Kids Classes

 

 

GIROTONDO

 

Girotondo Giallo – Ages 2-3

 

Girotondo Rosso – Ages 4-5

 

Girotondo Blu – Ages 6-8

 

Girotondo Viola – Ages 9+

 

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This year-round kids’ program offers comprehensive language learning and hands-on instruction in the arts to children from 2-3 / 4-5 / 6-8 / 9+.

In Girotondo (“Circle”) an experienced instructor provides opportunities for kids to learn Italian through play and activities: games, songs, dances, story telling, and film (Disney movies in Italian).

Participation in multiple arts and crafts projects also reinforces children’s Italian language skills.

Girotondo Giallo:    Playgroup;

Girotondo Rosso:    Playgroup and Preliteracy;

Girotondo Blu:         Reading and Writing;

Girotondo Viola:     Reading and Writing.

 

Children are placed in groups (max. 7 children) according to age.

15-1-hour classes, $640 (Schedule)

 

GIARDINO DEI BAMBINI

AGES 2-4

Adobe Spark (2)

Giardino dei Bambini is a morning drop-off playgroup at CI for kids ages 2-4. Children may join in on the fun every Monday, Tuesday, and/or Thursday, from 9-11 am or 9-12 pm on an as needed basis.

Experienced instructors provide multiple opportunities for kids to learn Italian through play, while learning important socialization skills. The program offers language learning through games, activities, songs, dance, theater, and hands-on creativity (art projects.)

Lastly, La Merenda (snack time) allows children the opportunity to converse on food routines in Italiano.

Note: Space is limited. 48-hour advance reservation is required.

  • 2 hours, $80   OR   10-2-hour classes, $750
  • 3 hours, $95    OR   10-3-hour classes, $900

(Schedule)

 

WORKSHOPS

AGES 3-7

Workshops

Saturday, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

  • 60-min, $35
  • 90-min, $45

(Enroll HERE)

NOTE: Registration will close 1 week prior to the event

(Enroll HERE)

 

 

TUTORING / PRIVATE CLASSES

ALL AGES

IMBUTOItalian Private and semi-private classes. Please inquire.
Collina Italiana offers Italian tutoring on- and off-site: beginner, intermediate and advanced level.

Children learn, practice, and improve Italian language through age-appropriate activities in a positive, and playful environment. Classes are customized according to the kids’ skills/needs.

Click here for options and fee.

 

HOMEWORK HELP in Italiano

ALL AGES

Collina Italiana is continuing its work with American children and teens, enrolled at Italian school or in Italian programs, who desire homework help in Italiano in all subjects. CI’s goal is to successfully reinforce a student’s bi-lingual education.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

All requests for full refunds (minus a non-refundable deposit of $40) must be submitted to Collina Italiana by mail, email or fax and received by CI prior to the first day of class. Pro-rated refunds are allowed after the first class but no refund is given after the second class or for missed classes. There is a $20 fee for mid-semester class changes. Refunds are issued by check or credit card. The fee for Private/Semi-private lessons/Workshops/Events is charged in full if cancellation is made less than 24 hours in advance.

What’s New?

  • ‘ADULTS’: FALL SESSION 2018

    Fall session 2018 – September 17th    Grammar and Conversation: 10-2-hour classes, $480   Note: Language classes may be started mid-session or at other times not listed on the schedule. Please inquire …Read More »
  • ‘KIDS’ After school program: SESSION 2018/2019

    GIROTONDO This year-round kids’ program offers comprehensive language learning and hands-on instruction in the arts to children from ages 2-3 / 4-5 / 6-8 / 9+. In Girotondo (“Circle”) an …Read More »
  • INTENSIVE COURSES: Fall 2018

    Fall Session 2018 NOTE: Language classes may be started in mid-session or at other times not listed on the schedule. Please inquire (212) 427-7770 or email for more information.   Language Intensive Workshop: 2 …Read More »
  • NEW! Italian Movie Nights at Collina Italiana!

    ITALIAN MOVIE NIGHTS @ COLLINA ITALIANA Italian movies while enjoying some wine and snacks. Italian cinema is mostly known for its Neo-Realism period (embodied in the masterpieces by Vittorio De …Read More »
  • ITALIAN SUMMER Mini Camp 2019

    Summer Camp #1: June 11 – July 18 Summer Camp #2: August 6 – August 22   CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE (Please find below the options we will be offering …Read More »

Placement Exam

Click here to complete your Italian language placement exam.

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