Group Classes for Children – You & Me Series (age 6mo – 3yo)
Winter/ Spring 2024
Full Term 11-14 weeks (excluding national holidays)
Designed for children aged 6 months to 2 years, our enchanting sessions blend singing, movement, storytelling, music, vocabulary games, art & crafts, and fun exercises to create a playful learning environment. Led by experienced Italian instructors, our classes respect each child’s individual pace while involving parents and caregivers. Join us in nurturing your child’s linguistic potential, fostering cultural awareness, and laying the foundation for a lifelong passion for Italian.
*Parents and/or caregivers must stay during this class.
Canta e Balla (Sing and Dance) | Age 1-3yo
- Mondays 10-10:45 AM / starting on 2/26
Our engaging classes not only enhance language proficiency but also provide a fantastic opportunity for socialization, as children dance, sing, and interact with their peers. Immerse young learners in a world of music, movement, and linguistic exploration. Through joyful songs, children will effortlessly learn important Italian vocabulary related to colors, parts of the body, animals, flowers, seasons, and more.
Laboratorio D’arte (Art Lab) | Age 1-3yo
- Thursday 10:30-11:30 AM / starting on 2/29
Unlock your child’s creativity while immersing them in the wonders of the Italian language through our dynamic Art Lab. From hands-on manipulation activities to engaging sensory experiences, children will have the opportunity to hear and repeat Italian vocabulary while expressing their artistic flair. Our expert teachers will guide students through each art project, providing encouraging feedback and fostering a supportive environment where children can have fun, learn, and forge new friendships with their fellow Italian learners.
Esplora i sensi (Sensory Playtime) | Age 6 months-3yo
- Mondays 11AM-12PM / starting on 2/26
- Fridays 9-9:45 AM / starting on 3/1
Sensory play is a type of play that activates and stimulates all child’s senses: touching, tasting, hearing, seeing, and smelling. This kind of active play helps to create connections in the brain that allow for increasingly complex thoughts and tasks.
Play also supports language development, and cognitive growth, and fosters social interaction and peer engagement.
Bundle You and Me Classes | Age 6 months-3yo
- Mondays / Friday 9AM-12PM / starting on 2/26
Introducing “Italian You and Me Classes,” the ultimate bundle for an immersive three-hour experience in Italian. Choose the day that suits you best, and embark on a journey filled with Open Book, Sing and Dance, Sensory Playtime, Art Lab, and Cooking Class. Dive into captivating stories, sing and dance to traditional melodies, and engage your senses in hands-on activities. Unleash your creativity, explore Italian art, and savor the flavors of Italian cuisine while honing your language skills. With our holistic and unforgettable approach, Italian You and Me Classes offer a personalized adventure for learners of all levels.
Open Book | Age 6 months-3yo
- Mondays 9-9:45 AM / starting on 2/26
Step into our enchanting space and treat your little ones to a delightful book time experience in Italian. Nestled in our cozy and comforting environment, your children will be transported to captivating realms as they flip through pages, daydream, and explore the magic of language. Our carefully curated sessions are tailored for children aged 6mo-3 yo, offering an engaging atmosphere that stimulates their growing minds.