Classes & Playgroups: Under Construction, Course Registration will Open in October 2018

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Small Group English Lessons & Inclusive English-Language Playgroups

Dr Schneider offers small-group English lessons and inclusive English-language playgroups. Playgroups are open to children of all linguistic backgrounds and abilities. Dr Schneider uses a multisensory approach and integrates hands-on activities, music, movement, and art into her lessons. Group lessons and tutoring are limited to no more than five students. Playgroups are limited to no more than six students.


Children playing instruments and singing

Preschool & Kindergarten Music & Movement

English-Language Playgroup

 

This playgroup welcomes children aged three to six years. Activities include interactive music, movement, and storytelling.  Special emphasis is placed on the structure, rhythm, and unique sound patterns of the English language. English-language instruction is provided in an engaging and holistic manner, through multisensory play.

 

This playgroup meets every Monday morning at 10:00  throughout the academic year. Please reserve your place online, as this playgroup is limited to six participants.

Children using educational toys

Preschool & Kindergarten Ready-for-School Skills English-Language Playgroup

 

This playgroup welcomes children aged three to six years. Activities include hands-on oral language and pre-reading tasks, mathematics through play and movement, interactive games designed to develop motor and social skills, and arts and crafts with integrated pre-academic content. Special emphasis is placed on the phonemes (sounds) of the English language, as well as letter-sound correspondences.

 

This playgroup meets every Friday morning at 10:00 throughout the academic year. Please reserve your place online, as this playgroup is limited to six participants.


A girl building with Lego

Kindergarten & Primary

Lego & Language-Learning Playgroup

 

 

This playgroup welcomes children aged five to twelve years. Activities include interactive Lego play, conversation, and oral language activities. English-language instruction is provided in an engaging and holistic manner, through multisensory play. Special emphasis is placed on socially-appropriate speech, etiquette, and social conventions in the Anglophone world.

 

This playgroup meets every Tuesday afternoon at 16:00  throughout the academic year. Please reserve your place online, as this playgroup is limited to six participants.

 

Children playing board games

Primary Board Games & Language-Learning Playgroup

 

 

 

This playgroup welcomes children aged seven to twelve years. Activities include interactive board game play, conversation, and oral language activities. English-language instruction is provided in an engaging and holistic manner, through multisensory play.
Special emphasis is placed on socially-appropriate speech, etiquette, and social conventions in the Anglophone world.

 

This playgroup meets every Thursday afternoon at 16:00  throughout the academic year. Please reserve your place online, as this playgroup is limited to six participants.

 



Children eating lunch

Kindergarten & Primary English-Language

Mealtime Play & Learning Group

 

This playgroup welcomes children aged five to twelve years. Activities include interactive play, conversation, oral language activities, arts, crafts, and games. Special emphasis is placed on socially-appropriate speech, etiquette, and social conventions in the Anglophone world.

 

Meals are not provided, so participants must pack a lunch.

 

This playgroup meets every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday during lunch-time recess throughout the academic year. Please reserve your place online, as this playgroup is limited to six participants.


Small Group Class & Playgroup Rates

 

Small Group English-Language Classes

35 CHF per 50-minute class, inclusive of all preparatory work and materials

 

Small Group English-Language Playgroups

25 CHF per 50-minute class, inclusive of all preparatory work and materials

 

Mealtime Play & Learning Group

A one-time 200 CHF enrollment fee, plus 20 CHF per lunch recess, inclusive of all preparatory work and materials

 

See Online Booking Page