We at Roots strive to provide a well-rounded linguistic education. We recognize that cultural comprehension is a fundamental piece of the language learning experience. For this reason, our programs extend beyond the classroom into many different environments and activities including culinary art classes, calligraphy workshops, improv classes, and more! To find out more about the cultural immersion opportunities provided by the academy, please see the information provided below.
From bastilla to zaalouk, get a taste of Morocco by cooking the most iconic local dishes! Learn about the history, traditions, and flavors of each recipe while you sample delicious foods from across the country.APPLY NOW
Study how each stitch and nail compose the rich cultural heritage of Morocco in this course. Known for its distinctive look, both traditional embroidery and carpentry tell a story of luxurious beauty influenced by the long history of Moroccan artisan skill.APPLY NOW
Explore the mind-body connection in a new and immersive program. This course is taught entirely in Arabic. Designed to align creativity with movement, this ashtanga program builds physical strength along with language skills.APPLY NOW
Calligraphy is a form of artistic of writing that embodies age-old tradition and style. Known as khatt in the Arabic language, calligraphy is an art that is deeply rooted in both Islamic and Arab history and culture. Roots is proud to offer workshops held by local scribes to teach students about the rich culture of Arabic calligraphy while also providing an immersive environment for the practice of Arabic writing and language skills.APPLY NOW