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Spanish Language Immersion for Beginners provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to easily and effectively communicate in Spanish as if you were in a Spanish-speaking country, and you don’t even need a passport!
Taught exclusively in Spanish, this workshop focuses on communication rather than grammar to help you form questions and grow your vocabulary. In a comfortable and upbeat environment, Spanish Language Immersion instructors Diana Zuckerman and Arián Gutiérrez Zuckerman create real-life situations that inspire you to use your Spanish both in and out of classroom settings.
During the week, you immerse yourself in the language and cultures of Spain and Latin America, and incorporate a variety of interactive activities, including conversations, music, poetry, and movement, so you rapidly develop a level of fluency and ease. Through the use of cognates, blending simple and complex language, repetition, gestures, visuals, and props, you learn to express yourself in any tense—past, present, or future.
By the end of the week, you master a surprising amount of material to make speaking Spanish more interactive, and a lot more fun.
The Children's Program is generally available during standard workshop hours only. Contact Omega registration at 800.944.1001 for details.
The above schedule is subject to change at the discretion of the faculty.
Diana Zuckerman holds degrees in Spanish, psychology, and education. She is a certified Spanish instructor and president of the Association of Language Teachers of Orange, Ulster, Dutchess, and Surrounding Counties in New York. Zuckerman lived in Spain for seven years and has traveled extensively in South America, Central America, North America, and Europe.
Arián Gutiérrez Zuckerman and Diana Zuckerman are a dynamic son and mother Spanish language teaching team. They have been teaching Spanish immersion together since 2006. Diana lived in Spain for seven years and has also traveled extensively in South America, Central America, North America, and Europe. Gutiérrez Zuckerman grew up bilingual, lived in Spain, and is currently living in South America.