Language Garden Academy
​​2020-21 Immersion Programs for Grades K and up

Mandarin 1
Tuesday 4:00 –5:00 PM In-Person Learning

This program helps children in building interest and foundation in Mandarin with learning the phonetic system of pinyin coupled with fun storytelling and song singing. In the second half of the year, curriculum moves forward to written characters. 10 sessions per quarter, $250

Mandarin 3

Wednesday 2:00 PM–3:00 PM Online Learning

Saturday 9:00 AM–10:00 PM Online Learning

This program is designed for students who have had some formal experience with Mandarin pinyin reading/writing and will help them to continue to build their comprehension in all areas of listening, speaking, vocabulary and reading. Equal focus will be put on character recognition. 10 sessions per quarter, $250 Language / $425 Language & Art
Mandarin 4
Saturday 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Online Learning

This program is designed for students who are on their continual journey in acquiring Mandarin. Focus will be given on reading and writing of simplified characters along with listening and verbal skills. 10 weeks per quarter, $250

Mandarin 6 Language & Visual Arts

Saturday 10:30 AM–12:30 PM In-person Learning

This program is designed for students who are proficient readers and writers of Chinese characters. Fiction/non-fiction stories, essay writing and oral presentations are part of regular in-class activities and take-home assignments. The implementation of visual Arts lessons further enhance students' learning through hands-on projects. . 10 sessions per quarter, $425

Fall Quarter: 09/19–11/21 | Winter Quarter: 12/05–03/13 | Spring Quarter: 03/20–06/12

Assessment is required for all new students prior to registration for Mandarin 2 and above.