Why learn Chinese?
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What you might already know about Chinese language
Related to one of the world’s oldest and richest continuous cultures, over 5000 years old. Spoken in the most populous nation in the world, with 1.28 billion people. Also spoken in the important and influential Chinese communities of Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, the Philippines, and Mongolia. China is the second largest economy in the world. China is one of largest trading partners of the United States. Many US companies do business in China.
The most enduring of world civilizations, with its 5000 year old history A tremendous heritage to enrich major international cultural presence in literature and cuisine, music and film, dance and art, religion and philosophy Taking Chinese can actually improve children’s mental power by helping them arrange thoughts into alternative patterns and organizational models.
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Mentally stimulating, interesting and fun Words artistically formed by a combination of meanings - e.g. “crisis” =“danger + opportunity.” 1000 commonly used characters cover 90% of the characters in Chinese newspapers A relatively uncomplicated grammar - unlike French, German or English, Chinese has no verb conjugation or noun declension
Our Mission Founded in 2003, our mission at CSACCC is to serve the local, as well as greater Albuquerque communities in excellence for culture diversity training and language curriculum teaching with the specialty in Chinese language and culture.
Our Programs Non-Heritage Curriculum Designed for students from non-Chinese background family, this complete K-12 curriculum is well aligned to the National Standards for Foreign Language Learning. Through a culture and activity-rich curriculum, students are encouraged to learn Chinese language by exploration, repetition, mastery, interaction and collaboration. Heritage Curriculum This Kindergarten to 10th grade program offers a rigorous Chinese language program, as well as opportunity to develop a comprehensive understanding of culture, to students who came from a heritage family. With theme related stories, children rhymes and riddles, each lesson focuses on learning characters and developing reading proficiency. The innovative and wellstructured multi-media homework encourages self-learning by engaging students in improving listening, reading and speaking skills at home. Adult Classes We offer Mandarin Chinese lessons for adults who is having specific Chinese learning goals in mind. Our Adult Classes have different level and focus which cover topics from introduction to adavnced learning on Chinese society, culture, history, economics and travel.
Our School Highly qualified, Chinese native-speaking teachers Bilingual classroom teaching and school activities Immersion language learning strategies School Hours – Sunday 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm; 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm. School Location 9600 Ranchitos Rd. NE Albuquerque, NM 87122 School Contact chineseschool @nmaccc.org (505) 385 -1878 School Website http://www.nmaccc.org/comm unity-ministries
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