Corsi di inglese per bambini in partenza! – Ottobre 2020

Da ottobre Scrambled Eggs apre anche per i vostri bambini! I corsi di gruppo con insegnanti madrelingua inglesi sono ormai alle porte!

Al giorno d’oggi apprendere la lingua inglese è essenziale, e specialmente in una città come Milano – frenetica e culturalmente ricca – l’inglese è diventato più una necessità che un’abilità extra. Perché allora non approfittarne per far imparare correttamente l’inglese a vostro figlio già in tenera età?
D’altro canto è risaputo, quando siamo piccoli siamo come spugne, ed è probabile che con delle lezioni extra di inglese – in cui verrà seguito da dei veri insegnanti madrelingua qui da Scrambled Eggs – il vostro bambino avrà sicuramente una marcia in più un domani!
L’elasticità di un cervello giovanissimo è qualcosa che va stimolata periodicamente, e noi siamo qui per aiutarvi!

Il metodo d’insegnamento di Scrambled Eggs English School Milan – che si basa su elementi di conversazione della lingua e preferisce l’utilizzo di un inglese pratico rispetto a uno studio rigoroso della grammatica – è il miglior modo per esporre i bambini all’inglese e godere delle lezioni come fossero un’attività di tempo libero più che un compito a cui i loro genitori li spingono.

I nostri insegnanti madrelingua inglese propongono lezioni dinamiche e interattive che animano il modo in cui i bambini imparano. Le nostre lavagne interattive multimediali aiutano a stimolare le loro menti e lasciar correre spontanea la loro immaginazione nello stesso momento in cui apprendono parole nuove e migliorano la lingua.

In cima a questo, il nostro staff è composto da insegnanti di inglese altamente qualificati che hanno una vasta esperienza d’insegnamento della lingua ai bambini. Con la nostra vibrante energia e il nostro approccio innovativo, i vostri figli non vorranno mai più smettere di imparare l’inglese!

Alcune informazioni riguardo il nostro corso d’inglese per bambini in partenza ad ottobre:

  • 10 incontri da due ore ciascuno dilazionati in 10 settimane, per un totale di 20 ore, da inizio Ottobre a metà Dicembre.
  • I gruppi saranno composti da un minimo di 3 bambini a un massimo di 5.

Impostazione dei corsi:

Età 4 e 5 anni

Arrivo a Scrambled Eggs dalle 16.30, lezione dalle 17.00 alle 18.30, con snack e merenda fornite da noi.

Età 6 e 7 anni

Arrivo a Scrambled Eggs dalle 16.30, lezione dalle 17.00 alle 18.30, con snack e merenda fornite da noi.

Età 8 e 9 anni

Arrivo a Scrambled Eggs dalle 16.30, lezione dalle 17.00 alle 18.30, con snack e merenda fornite da noi.

*Giorni da stabilire in base alle necessità e alle richieste di studenti e genitori.

Costo del corso: 225 €

 

Che aspetti allora? Prenota un incontro conoscitivo gratuito direttamente qui a scuola; e vedrai che in un futuro tuo figlio ti ringrazierà!

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History Time: On this day 1492 Christopher Columbus travels to America

On this day in 1492, the Italian explorer Christopher Columbus left Spain to sail across the Atlantic ocean. He thought he would find Asia, but instead he made the first European discovery of America…

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Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus is the name of a man most people know for his explorations during the 15th century. Columbus was an Italian explorer who was financed by the Spanish royalty to compete with the Portuguese in the “Age of Exploration”. During that era, ships sailing to Asia took long and dangerous routes. Explorers that were sent out to sea were also asked to find new lands and bring wealth back to the country they represented.

The Atlantic Ocean

Columbus made four trips across the Atlantic Ocean: 1492, 1493, 1498 and 1502. On one voyage he was searching for India, and when he landed in America, he thought it was India and called the people “Indians.” The 15th and 16th centuries were together called the “Age of Exploration,” and with newly designed ships, many countries were sending explorers out to find spices, gold, and other items from Africa and Asia. Spain and Portugal led the way with the most ships and explorers and it was during this time that Christopher Columbus was given ships to sail to unknown territory to claim land for Spain.

Early Years 

He was born on October 31, 1451, in Genoa, Italy, and began sailing when he was just a teenager. Columbus was married to Felipa Moniz Perestrelo, in 1477 who later died while giving birth in 1485. In his early life, Columbus studied cartography, mathematics, astronomy, and navigation. These lessons were valuable for his future voyages.

Columbus had different ideas

The Portuguese had figured out a way to make the sailing route to Asia shorter, but Columbus had a different idea. He believed he could sail across the Atlantic instead of around the African Cape of Good Hope, and then he planned his voyages. Columbus thought that the people who calculated the circumference of the Earth were wrong. He thought it was smaller than the experts said and that an easier journey was possible. Soon he realised he was incorrect, but it did bring him to other successes. Columbus approached both the Portuguese and the English to accomplish his ideas, but only Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castile, monarchs of Spain were interested. Their goal was more land, riches, and expansion of the Catholic religion, and they believed that Columbus had the right ideas. Columbus made an agreement with the Spanish monarchs to keep ten percent of the riches he could find as well as having a Spanish noble title, and to be the governor of any lands that he discovered.

Discoveries in 1492

1492 is the famous year that Columbus launched the ships named the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria, with the objective to find a shorter route to the East Indies. The first landing was on one of the islands in the Bahamas. Columbus and the three ships sailed for months from one island to the next in the Caribbean. At this point, they were searching for riches like gold, silver, precious stones and spices. By 1493 Columbus had to leave some of the men from the ships behind in a place they called Hispaniola; (today’s Haiti and the Dominican Republic) so he could return to Spain.

Detailed diary

Columbus kept a very detailed diary of the first voyage, writing about everything from daily life with the crew to animals they saw. The diary includes very racist impressions of local island people. Six months later Columbus began another voyage to America. His voyage to find riches was a failure but he brought 500 slaves back to Queen Isabella. To the surprise of Columbus, Isabella did not want to take the slaves as she thought these people were Spanish subjects.

What happened in 1498

By 1498 Columbus was on his third voyage and this time he stopped at the mainland of South America and Trinidad. When he sailed back to Hispaniola, the colonists had revolted and the native Taino population had all been killed. Columbus was arrested and returned to Spain in chains, where he was cleared of charges in 1502 but lost his noble title. The last voyage for the old Columbus took his ship to Panama, only miles from the Pacific Ocean. After storms damaged two of the four ships, he abandoned them and returned to Spain where he died in 1506.

 

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