Minilingua’s fun and interactive language clubs are the perfect way for children to take the first steps towards learning another language. Children as young as one year old can start their language learning journey with Minilingua!
In fact, the younger you start your children to learn a language, the better it is.
Wobblers & Toddlers
These classes are suitable for children aged 18 months+. We follow a multisensory teach-by-play curriculum and we create a fun and interactive atmosphere to introduce your child to the their first steps in language learning. All activities are designed for very young learners.
3 to 5 Years
This programme offers creative themed language classes to help your child build their confidence. At this stage children will be encouraged to develop their speaking skills through a number of engaging activities including: stories, play games, sing, and dance.
6 to 9 Years
Your child will acquire more words and more complex language structures, with opportunities to practice them in a variety of fun activities: arts-and-crafts, singing, dancing, and games. As they interact more with his teacher and classmates, your child’s fluency and confidence will grow.
9 to 11 Years
Our carefully selected resources and interactive activities help children reinforce vocabulary and language structures previously studied.Children sing songs, participate in educational games and interact in their chosen language from day one.
When can my child start learning a second language?
The younger your children are, the better it is to introduce them to a foreign language.
Which language to choose?
Here are the six foreign languages experts feel will best benefit kids for their futures: French, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian, Arabic, Russian.
Where can I find a Minilingua club?
Our popular language clubs are run in many schools as an after school activity. We also run a French and Spanish Saturday morning club in Lisburn. Please contact us for further information.
Can I stay with my child?
Parents should stay with their children in our Toddlers clubs only.
I am not bilingual, how can I help my child with their language learning journey?
Once your child joins Minilingua, we will provide you with a list of recommended websites, books and CDs to help you reinforce language learning at home. We also share tips and resources for parents on our Facebook page and our Blog.