ESL Summer Intensive Beginner Level 1 & 2, Integrated Skills *In-Person*

This course is for students with little or no knowledge of English. We will begin with the alphabet and focus on vocabulary building, spelling, and pronunciation. Following the guidelines of the Common European Framework of Reference, students at this level will learn to identify common words concerning themselves and their families, read basic vocabulary, ask and answer simple questions in areas of immediate need, and use simple phrases and sentences to describe familiar people and places. Instructor: Sandy Middleton, Joanne Nicklas, John O'Donnell



Start Date

August 8, 2022









5 Weeks, Mondays, Wednesday & Fridays, 7-9pm. Begins Aug. 8 No class Sep.5

This class will meet in-person at CCAE with a limited student capacity. Please note that COVID-19 proof of vaccination is required. Please view our In-Person Class Guidelines prior to enrolling.

Please note, this course requires the additional purchase of a textbook: Ventures Level 1 Value Pack 3rd Edition, ISBN: 9781108646017

Instructors: Joanne Nicklas


Joanne Nicklas

Joanne has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from Bates College (a small liberal arts college in Maine). She has taught ESL (Beginning and Intermediate Grammar, Intermediate Conversation, and Advanced Writing) at CCAE for the past few years. She is very interested in literature, language and culture, and writing, among other things. Joanne lives in Cambridge with her husband and daughter.