Mandarin Kindergarten & 1st Grade
The Jump! Immersion School is a language immersion school dedicated to preparing your child for the global future!
Program Info & Curriculum Outline
The Jump! Immersion Kindergarten & First Grade Advantage
The Jump! Immersion School is a language immersion school dedicated to preparing your child for the global future! Learning a second language has been shown to provide numerous advantages:
Language learning correlates with higher academic achievement on standardized test measures.
(Armstrong, P.W., & Rogers, J.D. (1997). Basic Skills Revisted: the Effects of Foreign Language Instruction on Reading, Math and Language Arts. Learning Languages 2(3), 20-31.)
There is a correlation between bilingualism and memory skills.
(Kormi-Nouri, R., Moniri, S., & Nilsson, L. (2003). Episodic And Semantic Memory in Bilingual and Monolingual Children. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 44(1), 47 – 54, from PsycINFO database)
Learning a second language challenges children, resulting in better cognitive flexibility and creative thinking skills.
(Therese Sullivan Caccavale, President of the National Network for Early Language Learning)
Our Mandarin Chinese language track provides Mandarin Chinese fluency and has a rigorous academic focused curriculum taught by native speaking Mandarin Chinese teachers. Each child leaves our program with a strong academic core consisting of: Singapore Math, Character Writing, Language Arts including English, Public Speaking in both Spanish and English, Science, Technology, Social Studies, Physical Education, Library and Art.
Our program promotes independence, collaboration, creativity and the ability to goal set which sets the framework for successful academic achievements!
Our teachers share their love of their country, passion for education, customs and native speaking dialect with each child! Our program provides the advantages of Mandarin Chinese fluency and a strong English Language Arts component to help each child reach their full academic potential in both languages. We offer small class sizes, differentiated learning, individualized attention and one-on-one instruction (when required) to prepare your child for Global success!