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01 Summer Camp Glendale - Week 1 (SOLD OUT)

Price: $295.00

Start Date: July 16, 2018

Week 1 is SOLD OUT - Please contact us to be placed on wait list

Make Friends! Have Fun! All in Italian! All Levels Welcome! Our campers enjoy language arts, singing, music, outdoor fun, interactive games, arts & crafts and movement -all in Italian! Our passionate and experienced native speaking teachers serve as counselors as they lead campers from one great activity to the next. A week or more of our camp will definitely increase your child’s language ability! For children ages 4-10.

Dates:  July 16 - July 20

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Available Spaces: 0

02 Summer Camp Glendale - Week 2 (Sold Out)

Price: $295.00

Start Date: July 23, 2018

Week 2 is SOLD OUT - Please contact us to be placed on wait list

Make Friends! Have Fun! All in Italian! All Levels Welcome! Our campers enjoy language arts, singing, music, outdoor fun, interactive games, arts & crafts and movement -all in Italian! Our passionate and experienced native speaking teachers serve as counselors as they lead campers from one great activity to the next. A week or more of our camp will definitely increase your child’s language ability! For children ages 4-10.

Dates:  July 23 - July 27

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Available Spaces: 0

03 Summer Camp Laguna Beach - Two Days

Price: $120.00

Start Date: July 30, 2018

Make Friends! Have Fun! All in Italian! All Levels Welcome! Our campers enjoy language arts, singing, music, outdoor fun, interactive games, arts & crafts and movement -all in Italian! Our passionate and experienced native speaking teachers serve as counselors as they lead campers from one great activity to the next. A week or more of our camp will definitely increase your child’s language ability! For children ages 4-10.

Dates:  July 30 - August 3
(you will be asked to indicate days on enrollment form that will be sent to you)

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Available Spaces: 6

01 Summer Camp Laguna Beach - Full Week

Price: $295.00

Start Date: July 30, 2018

Make Friends! Have Fun! All in Italian! All Levels Welcome! Our campers enjoy language arts, singing, music, outdoor fun, interactive games, arts & crafts and movement -all in Italian! Our passionate and experienced native speaking teachers serve as counselors as they lead campers from one great activity to the next. A week or more of our camp will definitely increase your child’s language ability! For children ages 4-10.

Dates:  July 30 - August 3

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Available Spaces: 19

02 Summer Camp Laguna Beach - Three Days

Price: $180.00

Start Date: July 30, 2018

Make Friends! Have Fun! All in Italian! All Levels Welcome! Our campers enjoy language arts, singing, music, outdoor fun, interactive games, arts & crafts and movement -all in Italian! Our passionate and experienced native speaking teachers serve as counselors as they lead campers from one great activity to the next. A week or more of our camp will definitely increase your child’s language ability! For children ages 4-10.

Dates:  July 30 - August 3
(you will be asked to indicate days on enrollment form that will be sent to you)

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Available Spaces: 2

03 Parlo Italiano I - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Parlo Italiano I (“I Speak Italian”) is a beginning immersion course for kids 6 to 12 years old with zero to very little knowledge of Italian that focuses on developing communication skills, including reading and writing, through fun activities, role play, storytelling, music, and games. Only Italian is spoken in class. Enrolling students must already be able to read and write.

There will be a ten minute break at 10:50 am.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

05 Parlo Italiano III - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Parlo Italiano III (“I Speak Italian”), is a high intermediate level immersion course for kids 8 to 12 years old who have completed at least two sessions of Parlo Italiano II or who have the prior approval of the teacher. This course builds on increased exposure to grammatical structures in order to build confidence in communicative abilities, growing vocabulary, and improving listening, reading, writing, and pronunciation. Only Italian will be spoken in class.

There will be a ten minute break at 10:50 am.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

10 Adult Intermediate II - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Adult Intermediate II is designed for students who have an established low intermediate knowledge of Italian. The course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Intermediate I. Throughout fifteen weeks, while implementing new vocabulary regarding "health and fitness," "work" and "the home and house hunting," students will begin to  learn the imperativo, futuro semplice and congiuntivo verb tenses, as well as grammatical structures such as comparing two or more objects by using the comparativo and superlativo, and grow their understanding and use of adverbs and adjectives. At the end of the course, we hope to build a student's knowledge to be able to confidently express future intentions, describe events in the past, present and future, make comparisons, express disappointment, express a hypothetical situations, and give an opinion on a given topic of conversation.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 11:45 am to 1:15 pm

02 Piccoli Amici - West LA

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Piccoli Amici (“Little Friends”), is a child-only language immersion style class for kids ages 3 to 5 years old that focuses on building vocabulary with an emphasis on communication and early writing and reading skills through games, arts and crafts, stories, songs and imaginative play. Only Italian will be spoken in class. $10 material fee not include

There will be a 10-minute break for a snack at 10:15 am.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 /  Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 / Nov.  3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8 (No class Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 9:00 am to 10:30 am

08 Adult Beginning II - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Adult Beginning II is designed for students who have an established low beginning knowledge of Italian. The course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Beginning I. Throughout fifteen weeks, while implementing new vocabulary regarding "hobbies and pastimes," and "vacation and travel," this course furthers students' familiarity with the present tense -ire verb conjugation, covers articles, prepositions, adjectives and the model verbs, piacere, potere, venire, andare, dovere and sapere.  At the end of the course, we hope to build a student's knowledge to be able to confidently speak about their interests, tastes, and preferences, ask the time, reserve a hotel room and describe people and places.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 11:45 am to 1:15 pm

07 Adult Beginning I - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Adult Beginning I is designed for students with zero to low knowledge of Italian. This introductory 15-week course follows a standard curriculum for a beginner. Students will learn about greetings and introductions, pluralizing, subject pronouns, the tu/Lei distinction, the Italian sound system, numbers etc., while covering basic present tense verb families as well as using adjectives and irregular verbs such as essere and avere and chiamarsi. This course aims to develop students’ basic communicative skills through learning vocabulary and grammar in order to be able to use and respond to everyday expressions in simple conversations.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 11:45 to 1:15 pm

04 Parlo Italiano II - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Parlo Italiano II (“I Speak Italian”), is a low intermediate level immersion course for kids 6 to 12 years old who have completed at least two sessions of Parlo Italiano I or who have the prior approval of the teacher. This course emphasizes communicative abilities and vocabulary building as well as listening, reading, writing, pronunciation and basic grammar skills. Only Italian will be spoken in class. Enrolling students must already be able to read and write.

There will be a ten minute break at 10:50 am.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

09 Pre-Intermediate I - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Pre-Intermediate I is designed for students who have an established high beginning knowledge of Italian. The course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Beginning II. Throughout fifteen weeks, while implementing new vocabulary regarding "daily life and weather," "flavors of Italy," "food and shopping," and "family," students will learn the passato prossimo, how to use direct pronouns, possessive adjectives and reflexive verb tenses.  At the end of the course, we hope to build a student's knowledge to be able to confidently speak about events that have happened in the past, time spent on vacation, and family.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 11:45 am to 1:15 pm

02 Piccoli Amici - Burbank

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Piccoli Amici (“Little Friends”), is a child-only language immersion style class for kids ages 3 to 5 years old that focuses on building vocabulary with an emphasis on communication and early writing and reading skills through games, arts and crafts, stories, songs and imaginative play. Only Italian will be spoken in class. $10 material fee not included.

There will be a 10-minute snack break at 10:50 am.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

01 Primi Passi - West LA

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Primi Passi (“First Steps”) is a fun-filled language immersion “Parent and Me” style class for children 14 - 35 months  that includes songs, arts & crafts, and games to engage the children while teaching them Italian. Only Italian will be spoken in class. $10 material fee not included.

There will be a 10-minute break for a snack at 12:00 pm.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 /  Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 / Nov.  3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8 (No class Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm

03 Parlo Italiano I - West LA

Price: $395.00

Start Date: August 25, 2018

Parlo Italiano I (“I Speak Italian”) is an immersion course for kids 7 to 12 years old that have zero to a low beginning knowledge of Italian or who have completed Piccoli Amici and have the prior approval of the teacher, that focuses on developing communication skills, including reading and writing, through fun activities, role play, storytelling, music, and games. Only Italian is spoken in class. Enrolling students must already be able to read and write.

Class Dates: Aug. 25 / Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 /  Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 / Nov.  3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8 (No class Nov. 24)

Time: Saturdays from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

01 Adult Beginning Ia- Online

Price: $250.00

Start Date: August 27, 2018

Beginning Ia is the first course in a two-course Beginning I series that is designed for beginners with little or no Italian language background. Our goal during this 8-week online course is to create a solid foundation in the fundamentals of Italian. Classes will be held in a virtual classroom with a native Italian speaker who has experience teaching Italian in traditional and online settings. Learn the language of love, art, food and more!

Class Dates: Aug. 27 / Sept. 10, 17, 24 / Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 (no class Sept. 3)

Time: Mondays 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm PST

05 Ragazzi Italiani I - Online (Tues)

Price: $250.00

Start Date: August 28, 2018

Ragazzi Italiani I (Italian Teens) is designed for middle and high school students, ages 12 to 16 years, who have a pre-intermediate knowledge of Italian and wish to develop communicative competence in reading, listening, writing and speaking while exploring multiple aspects of  Italian society, literature, history and culture. Students in this class will also learn and practice skills which will be useful to eventually take the SAT® and AP® exams. Please note that space in this class is limited to six students.

Class Dates: Aug. 28 / Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25 / Oct. 2, 9, 16

Time: Tuesdays from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

02 Adult Beginning IIa - Online

Price: $250.00

Start Date: August 28, 2018

Beginning IIa is the first course in a two-course Beginning II series that is designed for beginners with low level knowledge of Italian. Our goal during this 8-week online course is to continue to build vocabulary while cementing confidence while using the present tense. At the end of the course, we hope to build a student’s knowledge to be able to confidently speak about their interests, tastes, and preferences.

Class Dates: Aug. 28 / Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25 / Oct. 2, 9, 16

Time: Tuesdays 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm PST

06 Ragazzi Italiani II - Online (Wed)

Price: $250.00

Start Date: August 29, 2018

Ragazzi Italiani II (Italian Teens) is designed for middle and high school students, ages 12 to 16 years, who have already taken Ragazzi Italiani I for several sessions and have the prior approval of the teacher, and heritage speakers with a strong intermediate knowledge of Italian and the prior approval of the teacher. This course seeks to develop communicative competence in reading, listening, writing and speaking while exploring multiple aspects of  Italian society, literature, history and culture. Students in this class will also learn and practice skills which will be useful to eventually take the SAT® and AP® exams. Please note that space in this class is limited to six students.

Class Dates: Aug. 29 / Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26 / Oct. 3, 10, 17

Time: Wednesdays from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

03 Adult Intermediate Ia - Online

Price: $250.00

Start Date: August 30, 2018

Intermediate Ia is the first course in a two-course Intermediate I series that is designed for students who have an established high pre-intermediate knowledge of Italian. Our goal during this 8-week online course is to build a student’s knowledge to be able to confidently express future intentions, describe events in the past, present and future and make comparisons.

Class Dates: Aug. 30 / Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27 / Oct. 4, 11, 18

Time: Thursdays 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm PST

04 Advanced Ia - Online

Price: $250.00

Start Date: August 30, 2018

Advanced I is the first course in a two-course Advanced I session designed for students who have an established high intermediate knowledge of Italian. During this 8-week course students will learn to express a hypothesis and explore agreement between time frame and verb family while building a student’s vocabulary to be able to confidently make analogies and express an opinion in support or against a topic of conversation. This course will include a cultural component that explores Italian cinema, music and art.

Class Dates: Aug. 30 / Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27 / Oct. 4, 11, 18

Time: Thursdays 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm PST

02 Piccoli Amici - Orange County

Price: $235.00

Start Date: September 1, 2018

Piccoli Amici (“Little Friends”), is a child-only language immersion style class for kids ages 3 to 5 years old that focuses on building vocabulary with an emphasis on communication and early writing and reading skills through games, arts and crafts, stories, songs and imaginative play. Only Italian will be spoken in class. $10 material fee not included.

There will be a 10-minute snack break at 9:45 am.

Class Dates: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 (no class Oct. 13)

Time: Saturdays from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm

01 Primi Passi - Orange County

Price: $235.00

Start Date: September 1, 2018

Primi Passi (“First Steps”) is a fun-filled “Parent and Me” style class taught in Italian for kids ages 3 and under that combines singing, movement, story time, music, vocabulary games, arts & crafts, and fun interactive exercises to encourage a love for the language from a very young age.

There will be a 10-minute snack break at 9:45 am.

Class Dates: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 (no class Oct. 13)

Time: Saturdays from 9:00 am to 10:30 am

04 Parlo Italiano II - Orange County

Price: $235.00

Start Date: September 1, 2018

Parlo Italiano II (“I Speak Italian”) is an intermediate level immersion course for kids 7 to 12 years old who have completed Parlo Italiano I and have the prior approval from the teacher. This course emphasizes communicative abilities and vocabulary building as well as listening, reading, writing, pronunciation and basic grammar skills. Only Italian will be spoken in class.

Class Dates: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 (no class Oct. 13)

Time: Saturdays from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm

05 Adult Beginning I - Orange County

Price: $235.00

Start Date: September 1, 2018

Adult Beginning I is designed for students with zero to low knowledge of Italian. This introductory 8-week course follows a standard curriculum for a beginner. Students will learn about greetings and introductions, pluralizing, subject pronouns, the tu/Lei distinction, the Italian sound system, numbers etc., while covering basic present tense verb families. This course aims to develop students’ basic communicative skills through learning vocabulary and grammar in order to be able to use and respond to everyday expressions in simple conversations.

Class Dates: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 (no class Oct. 13)

Time: Saturdays from 9:00 am to 10:30 am

03 Parlo Italiano I - Orange County

Price: $235.00

Start Date: September 1, 2018

Parlo Italiano I (“I Speak Italian”) is a language immersion course designed for kids 6 to 12 years old who have zero to low knowledge of Italian. The course focuses on developing communication skills, including reading and writing, through fun activities, role play, storytelling, music, and games. Only Italian is spoken in class. Enrolling students must already be able to read and write.

Dates: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 (no class Oct. 13)

Time: Saturdays from 9:00 am to 10:30 am

07 Adult Intermediate I - Orange County

Price: $235.00

Start Date: September 1, 2018

Intermediate I is designed for students who have an established high pre-intermediate knowledge of Italian. The course begins with a review of the main points that were taught in Pre-Intermediate II. During this 8-week course students will begin to  learn the imperativo and futuro semplice verb tenses, as well as grammatical structures such as comparing two or more objects by using the comparativo and superlativo, and grow their understanding and use of adverbs and adjectives.

Class Dates: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 (no class Oct. 13)

Time: Saturdays from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm

01 Primi Passi - Burbank

Price: $290.00

Start Date: September 22, 2018

Primi Passi (“First Steps”) is a fun-filled language immersion “Parent and Me” style class for children 14 - 35 months  that includes songs, arts & crafts, and games to engage the children while teaching them Italian. Only Italian will be spoken in class. $10 material fee not included.

There will be a 10-minute snack break at 10:50 am.

Class Dates:  Sept. 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24) - Only Primi Passi and Teatro will start on Sept. 22. All other classes start on Aug. 25

Time: Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

06 Italian Children's Theater - Burbank

Price: $290.00

Start Date: September 22, 2018

Fondazione Italia is excited to be able to offer an Italian Children's Theater class! Kids ages 7–13 will be able to experience the mythical and wonderful world of theater by learning about the rich and deep cultural heritage of Commedia dell’ Arte, the traditional Italian form of masked theater. There will be a performance at the end of the session. This class is taught entirely in Italian.  Material fee not included.

Class Dates: Sept. 22, 29 / Oct. 6, 20, 27 / Nov. 3, 10, 17 / Dec. 1, 8, 15 (no class Oct. 13 & Nov. 24) Only Primi Passi and Teatro will start on Sept. 22. All other classes start on Aug. 25

Time: Saturday from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm