Confucius Kids' Classes

Be different - Learn Chinese.

Fall classes begin the week of Sept 3rd - 9, 2018.
Classes cost $60 for kids. Sign up today!

Late registration until September 18th.

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The Confucius Institute at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln offers fun Chinese language classes for kids ages 6 and up on Saturdays in Omaha and Sundays in Lincoln. Fall 2018 classes begin September 3rd. Our teachers specialize in teaching Chinese as a second language and geared towards non-heritage learners. These classes are not intended for native speakers or heritage learners (but of course they're still welcome). Classes cost $60. If you’re interested starting your son or daughter learning Chinese, sign up today online or download, print, and send in the paper form.

Please mail us a check or bring a check to the first day of class.

BEGINNING CHINESE

(CK 1)

CK 1 teaches Chinese to children in easy steps through storytelling and games.  This course is designed to engage children's interest with Chinese fables that also build basic vocabulary and phrases in Chinese and games that compel them to use what they learned.  Children should be able to develop a basic understanding of the Chinese language by having fun and learning more about Chinese culture, legends, and stories.

Registration fee: $60

Course Begins: Week of Sept 3rd

Saturday

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

University of Nebraska - Omaha

Peter Kiewit Institute TBA

or

Sunday

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Nebraska Hall TBA

INTERMEDIATE CHINESE (CK 2)

CK 2 teaches Chinese to children in easy steps through storytelling.  This course is designed  to engage children's interest with Chinese fables that also develop basic skills in listening, speaking, and reading Chinese. They will learn things like colors, animals, emotions, and simple sentences.

Registration fee: $60

Course Begins: Week of Sep 3rd

Saturday

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

University of Nebraska - Omaha

Peter Kiewit Institute TBA

or

Sunday

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Nebraska Hall TBA

ADVANCED CHINESE (CK 3)

In CK 3 students are instructed to achieve higher levels of capabilities in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Chinese.  Additional commonly used Chinese characters and phrases will be introduced to students to expand their vocabulary.  After this class, students will be able to conduct conversations related to their daily life circumstances in a wider range.

Registration fee: $60

Course Begins: Week of Sept 3rd

Saturday

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

University of Nebraska - Omaha

Peter Kiewit Institute  TBA

or

Sunday

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Nebraska Hall TBA