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Colibri Spanish School offers the following Special Spanish Class Programs:

Program 1: Spanish Classes and Socio-Cultural Activities for Brigades

Program 2: Spanish classes for brigades and volunteer groups Program

Program 3: Classes for children Program

Program 4: Online Classes Program

Prices will vary depending on the number of people, the sub-groups that are organized for classes, the number of Spanish class hours, and the time that the group is at Colibri Spanish School. The group price is determined by the baseline price for an individual in a given program. To receive an estimate, please send us the number of people in your group as well as the number of class hours you would like to receive.

 

Programa 1: Clases de Español para brigadas y Actividades Socio-culturales

Baseline price for an individual in a given program:

2 people: US$ 10 per person per hour

3 people: US$ 9 per person per hour

4 people: US$ 8 per person per hour

Profile: This program is ideal for organizations that want to learn Spanish and experience cultural immersion.

Includes:

* Flexible hours and scheduling, adapted to the needs of the group

* Classes in groups, with a maximum of four people per group

* Two “real-life” language activities during class hours

* Study materials: book, workbook, readings

* Participation in Colibri Spanish School activities: Spanish language games, Nicaraguan food tasting, yoga, dancing, discussion groups on interesting topics such as the economic and political situation in the country, Nicaraguan history, the Sandinista Revolution, Coffee and Fair Trade, the feminist movement, women’s role in the national economy, organic agriculture, rural community tourism, human rights, etc.

Optional:

* Homestay with a Matagalpan family with three meals a day

* Five socio-cultural activities in Spanish adapted to the needs of the group

* Conversation about topics of interest: political and economic situation of the country, history of Nicaragua, juncture, the Sandinista Revolution, fair trade coffee, women's movement, women's role in the national economy, organic agriculture, rural community tourism, human rights, etc.

Note:

* Discounts are available for groups staying longer than five days. Discounts are also available for groups doing volunteer work in Matagalpa.up

 

Program 2: Spanish classes for brigades and volunteer groups

Baseline price for an individual:

* If the voluntary work is performed in more than one place, extra payment will be request.

Description: This program is designed for groups that want to combine Spanish classes with volunteer work in the afternoons. We provide volunteer options in social organizations and local study centers. Budget will vary according to the number of participants.

Includes:

* Group Spanish classes (2-4 people per group)

* Study materials: books, authentic exercises, readings

* Arrangements at volunteer location

* Two out-of-class activities during Spanish class hours

* Participation in Colibrí Spanish School activities: Spanish language games, traditional Nicaraguan food tasting, yoga, dancing, group forums on topics of interest, Latin American films, art workshops, recycling, etc.

* With this option, you the student design your own schedule according to your personal wants and needs. Options: * Homestay with a Matagalpan family with three meals a day

* Five socio-cultural activities in Spanish adapted to the needs of the group

* Conversation about topics of interest: political and economic situation of the country, history of Nicaragua, juncture, the Sandinista Revolution, fair trade coffee, women's movement, women's role in the national economy, organic agriculture, rural community tourism, human rights, etc.up

 

Program 3: Classes for children

Prices for children:

Up to 16 hours in total: US$ 10.00 per hour

16 or more hours in total: US$ 9.00 per hour

Group Classes for children: Baseline price for an individual in a given program

2 children US$ 8 per person per hour.

Description: These classes are characterized by a playful, dynamic and practical methodology with creative and dynamic learning materials for age groups between 4 and 13 years old. For children who write, we include writing and grammar classes. We offer highly personalized care (one on one classes recommended). Classes are completely in Spanish and while scheduling is flexible, we do not recommend periods longer than 3 hours for children under 5 years old.

Includes: Use of all educational and instructional materials such as picture books, puzzles, picture games, story creation materials like play-hod, stickers, toys, paints, colors, and papers. Nicaraguan children's games such as hopscotch, hide and seek, the chalupa (our own version), trust exercises, artistic crafts, dance classes, etc.up

 

Program 4: Online Classes

Prices:

Up to 16 hours in total: US$ 12.00 per hour

16 or more hours in total: US$ 10.00 per hour

Description: This program is intended for our alumni who wish to continue studying with Colibri Spanish School vía skype. Classes are focused on the development of communication abilities. Scheduling is arranged between teacher and student. Includes: * One-on-one online classes * Language tasks and correction.

 

Condition:

  • You have to pay 20% in advance of the total amount for reservation.up