ESL Supplementary Classes



Advanced Conversation

This course is students will increase fluency and accuracy in spoken English and improve their understanding and use of American English idioms.

Students will participate in lively discussions on a wide variety of topics. 



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033201
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room D3
18 - &up Kyle 8/27 - 10/17 Tu Th 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View
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033202
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room D3
18 - &up Kyle 10/22 - 12/19 Tu Th 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View

Advanced Grammar
This course will cover the rules of grammar governing the parts of speech and their functions. There will be a presentation of the verb tenses and their use. Regular and irregular verbs will be explained as well as gerunds, infinitives, and participles. The modals and moods will be presented and contrasted with auxiliary verbs. Noun clauses, adjective clauses, adverb clauses, and their phrasal forms will be studied. In every session, practice exercises will be done and corrected in class. Some practice exercises will be assigned for homework.

Textbook: Understanding and Using English Grammar, Vol A, B. Azar & S. Hagen

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031101
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room E4
18 - &up Kaypaghian 8/27 - 10/17 Tu Th 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View
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031102
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room E4
18 - &up Kaypaghian 10/22 - 12/19 Tu Th 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View

Beginning Conversation

• First level conversational, listening and speaking
• Students need to have at least some basic
   conversation skills
• An ideal class for Beginning High ESL students.
• Class offers a variety of activities



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031301
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room E3
18 - &up Reedy 8/26 - 10/14 Mo We 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View
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031302
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room E3
18 - &up Reedy 10/21 - 12/18 Mo We 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View

Citizenship

This course will help students gain an understanding of the process to achieve U.S. citizenship.Students will develop the knowledge, skills, and the confidence necessary to complete the naturalization process and pass the oral interview. In addition, the knowledge obtained from the course about U.S. History, Government, and the political process will allow students to acquire the abilities to participate fully as citizens and community members.

Finally, classroom activities will help students enhance their english reading, writing,listening, and speaking skills.

Prerequisite: Students must be at Beginning High,Intermediate or Advanced level. Also, they must have been legal residents of the U.S. for at least 3 years (or 1 year if married to a U.S. citizen)



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032001
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room E3
18 - &up Reedy 8/26 - 10/7 Mo 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM $0.00 View
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032002
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room E3
18 - &up Reedy 10/21 - 12/16 Mo 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM $0.00 View

Computer Basics for ESL Students, Part 1

Do you want to start at the beginning?

This is the class for you!

• Mouse Tutorial

• Typing tutorial

• Email 101

• Troubleshooting



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033501
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room K1
18 - &up Kodi 9/4 - 10/17 We Th 05:00 PM - 06:45 PM $69.00 View

Computer Basics for ESL Students, Part 2
• Online Safety
• Tips on Scams, Spam and Malware.
• Google Drive and Docs

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034601
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room K1
18 - &up Kodi 10/23 - 12/19 We Th 05:00 PM - 06:45 PM $69.00 View

Conversations about TED Talks

Improve your speaking fluency, vocabulary, and listening skills while enjoying our discussions on a variety of engaging topics.

Recommended for Advanced ESL students.



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032901
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room D7
18 - &up Gitter 8/30 - 10/11 Fr 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM $99.00 View
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032902
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room D7
18 - &up Gitter 10/25 - 12/20 Fr 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM $99.00 View

Intermediate Conversation

• Communicate more easily in English.

• Learn new listening skills and participate in lively discussions on a variety of topics

• Improve your pronunciation and grammar, learn useful vocabulary and idioms, and understand America culture more.

• Communicate better in school, work and social situations.



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032701
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room D3
18 - &up Kyle 8/26 - 10/14 Mo We 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View
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032702
Santa Clara Adult Education
Room D3
18 - &up Kyle 10/21 - 12/18 Mo We 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM $139.00 View