The prestigious National Foreign Language Council is offering a Startalk Program in Fell’s Point, Baltimore.  Students entering 1st – 4th grades are fully immersed in Mandarin Chinese as they learn Chinese drumming, calligraphy, cooking, and much more.  No previous exposure to Chinese required for Novice camps.  Intermediate camp is suited for heritage speakers or advanced students of Mandarin Chinese. Interview with the director is required. Spots are still open for this FREE summer camp for ages 6 and up!

Age Groups

Lower Elementary School (Grades 1-2; Ages 6-7)
Upper Elementary School (Grades 3-5; Ages 8-10)

Before/After Care Options

Per Week Before Care (drop-off 7:30–8:30 am): $35

Per Week After Care (pick-up 3:30–4:00 pm): $30

Per Week After Care (pick-up between 4:00–5:00 pm): $35

Per Week After Care (pick-up between 5:00–6:00 pm): $45

Camp Highlights

Mandarin Chinese Immersion Language Camp that includes cultural experiences + meals — FREE! 

2014 Baltimore Summer Camps / Sessions

July 21–August 8, 2014
8:30 am–3:00 pm

The camp includes field trips; cooking classes; dance performances and lessons; Chinese drumming; and, of course, language learning. All meals and snacks are included. Our talented teachers look forward to sharing our passion for Mandarin Chinese and Chinese culture with your child!

1st–2nd grades: Novice (FULL; waiting list only)
Student has little to no exposure to Mandarin Chinese. May be able to recognize a few characters, say a couple of simple phrases, count 1–10, and/or recognize when someone is speaking Chinese.

2nd–3rd grades: Intermediate
Student can recognize 25–100 characters and is comfortable carrying on a basic conversation in Mandarin Chinese. Prefer that student is also able to read Chinese in Pinyin form.

3rd–4th grades: Novice
Student has little to no exposure to Mandarin Chinese. May be able to recognize a few characters, say a couple of simple phrases, count 1–10, and/or recognize when someone is speaking Chinese.

Location

The New Century School, Baltimore City
724 South Ann Street
Baltimore, MD 21231

Camp Cost

$50 Administration Fee; Camp Tuition — FREE!

Contact Information

Jewel Xie
Startalk at The New Century School
Phone Number: 410-929-4116

Camp Info

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