LANGUAGE PROGRAM & STEM in Torrance, CA

Chinese Program
Ivy offers a comprehensive Chinese school program in both Simplified and Traditional formats. Students are placed according to their skill level in written and spoken Mandarin Chinese.

Beginning Chinese (1-3) introduces either the Pinyin transcription system or the Zhuyin phonetic symbol system. Students will learn basic vocabulary, including the names of foods, family members, time, dates, and animals. They will learn how to introduce themselves to other people as well as some Chinese traditions and cultural legends.

Intermediate Chinese (4-6) students learn traditional Chinese idioms as well as more advanced vocabulary. They will tackle challenging Chinese writing assignments and be able to carry on a long conversation, as well as use a Chinese dictionary.

Advanced Chinese (7-9) prepares students for the Chinese Language SAT Subject Test. By the end of the term, students should be able to easily translate between English and Chinese, know the differences in pronunciation between Taiwanese and Chinese Mandarin, and recognize many different characters and their meanings.

Chinese school is offered Friday afternoons during the school year and weekdays during the summer. One-on-one Chinese tutoring is also available upon request.

Spanish Program
The Ivy language classes help students expand their cultural horizons by developing their comprehension of a second or third language. Students enjoy daily immersion in the Spanish language, and increase their reading, writing, oral skills and aural aptitude.

STEM Electives:

Math Olympiad
The Math Olympiad classes are separated into two levels: Math Olympiad I and II. In these classes, students will receive extensive practice in solving mathematical problems which require deeper analysis. This program focuses on furthering mathematical strengths of students and developing their reasoning, logic, and number skills.

Machine Building & Programming
This program develops enthusiasm towards working with machines and electronics, through designing and building gadgets using a microcontroller. Students will also discover the ease and fun of learning how to program and build a circuit, using multiple types of components in various projects. This program is definitely a great portfolio for students interested in pursuing a career in Robotics and Engineering.

Java 4 Kids & Minecraft
Minecraft is a wildly popular game among elementary and middle schoolers. The game allows players to build constructions of textured cubes in a 3D world. In this program, students will learn how to use Java to write and run Minecraft mods. Students will create their own unique Minecraft mods using a professional Java development tool. By the end of this course, students will have further developed their creativity, strategy, problem-solving, and teamwork.

Photoshop & Photoshop 4 Kids
Photoshop is one of the most powerful and popular graphic editing software. In this day and age, Photoshop is becoming an essential skill for everyone. This program will help develop the student's artistic skills. Students will learn how to make various visual projects.

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