It has been shown that learning another language at an early age gives children an enormous advantage when studying a language later on in life. EducationCity provides opportunities to study French, German* and Spanish by playing engaging and fun games and experiencing the use of vocabulary and grammar.
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Early Years (6-7 years old) +
Create curiosity and excitement about a foreign language
Become aware of the sounds of the new language
Embrace the possibility of understanding and speaking the language themselves
Awareness achieved through singing along with nursery rhymes in the target language
Once basic awareness has been achieved, a very basic vocabulary can be introduced, by using a few targeted words
Older Years (7- 13 years old) +
Teach the language and introduce the culture through immersion in the target language, with the use of native voices, traditional music, popular national festivities and cultural symbols
The activities provide an opportunity to hear real speakers and interact in an environment that is immersed in the target language
Each activity tells a new story that is engaging and full of different characters, dialogue and content
Children will learn vocabulary about specific topics, and how to use these words in order to communicate their own thoughts and opinions
Practise newly acquired vocabulary in a fun and engaging way