ESL Beginner Levels 1 & 2: Integrated Skills *In-Person*

This class is for beginner students who would like to work in a systematic way on their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Focus will be on grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, spelling, and simple conversation. Students at this level will learn to identify common words concerning their immediate concrete surroundings, read very simple texts, converse on very familiar topics and master everyday situations, and write a short, simple note. Instructor: John O'Donnell, Joanne Nicklas

Sections

EBEG-FA21.01

Start Date

September 21, 2021

Time

9:15am

Location

CCAE

Cost

$285.00

Availability

3

8 Weeks, Tuesdays & Thursday, 9:15-10:45am. Begins Sep. 21 No class Nov. 11

This class will meet in-person at CCAE with a limited student capacity. 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: John Coleman O'Donnell

EBEG-FA21.02

Start Date

September 21, 2021

Time

7:00pm

Location

CCAE

Cost

$285.00

Availability

6

8 Weeks, Tuesdays & Thursday, 7-8:30pm. Begins Sep. 21 No class Nov. 11

This class will meet in-person at CCAE with a limited student capacity. 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

Instructors

John Coleman O'Donnell

John was born in Philadelphia, PA and grew up in Montreal, PQ. His educational background includes a BA in political science and an MA in political theory from Notre Dame University in South Bend, IN. He has been teaching ESL for 15 years in the Boston area. John is married to a Brazilian woman and has visited Brazil three times. He is learning Portuguese and completely empathizes with second language learners, since Portuguese is not an easy language to learn!

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.