This class is for students who have recently taken any of our classes to practice their speaking skills or students that are conversant with Yoruba language. 2022 Yoruba Basics Summer Camps Speaking Club is designed with children and teens in mind that has prior Yoruba knowledge. Our program offer culturally rich content in an interactive, stimulating environment.
Since 2012, we have been providing our Chicagoland-area students and their families a fun educational African cultural experience both in person and remotely. For 2022, we will be offering only remote learning experiences.
<\b> Format: Remote Learning - Saturdays Only.
Camp runs Saturdays Only (7 weeks)
Session will be divided into 2 independent classes with different teachers : Jelosimi (4 to 7 years old) and Ewe (8 to 13 years).
Enjoy all the benefits of knowing one of the oldest languages in the world! Yoruba boasts one of the oldest civilizations in the world. Though mostly spoken in southwest Nigeria, Yoruba is spoken in Ghana, Togo, and Benin.
Understand the nuances of Yoruba culture in a different way. It's not just about the jollof rice - even though Yoruba Jollof rice is the undisputed king!
Learn in context so you learn words, phases and expression, just as you would use them. Emphasis is on natural way of conversing.
There's no books to buy! All resources you need are located in your indivual learning managment system portal. here and available online from anywhere.
No boring long sessions! Each session is only 45 mins long, though we sometimes go over when the topic is invigorating. Class time is quite active. Expect group collaborations.
Class size is limited in order to enhance class participation. Our team of instructors make sure the content and activities in each class are fun, engaging and designed for maximum retention.