Program Overview

All of our classes are designed to be engaging and effective. We think the best way to learn a language is to be immersed in it and having fun. That fun is age dependent—meaning peek-a-boo for the infants and drama and art for the big kids.

  • Child & Caregiver Classes: Newborn to 4 Years

    From the time they’re born, babies are learning language–naturally! The youngest brains are primed to learn, and our native-speaking teachers immerse them in their language and culture. * The great news for parent...

  • Just Kids: 3-5 Years

    At this stage, kids are mastering their native language–irregular rules and all. They are picking up new vocabulary and ways to express themselves, and they naturally use these skills with their second language, too. ...

  • Elementary School: K-5th Grades

    "Learning a language is not just learning grammar and vocabulary…It is learning how to function in another culture, how to know a new community from the inside out." (MLA, 2003) Our Sponge elementary program has...

  • Summer Camps

    Being immersed in language all week is one of the best ways to learn. It’s like traveling to another country and back in a day. What do we do? We play games, cook, do arts and crafts, act out skits, play sports and ...

  • Tutoring

    Try as we might, sometimes even our extensive class offerings simply can’t meet the scheduling needs of busy parents and children! Or perhaps your child is an advanced language learner in need of customized language...

  • Online Classes

    Discover the world through language from the comfort of your home!  Join us for Sponge Online Classes in Spanish, Mandarin, French and Japanese. Designed for elementary age kids, our weekly 30-min instructor-led online...