This class deepens students' understanding of German grammar and culture. Students will read short books and write short essays. Classes are 135 minutes long (three 45-min periods with two 15-min breaks). A textbook is provided. This class is not appropriate for children with no prior knowledge of German. If you are interested in German language classes for your middle schooler, please contact us and we will work out a bridging arrangement with you. This class meets a total of 30 times during the school year. There will be no class during the usual school holidays. Additional Saturdays when the class does not meet will be communicated after the session starts.