Alfa y Beto is a space for bilingual children to practice their Spanish through the written word, enhance their vocabulary and learn about the diversity of the Spanish speaking culture.
Claudia, who teaches the class, brings her knowledge from her MA studies in Art and Education to encourage the children’s creativity. Children will engage with Spanish through a variety of touch points drawn from visual arts, music and games.
This term our core book is Guachipira goes on a journey. This story is of a little hummingbird who has never left home. She now has to go on an adventure searching for the ingredients of a remedy to cure her family.
Mayo 16 - Junio 20
Palabras de la profe
For children under five: The Session’s emphasis is on traditional games, songs, folk music and stories, from various Spanish-speaking countries.
Using a story telling format, the session aims to provide a combination of activities where children engage to Spanish in a natural environment.
Music as a mainstay of nurturing the bilingual ability of young kinds is combined with visual and physical stimulation. It is a fun and interactive opportunity for children and careers to engage with Spanish
Keeping up with Spanish
Alfa y Beto
This is a hands-on reading session where the adventures and characters in traditional books and songs help us to produce movement, sounds, letter formation tracing and mark making as a first steps into engaging with reading and writing in Spanish.
Spanish from scratch
A class for 5 to 7 year olds where we teach through stories. music, games and art.