Fáilte mhór chuig ár múinteoir nua, Elaine Ní Chiarba! Elaine will be teaching the Introductory and Intermediate classes that begin later this month, and we are delighted to have her join the LIWM team. You can read Elaine’s bio and details of the upcoming classes below.
Is as Contae Chill Chainnigh ó dhúchas í Elaine Ní Chiarba. D’fhreastail sí ar Choláiste na Tríonóide i mBaile Átha Cliath in Éirinn agus bhain sí céim mháistreachta amach sa Teangeolaíocht Fheidhmeach sa bhliain 2011. Tá a lán taithí aici i réimse an oideachais agus d’oibrigh sí mar mhúinteoir i dtíortha éagsula mar shampla An Fhrainc, An Chóiré Theas, An Spáinn, Maracó agus Sasana. Tá Elaine ag tnúth go mór le aithne a chur ar a cuid mac léinn nua agus le Gaeilge a mhúineadh i Washington DC.
Elaine Kirby is originally from County Kilkenny, Ireland. She attended Trinity College Dublin and completed an M.Phil. in Applied Linguistics in 2011. She has experience teaching in many different countries: France, South Korea, Spain, Morocco and England. She is really looking forward to getting to know her new students and to teaching Irish in Washington DC.
NEW Rang 1 Introductory Course
This is a 6-week course for those who have never learned Irish. It is an enjoyable yet challenging introduction to conversational Irish: by the end of this course, students will be able to introduce themselves and talk about their family life, where they live, occupation, likes/dislikes, hobbies, numbers, tell the time, days of the week and more!
Dates: Tuesday Jan 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 5. Time: 6:15 – 7:30pm.
Register now. Class booklet and binder included.
NEW Rang 2 Intermediate Course
This course is designed for anyone who has completed the Rang 1 Introductory course, but not sitting a TEG examination in May 2013. Here you will build your vocabulary, conversation skills and confidence in speaking Irish. In this 6-week course we will be covering the following topics: Prepositions, Emotions, Weather, The Verbal Noun, Food and Drink.
Dátaí: An Mháirt Jan 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar 5. Am: 7:40 – 9:00pm.
Class booklet included. FULL