positive affirmations to build confidence in learning.
This class will be learning:
  • Numbers
  • Colors,
  • Body parts such as head, shoulders, arms, hands, stomach, legs and feet and some facial parts and organs.
  • Food
  • Classroom objects
  • Emotions
  • Family members
  • Clothing
  • Animals
  • Community names including library, fire station and grocery store.
  • Basic introduction phrases and greetings
  • Asking and answering basic questions.

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

Level 1 

Taught by:

Sharon Chung

Tuesday

4:15 – 5:15

ABOUT THE TEACHER: 

Teaches: American Sign Language (all levels)

Sharon has a BA in Psychology and a MS in Clinical Psychology, both from Vanguard University. Before she started teaching she worked as a developmental play therapist (using Stanley Greenspan’s Floortime method) and then as an ABA therapist (applied behavioral analysis), working with children with special needs.

 Sharon has been signing for over 20 years now.  She started taking ASL classes her freshman year of high school and continued into college.   She has been teaching at EIE Academy since 2014 years now. She also taught ASL full time (and occasionally Psychology and Sociology) at Maranatha High School in Pasadena for six years. She has a 4 1/2 year old daughter (who is hearing), Emma, who starting signing at 9 months old! She also has an 19 month old son (also hearing) who starting signing at 6 months old. He currently uses over 30 signs to communicate. 

At the end of the 2018 school year Sharon decided to resign from full time teaching at Maranatha so she can “stay home” and homeschool her children as well as offer ASL classes during the day at EIE.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is an introduction to the fundamentals of American Sign Language, with an emphasis on the development of comprehensive skills.  Attention will also be given to expressive skills, including appropriate grammatical structure, fingerspelling and vocabulary development.  Information about the Deaf community and its culture will also be included. 

START DATE: September 7, 2021

 

COST: Class duration 2 semesters

– $250 per semester per student plus the cost of workbook
(Family discounts available if more than one family member takes the course together)
**MATERIALS: Signing Naturally units 1-6 Student set. (NOT the original units 1-12)  $84.95 plus tax and shipping. Please do not purchase a used book with writing in it.         
You can order the book directly from the publisher at the link below.  (Family members may share a book).
I do have a limited number of books available to rent for $25
https://www.dawnsign.com/products/details/signing-naturally-units-1-6-student-set
ISBN: 978-1-58121-210-5
CONTACT:

teachersharon77@gmail.com

Call or text 626-252-727


If you are interested in taking ASL 1 please contact me so we can be in touch.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions!
SChung77@yahoo.com
626-252-7273

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

Level 2

Taught by:

Sharon Chung

 

Tuesday

5:30 -6:30

ABOUT THE TEACHER: 

Teaches: American Sign Language (all levels)

Sharon has a BA in Psychology and a MS in Clinical Psychology, both from Vanguard University. Before she started teaching she worked as a developmental play therapist (using Stanley Greenspan’s Floortime method) and then as an ABA therapist (applied behavioral analysis), working with children with special needs.

Sharon has been signing for over 20 years now.  She started taking ASL classes her freshman year of high school and continued into college.   She has been teaching at EIE Academy since 2014 years now. She also taught ASL full time (and occasionally Psychology and Sociology) at Maranatha High School in Pasadena for six years. She has a 4 1/2 year old daughter (who is hearing), Emma, who starting signing at 9 months old! She also has an 19 month old son (also hearing) who starting signing at 6 months old. He currently uses over 30 signs to communicate. 

At the end of the 2018 school year Sharon decided to resign from full time teaching at Maranatha so she can “stay home” and homeschool her children as well as offer ASL classes during the day at EIE.


COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Signing Naturally, Units 7-12 is the second book in the series of curricular materials for the instruction of AmericanSign Language (ASL) as a second language. The goal is to provide students with the skills to communicate in a wider array of situations, to further develop their language fluency and to advance their level of comprehension of ASL in culturally appropriate ways.
Some topics include, Describing people and things, making requests and asking for advice, describing places, giving opinions about tendencies, and discussing plans and goals.

WHEN: Tuesday 5;30 – 6:30

START DATE: September 7, 2021

COST: Class duration 2 semesters
– $250 per semester per student plus the cost of workbook
(Family discounts available if more than one family member takes the course together)

Workbook with DVD: Signing Naturally Unit 7-12 Student set (purple book).  $84.95 plus tax and shipping. Please do not purchase a used book with writing in it.           
You can order the book directly from the publisher at the link below.
https://www.dawnsign.com/products/details/signing-naturally-units-7-12-student-set
ISBN: 978-1-58121-221-1


Please feel free to contact me with any questions!
teachersharon77@yahoo.com
626-252-7273

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

LEVEL 3

Taught by:

Sharon Chung

 

 

 

Tuesdays

3:00 – 4:00

Prerequisite: ASL 3 first semester (taught over summer school of 2021)

 TIME:  3:00-4:00pm

START DATE: Sept. 7th, 2021

END DATE: Dec. 7th, 2021

 ABOUT THE TEACHER: 

Teaches: American Sign Language (all levels)

Sharon has a BA in Psychology and a MS in Clinical Psychology, both from Vanguard University. Before she started teaching she worked as a developmental play therapist (using Stanley Greenspan’s Floortime method) and then as an ABA therapist (applied behavioral analysis), working with children with special needs.

 Sharon has been signing for over 20 years now.  She started taking ASL classes her freshman year of high school and continued into college.   She has been teaching at EIE Academy since 2014 years now. She also taught ASL full time (and occasionally Psychology and Sociology) at Maranatha High School in Pasadena for six years. She has a 5 year old daughter (who is hearing), Emma, who starting signing at 9 months old! She also has an 2 ½ yr old son (also hearing) who starting signing at 6 months old. 

At the end of the 2018 school year Sharon decided to resign from full time teaching at Maranatha so she can “stay home” and homeschool her children as well as offer ASL classes during the day at EIE.

 COURSE DESCRIPTION: Topics include: Locating Things Around the House, Complaining, Making Suggestions and Requests, Exchanging Personal Information: Life Events, Describing and Identifying Things, Talking about the Weekend.

 COST: Class duration 2 semesters 

  • – $250 per semester per student plus the cost of workbook 
  • -$300 for charter students 

(Family discounts available if more than one family member takes the course together)

**MATERIALS: Signing Naturally units level 2 book Student set (yes the pink level 2 book for ASL 3) $69.95 plus tax and shipping. Please do not purchase a used book with writing in it.         

You can order the book directly from the publisher at the link below.  (Family members may share a book). 

I do have a few books available to rent for $25

 

https://www.dawnsign.com/products/details/signing-naturally-level-2-student-set

ISBN: 978-1-58121-131-3

CONTACT: TeacherSharon77@gmail.com

Call or text 626-252-7273

 If you are interested in taking ASL 3 please contact me so we can be in touch.