Brazilian Portuguese Classes at the Chicago Capoeira Center
Great news! The Chicago Capoeira Center will offer a 10-week Brazilian Portuguese Language Program from January 12th through March 15th. Class will meet once a week on Sundays from 2-3:30 PM at 1802 W. Berteau Ave. The total cost for program will be $200, which includes 10 classes. CLASS ACTIVITIES Class sessions will consist of individual and group activities including discussions, interviews, and short presentations. Homework and a WhatsApp chat group will be provided to reinforce class material throughout the week. Music will also be used heavily as a resource for language learning. CLASS OBJECTIVES Students who complete the course can expect to acquire and improve: + Pronunciation skills + Conversational skills for a variety of settings + Understanding of basic to intermediate grammatical concepts + Bonus for capoeira students! Comprehension of capoeira instructions and vocabulary in class ENROLLMENT AND PAYMENT Enrollment is on a first-come-first serve basis. For a guaranteed seat, a payment of $200 must be received no later than Sunday, January 5th. We accept payments through Paypal (firstname.lastname@example.org), Venmo (@colibricapoeira), or cash payments at the Chicago Capoeira Center (1802 W. Berteau Ave, Ste #215). ABOUT LAURA, THE INSTRUCTOR "I began studying Portuguese in 2004, taking classes five days per week for one academic year. After taking all of the undergraduate Portuguese courses at my university, I concluded my studies with an exchange at Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina in Florianópolis, Brazil. Since then, I have continued to use and develop my Portuguese in my career in the translation industry, through tutoring others in the language, and during extensive travel throughout Brazil." Please feel free to share this page with anybody who may be interested!