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University of Wisconsin Eau Claire – Bilingual Beginnings: Summer language camps

 

UW-Eau Claire Department of Languages will offer summer language courses for students entering grades 1-2 in the fall 2014. Classes are available in French, German, and Spanish.

Bilingual Beginnings camps will be held at the University of Wisconsin Priory: Nature Academy and will run in two-week sessions beginning June 16th through August 22nd. The camps have a curriculum focused on nature and will follow a language immersion format.

"Nature and the Five Senses" will run from June 16-27 with Spanish in the morning (8:15am-12pm) and French in the afternoon (12:30-4:15pm)

"At the Farm" runs June 30-July11 with Spanish in the morning and French in the afternoon (same times).

"Going on a Nature Walk" runs July 14-25 with Spanish in the morning and German in the afternoon (same times).

"Going to a Summer Farmer's Market" runs July 28-August 8 with Spanish in the morning and German in the afternoon (same times).

"All about me" runs August 11-August 22 with Spanish in the morning and German in the afternoon (same times).

The Eau Claire Area School District will pay the $200.00 tuition for one Bilingual Beginnings two-week language camp per student residing within the district.  A one-time registration/materials fee of $25 is also required from each student.

Program brochures will be delivered to all schools in the district and sent home in student folders during the first week of April, 2014. If you do not receive a brochure in this time frame, please contact your child's school office or the Department of Languages at the UWEC.

You must register for Bilingual Beginnings language camps through the UWEC Nature Academy. For more information, please contact Barbara Aronson 715-836-2178, or emailaronsoba@uwec.edu or visit the Nature Academy's summer language camps on the web at http://www.uwec.edu/Children/index.htm

 

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