Spanish for Seniors | COINED Spanish Experiences

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Spanish for Seniors

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This program gives the generation over 50 the opportunity to learn Spanish and to expand their general knowledge through lessons about cultural topics.

Goals 
To reinforce and improve the Participants' Spanish skills so that they feel comfortable in different personal, social and educational situations. To share interests and motivations with people of the same age. To deepen the comprehension on aspects of the local culture, taking advantage of the activities offerd by the school and the city.
Course Features
Number of students per class 
Small Groups: from 7 to 8 students, depending on the location.
Lessons per week 
It offers you the combination of 20 Spanish Group lessons, 5 Group Cultural activities per week.
Lesson Length 
1 Lesson = 55 minutes.
Minimum Age 
Preferable 50 years old.
Mininum Duration 
1 week.
Levels 
Available for Basic, Intermediate & Advanced levels.

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Price includes 
Spanish level test
Spanish course
Welcome package
Support and Advice
Weekly Tours and Recreational activities calendar
End of course exam
Course certificate
24/7 Emergency Phone
Telephone and fax machine access (Low cost)
Internet access (Free or low cost)
COINED Tutorship
Coffee, tea, milk, spring-refrigerated water available.
5 recreational and cultural activities per week
Upgrade in your chosen accommodation (private bathroom)

Locations

Argentina

Example of Time Schedule 
 
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
 
2 group lessons
Warm up session / Reading comprehension / Grammar context / Transition: game and vocabulary exercises
Warm up session: homework correction / Games / Grammar in context / Excercises / Reading comprehension / Language activity
Warm up session: homework correction / Reading and comprehension exercises / Transition: role play /  Grammar in context
Warm up session: homework /  Reading and comprehension exercises / Transition: role play /  Grammar in context
Weekly Test (20 minutes) / review: grammar topics of the week / Activity: movie
Coffee Break
 
2 group lessons
Speaking game / Audio comprehension / Writing / Closing session: grammar in context / task assignment: exercised skills / Homework
Grammar in context / Exercises / Card games / Reading comprehension / Group activity / Outdoor class / Homework
Audio comprehension exercises / Grammar in context / Speaking exercises / Laboratory: writing / Homework
Reading comprehension / Activity: audio comprehension with video / Close session: grammar in context / Homework
 

Speaking activity: discussion of the movie / Writing exercise / Homework
 

Lunch Time
Cultural
Group
Activities
Visits to cultural and artistic sites
Visits to fairs, markets and museums
Walk through traditional neighborhoods / Shows
Art Exhibitions
Shopping tours / traditional gastronomy tours

 

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