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- June 27, 2018 – July 18, 2018
- Quinn Middle School, Hudson, MA
- July 9, 2018 – July 27, 2018: revised 3/16/18 (Face-to-face)
- Elias Brookings Elementary School, Springfield, MA
- July 2, 2018 – July 21, 2018: (Face-to-face)
- Turkish Cultural Center Massachusetts, Revere, MA
Hudson Public Schools (Student)
STARTALK Portuguese Language & Culture Summer Camp
The Hudson STARTALK Portuguese Language & Cultures Summer Camp, administered by Hudson Public Schools, will give students in grades 3 to 5 an opportunity to learn Portuguese and to discover the cultures of the Portuguese speaking world. The program will run from June 27 to July 18 providing students with 90 hours of instruction. Three classes will be offered: one class for heritage speakers; one for non-heritage speakers with little to no previous knowledge of the language; and a third class for returning non-heritage speakers and 5th grade students currently taking Portuguese.
Students will acquire language by engaging in real-life situations, singing, dancing, doing crafts, playing sports and going on field trips.
Contact(s)(978) 567-6250 ext 16210
Springfield Public Schools (Student)
Building Community Through Kindness
K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
The Startalk funded Chinese Dragon's Math Maze - Building Community through Kindness Program will enable approximately 100 children from the City of Springfield and some surrounding communities to receive introductory as well as ongoing instruction in Chinese Language and Culture from grades K-12 . The program will run daily from 8:30 to 2:30 for 15 days, for a total of 90 instructional contact hours from Monday, July 9th through Friday, July 27th, 2018. A pre-program, baseline assessment will determine students' prior knowledge and will be used for appropriate placement of students. While high school students will participate in the online Lingua Folio assessment, a culminating student performance activity for ALL students will serve as a summative outcome indicating mastery of math content and skills, as well as knowledge of language and culture.
Turkish Cultural Center (TCC) (Student)
2018 STARTALK Turkish Summer Camp
2018 STARTALK Turkish Summer Camp (The Program), organized by Ace It Education Inc., d.b.a. Turkish Cultural Center Boston (TCC), will serve 30 ‘heritage learners’ of the Turkish language in grades 3 through 8. The target Turkish proficiency levels of the students are intermediate mid and intermediate high. The program will offer 84 hours of instructional time in a well-structured classroom environment in 3 weeks in July 2018. The outcome of the Program will be to teach students the value of bilingualism and excel in their “heritage language” by better understanding and presenting new vocabulary with nuances.