Greek Language & Culture for Kids 7-8

Who is this course for?

The course is aimed at children from 7 to 8 years old who are interested in learning the Greek Language as well as participating in other course related activities.

What you will learn in this course

Beginners Α (complete / absolute Beginners or with some exposure to the Greek language).

Students will be able to recognize, read and write the letters of the Alphabet, syllables and simple words.  Also, short sentences with the verb “to be”. They also will be able to recognize many memorized words, phrases and small sentences from their book and online classes. Moreover, they will be able to communicate on some familiar topics using words and phrases, structural patterns and simple sentences they have practiced and memorized (from book, songs, videos etc). They will have the ability to greet each other and use basic expressions to describe themselves and how they feel. 

Beginners Β (more fluent to Greek language or native speakers)

Students will be able to recognize, read and write at a faster pace all the letters of the Alphabet and diphthongs, syllables, and words. Also, short sentences with the verb to “be” and “have” Students will be able to communicate on familiar topics using easier short sentences with a variety of words and phrases and simple dialogues. They can read and write lists of words and memorized phrases and very simple sentences on familiar topics with teachers’ help.

Class textbooks: 

Kinder Book “Τα Ελληνικά μου” by Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. 

Papaloizos Publications, “Γειά Χαρά» with online interactive component

How much time will I spend per week?

The student will spend an average of 4-5 hours per week. Greek Language will be offered twice a week for a period of 1 ½ hours. The Greek Language class will be supplemented by other activities such as but not limited to dance, arts and crafts and a reading program. 

When does the course start and when is expected to be completed

Our Academic Year Starts The Last Week Of September and consists of 27-28 weeks. For exact dates please see the Calendar.

What are the prerequisites for this course?

There are no prerequisites for this course except good mood and a desire to learn.

Will there be an exam or some certification?

No. There are no exams in this course. Greek School Online will provide at the end of the course a certificate of successful attendance. Caution! If you wish to obtain a language proficiency certification from the Greek Language Center, look for the Ellinomatheia courses we offer

Greek Language 7-8 (Beginner-Intermediate-Advanced)

DURATION: 27 weeks
HOURS PER WEEK: 1-3 hours
MAX CLASS SIZE: 6 students

COURSE TYPE: E-CLASS – Private Tutoring Upon Request

AGES RANGE: 7-8 years old


*siblings discounts available

*$100 non-refundable cancellation fee