Butte Creek Russian Class 2017-18
It’s time to register for the Winter Session Russian Class, with instructor Dilfuza Johnson. Russian class offers a fun and engaging class environment that enhances a child’s ability to learn a second language, regardless of their previous exposure to the Russian language. The class is also a resource for parents looking to improve cultural and language studies for themselves and their children, while preserving their primary heritage language or acquiring a second language.
Winter Session: January 2 to March 23, 2018
-Grades 1-2 will attend class from 3:15-4:15pm on Tuesday/Thursday
Students will learn the Russian alphabet, colors, shapes, days of the week, seasons, and animals. They will begin to build their vocabulary by identification of themselves and their body, their family, and surroundings. Fun Russian songs, riddles and poems will also be introduced for an engaging and interactive classroom environment. *Cost: $30 per student
-Grades 3-5 will attend class from 3:15-4:15pm on Wednesday/Friday
Students will continue to build on the basics by learning to read, write and speak in Russian. They will also continue to expand their growing vocabulary of Russian words. This group of learners will also have the opportunity to engage in fun hands-on activities within the classroom. *Cost is $30 per student
-Grades 6-8 will attend class from 2:15-3:00 Monday-Friday
Students will learn proper grammar and create sentences. They will be able to read and comprehend short stories. Eventually they will be able to hold a simple conversation expressing their thought process and describing their surrounding environment, while continuing to build onto a growing vocabulary in Russian. *No Cost for this class.
All groups will have lessons on Russian culture and history. Instructions will be differentiated to meet the abilities and needs of all learners.
**NO classes held on the following school days: January 18th, January 19th, and February 15th, 2017 in observance of Russian holidays.
Butte Creek School Russian Class Student Registration Form
Grade Level: ___1-2 ___3-5 ___6-8
Student Name __________________________ Parent Name ____________________________
Home Phone ___________________________ Work Phone _____________________________
Language spoken at Home ________________ Willing to volunteer _______________________
Please return this part of the form along with your payment to the school office by January 2nd, 2017.
Checks can be made payable to Butte Creek School. Each class will be limited to 15 students.
Please contact the school office if you have any questions at 503-829-6803.