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Spanish
Important: Students in Spanish Beginning Levels 1, 2, 3 are required to have the
new edition
of the textbook – Spanish is Fun 1, 5th edition, available in office.
Spanish Beginning 1

Learn the basics of Spanish which are useful for travel, work or personal enrichment. Topics include: greetings, pleasantries, & basic communication. This class is designed for those with no previous study.

Daytime Session
Instructor: Valentin Castillo, a native of Costa Rica with a Master’s in Spanish Literature, has taught Spanish for 16 years.

8 Wednesdays
12:30 – 2:30 pm
May 10 – June 28
Conejo Valley Adult School,
Room C
Cost: $95 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 1) available in office
#8640.210

6 Mondays
9:00 – 11:00 am
May 15 – June 26, 2017
(no class May 29)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 1) available in office
#8640.111

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Evening Session
Instructor: Kyra Sovero
grew up in Argentina and has traveled extensively. She has a Master’s degree in Spanish from UCLA.

10 Tuesdays/Thursdays
6:00 – 7:30 pm
June 6 – July 11, 2017
(no class July 4)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $95 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 1) available in office
#8640.312

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Spanish Beginning 2

This class is suitable for those with 15 hours of previous instruction or those who have had exposure to Spanish through travel. The class will build on reading, speaking and listening skills.

Daytime Session
Instructor: Judy Gold is a very motivating teacher with much experience. She acquired Spanish living in Mexico and Central America.

8 Tuesdays
1:15 – 2:45 pm
May 9 – June 27, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 1) available in office
#8641.207

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Evening Session
Instructor: Kyra Sovero
grew up in Argentina and has traveled extensively. She has a Master’s degree in Spanish from UCLA.

10 Tuesdays/Thursdays
7:30 – 9:00 pm
June 6 – July 11, 2017
(no class July 4)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $95 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 1) available in office
#8641.308

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Spanish Beginning 3
This class is for those with a minimum of 30 hours of study or exposure to the Spanish language through travel.

Daytime Session
Instructor: Judy Gold is a very motivating teacher with much experience. She acquired Spanish living in Mexico and Central America.

8 Tuesdays
2:45 – 4:15 pm
May 9 – June 27, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 1) available in office
#8642.208

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Spanish Level 4
This class continues to advance the material covered in previous sessions. Students in this level have generally had 1-2 years of study.

Instructor: Judy Gold is a very motivating teacher with much experience. She acquired Spanish living in Mexico and Central America.

8 Thursdays
12:30 – 2:00 pm
May 11 – June 29
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 2) available in office
#8643.205

8 Thursdays,
3:45 – 5:15 pm
May 11 – June 29, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School,
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 2) available in office
#8643.206

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Spanish Level 5
This class is for students with 2 plus years of Spanish and will highlight verb tenses and vocabulary.

Instructor: Judy Gold is a very motivating teacher with much experience. She acquired Spanish living in Mexico and Central America.

8 Thursdays
2:00 – 3:30 pm
May 11 – June 29, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 2) available in office
#8644.204

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Spanish Level 6

This class is for students with 3 plus years of Spanish study and will focus on complex verb tenses and grammar.

Instructor: Judy Gold is a very motivating teacher with much experience. She acquired Spanish living in Mexico and Central America.

6 Mondays
12:15 – 2:15 pm
May 15 – June 26, 2017
(no class May 29)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 book fee (Spanish is Fun 2) available in office
#8645.204

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Beyond Spanish Level 6

This class is for students who have progressed beyond Spanish Level 6.

Instructor: Judy Gold is a very motivating teacher with much experience. She acquired Spanish living in Mexico and Central America.

6 Mondays
2:30 – 4:30 pm
May 15 – June 26, 2017
(no class May 29)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85
#8649.204

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Spanish Conversation

This class is the ideal opportunity to practice Spanish in a comfortable and relaxed setting by participating in instructor facilitated discussions. Current events, culture and history of Spanish speaking countries will be topics. Intermediate students are also welcome!

Instructor: Valentin Castillo, a native of Costa Rica with a Master’s in Spanish Literature, has taught Spanish for 16 years.

5 Saturdays
10:00am – 12:00 pm
May 20 – June 24, 2017

(no class May 27)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room E
Cost: $70 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8646.104

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French
French Beginning 1
Bonjour! This course is for anyone who has not taken French before or would like to learn the basics. It’s fun and relaxed…perfect for travel, work or personal enrichment.

Daytime Session
Instructor: Claudine Schooley is a native French speaker who has a French diploma in Art and Communication.

10 Tuesdays/Thursdays
12:45 – 2:15 pm
May 9 – June 8, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School,
Room E
Cost: $95 plus $30 book fee to instructor (Alter Ego Methode de Francais 1)
#8621.207

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Evening Session
Instructor: Giancarlo Mondragon
majored in French literature, studied and lived in France, and loves to share his knowledge of French language and culture.

9 Thursdays
6:00 – 7:30 pm
May 11 – July 13, 2017
(no class May 25)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 5B
Cost: $90 plus $25 material fee to instructor
#8621.308

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French Beginning Conversation
This course is designed for the beginning French student who wants to feel more comfortable conversing in the language. Come and learn more about French culture and the differences when traveling to France.

Instructor: Claudine Schooley is a native French speaker who has a French diploma in Art and Communication.

10 Tuesdays/Thursdays
2:30 – 4:00 pm
May 9 – June 8, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room E
Cost: $95 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8626.201

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French Conversation

Intermediate and advanced students can practice advanced conversational skills in a comfortable, relaxed setting. With a new topic introduced every week, the instructor will facilitate discussion about life in France and French cultural issues.

Instructor: Mireille Ducolombier is a French native who has been living in the US for the past 17 years. She travels back to France often to experience the culture and her French roots.

7 Tuesdays
4:45 – 6:15 pm
May 16 – June 27, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $75 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8625.204

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French for Travelers
Planning a trip to a French speaking country? This class will give beginning students the confidence and skills needed to interact with native speakers while traveling. Focus will be on key phrases and vocabulary as well as French culture and customs. Bon voyage!

Instructor: Soraya Thenoz is a native French speaker who teaches the language locally to students of all ages.

6 Thursdays
7:30 – 9:00 pm
May 11 – June 15, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 3
Cost: $65 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8620.303

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Italian
Italian Beginning 1

Join us for a fun introduction to the Italian language and culture. This class focuses on practical communication and essential grammar as students develop basic speaking, listening and reading skills in la bella lingua. This class is for those with no previous exposure to Italian.

Daytime Session
Instructor: Bonnie Taylor has an MA in French and a certificate from the Universita per Stanieri in Perugia, Italy.

8 Wednesdays
1:00 – 3:00 pm
May 17 – July 5, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room 3
Cost: $95 plus $25 material fee to instructor
#8631.207

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Evening Session
Instructor: Bonnie Taylor
has an MA in French and a certificate from the Universita per Stanieri in Perugia, Italy.

8 Thursdays
6:00 - 8:00 pm
May 11 – June 29, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room A
Cost: $100 plus $25 material fee to instructor
#8631.308

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Italian Beginning 2

For those who desire to continue their study of Italian language and culture, this class will build on basic speaking, listening and reading skills. Suitable for students with at least 15 hours of previous instruction.

Instructor: Elisa Degli Angeli-Henke, a native of Italy with a degree in Foreign Languages, has extensive experience teaching Italian.

8 Mondays/Wednesdays
5:45 – 7:15 pm
May 17 – June 14, 2017
(no class May 29)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 material fee to instructor
#8632.307

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Italian for Travelers
This is the class for those who want “just enough Italian” to enhance a trip to Italy. Students will learn key phrases, develop essential vocabulary and practice short conversations. Topics will also focus on Italian culture, customs and travel tips. Buon viaggio!

Instructor: Bonnie Taylor has an MA in French and a certificate from the Universita per Stanieri in Perugia, Italy.

8 Thursdays
2:15 – 4:15 pm
May 11 – June 29, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room A
Cost: $100 plus $25 material fee to instructor
#8630.203

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Intermediate Italian —
Full Immersion

This summer join us for a fun, “intensive” class full of conversation opportunities for intermediate level speakers! This full immersion course will help students build upon their existing knowledge of the language by developing both their vocabulary and communicative skills through fun activities designed to further explore Italian life and culture. The course will encourage interactive participation in class and is suitable for experienced Italian 3 and Beyond Italian 3 students.

Instructor: Elisa Degli Angeli-Henke, a native of Italy with a degree in Foreign Languages, has extensive experience teaching Italian.

8 Mondays/Wednesdays
7:30 – 9:00 pm
May 17 – June 14, 2017
(no class May 29)
Conejo Valley Adult School
Room C
Cost: $85 plus $25 material fee to instructor
#8637.301

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Chinese
Chinese Beginning 1 Chinese Beginning 2
An introductory class for students with no previous knowledge of spoken or written Chinese. This class will focus on conversational skills and will prepare students for future study. Single simplified characters will be introduced and taught in the class as part of Chinese culture.

Instructor: Shuqin Zhao is a native Mandarin speaker whose BA is in English. She has taught at local Chinese schools and the Adult School for many years.

8 Wednesdays, 5:45 - 7:15 pm
May 10 - June 28, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School, Room B
Cost: $85 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8615.303
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This class is designed for those who have taken Chinese Beginning 1 and want to learn more basic Chinese speaking skills. Students will continue to build basic foundation of Chinese speaking skills; additional grammar and vocabulary will be explored.

Instructor: Shuqin Zhao is a native Mandarin speaker whose BA is in English. She has taught at local Chinese schools and the Adult School for many years.

8 Wednesdays, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
May 10 - June 28, 2017
Conejo Valley Adult School, Room B
Cost: $85 plus $10 material fee to instructor
#8616.302
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For more information, call 805-497-2761 ext. 1201, 1202 or 1203, or e-mail Anne Bartholomew at AnneB@ConejoAdultEd.org
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