Summer Portuguese classes for children, Thursdays 4pm, Jul 11 - Aug 15
A summer class suited for beginners or children who have had limited exposure to the language. We offer a gentle immersion program that encourages comprehension and vocabulary building in a fun way. Children will do crafts, sing songs, and play games and will not even notice how much they are learning.
This is a great introductory class. If the times we offer don’t fit your current schedule, please contact us for special arrangements.
Group 1 Ages 7-10 Thursdays 4-5pm
Group 2 Ages 11-13 Thursdays 5:15-6:15pm
If you are interested but the timing or age group doesn’t fir your family, please use the contact form below, we may be able to provide different arrangements.
Tuition $125 for 6 week session, please inquire about sibling discounts. Payment is due only after the fist class which will allow you to try the first class and see our facility before you make a commitment.
About our teacher:
Mrs. Neuba Silva is a native of Brazil and speaks several languages including Portuguese, Spanish, and Hebrew. She has a BA degree in Psychology and a BA degree in Music from UMass. She has years of experience in teaching languages, piano and voice lessons to young students and adults. Her other accomplishments include Honors thesis on the effects of music and the brain at UMass Boston, where she researched with musicians to quantify the efficiency of crossmodal attention using a dual task to examine the extent to which change in visual task demands effect auditory processing. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and playing the flute.