Art.Play.Learn

Art.Play.Learn

Art.Play.Learn Advanced Fluency Japanese

Advanced Fluency Japanese

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Art.Play.Learn


Art.Play.Learn Advanced Fluency Japanese
Ages

12 - 18+ yrs

Dates

Thu, Sep 15, 2022 - Dec 8, 2022

9 classes remaining
Time

10:00am - 11:30am EDT

Location

Online

Instructor

Meredith K.

Capacity

9 students


Class Experience

This class is the next level up from a year of Advanced Japanese.

Minimum required skills: 
* ability to read and write in hiragana 
* familiarity with katakana 
* basic kanji 
* knowledge of 'u' form and 'masu' form in unfinished and finished tense, conditionals, potentials and transitive-intransitive verbs
* numbers to 100,000,000 
* basic understanding of the use of counters 
* knowledge of how to make and answer basic information seeking and yes/no questions 
* understanding of how describing words work 
* vocabulary including colors, foods, family members, every day usage verbs 
* vocabulary for 'too much', 'all the way', 'try' 
* ability to express every.../no..../some.../any... 
* ability to express decision making, acting on someone or something else, and being acted upon
* ability to use shiru and wakaru appropriately 
* knowledge of the ~nagara form and potential form 
*knowledge of body parts and expressing injury or sickness

This level will focus on generating self-motivated speech in Japanese and reading and writing. We will use storytelling techniques, discussions, and reading Japanese stories to increase fluency. Some advanced grammar will be embedded as will some new vocabulary and new kanji.

Taught by Meredith Kaunitz

Other Things To Know

Holiday Schedule
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Cancellation Policy

Classes are non-refundable unless we cancel. In the event your scheduled teacher is unable to teach the scheduled class, we will first attempt to provide a substitute. If a substitute is not available, we will attempt to re-schedule. 


How To Participate

You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions.


Meet your Instructor

Meredith K.