ABOUT THE CLASS
Do you want to improve your English language skills? Do you know someone that does? Then we invite you to enroll in our Fall 2019 "Survival English" ESL class here at the GVJCI! Designed for high beginner to low intermediate students, this ESL class is perfect for anyone who wants to improve their English for everyday or common situations such as ordering at a restaurant, speaking over the phone, making small talk, and much more. Throughout the course, students will also be able to request certain lesson topics/situations.
How Much Does It Cost?
$200 EARLY BIRD PRICE until Tuesday, 10/22 at 11:59pm. Cash or check payments must be submitted to the GVJCI office by 10/22 at 4:59pm.
$250 Regular price after 10/22
Where and When Does the Class Take Place?
Location: Gardena Valley JCI, Classroom 204
Time: Class meets twice a week, every Tuesday & Thursday from 10am-12pm
Duration: Tues, Nov. 12, 2019 to Thurs, Feb. 6, 2020 (10 weeks, excluding holidays)
TENTATIVE CLASS SCHEDULE*
Week 1 (11/12, 11/14) - Introductions; Conversation starters,
Week 2 (11/19, 11/21) - Grocery Stores, Restaurants
Week 3 (12/3, 12/5) - Doctor’s Appointments; American Culture: Thanksgiving
Week 4 (12/10, 12/12) - Casual conversation, making friends
Week 5 (12/17, 12/19) - Talking on the Phone (various situations), Holiday traditions
Week 6 (1/7, 1/9) - Travelling/Vacationing in the US.
Week 7 (1/14, 1/16) - American Culture; Culture Shock!
Week 8 (1/21, 1/23) - Listening to news reports; emergency situations
Week 9 (1/28, 1/30) - Idioms & Slang
Week 10 (2/4, 2/6) - Student Choice!
*This schedule is flexible depending on the needs of the class.