french classes children and teens

CHILDREN AND TEENS FRENCH IMMERSION CLASSES 

Learning a new language at an early age leads to an effortless pathway to creating a bilingual or trilingual child. Our French language classes for Kids & Teens are taught in an age-appropriate setting and non threatening environment, where students learn in fun ways. With only 5 to 8 students per class our  instructors provide students conversational and contextual learning through stories, games, songs, and age appropriate activities.

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KIDS FRENCH IMMERSION CLASSES 

    Cocos (1-2 y/o): A0

    These classes focus on a multi-sensory approach, feeding the curiosity of the children with their learning and French speaking environment 

      Filous (3-5): A0

      Preschoolers are encouraged to learn through creativity. AFD uses multiple intelligences for teaching and embracing the diversity of kids' skills.

        Petits (5-6 y/o): A1.1/1 – A1.1/5

        Fun and fully immersive classes. An age of transition with the process of reading and writing.

          Bambins (7-9 y/o): A1.2/1 – A1.2/5

          Immersive classes tailored to build a solid foundation in the four core areas : speaking, reading, writing and listening. 

            Grands (9-11 y/o): A1.1+ – A1.5+

            Immersive classes tailored to further a solid foundation in the four core areas : speaking, reading, writing and listening.

            TEENS FRENCH IMMERSION CLASSES 

            Champions (11-14 y/o): A1.1 – A1.3

            This after-school French club is designed for 11-14-year-olds who are complete or false beginners. The emphasis in A1.1 is on very basic conversational skills. At the end of the semester, students will be able to introduce themselves and others; they will be able to talk about their family, and express personal likes and dislikes. Culturally, they will learn about French greetings, French holidays, the names and geographic locations of various Francophone countries.

            Génies (11-14 y/o): A2.1 – A2.3

            At this level, students will develop conversational, pronunciation, grammar and writing skills. They will expand their cultural knowledge while reading the comic strip version of Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables. Upon completing Génies A2.1.3, students will be able to talk about their family, their friends, their school schedule, their hobbies as well as Victor Hugo’s life. They will be able to describe people, objects, cities, stores, etc. 

            Virtuoses (11-14 y/o) : B1.1 – B1.4

            The objective of this class is to develop listening, reading, speaking, confidence in oral expression and knowledge of culture. Because language learning necessarily includes a cultural component, in this class students will learn about French and Francophone cultures and current events.

            OUR COMMITMENTS TO YOU



            5 to 12 students per class



            Highly qualified native and fluent French-speaking Alliance Française French teachers



            Maximum opportunities for students to practice and use the French language with immediate results


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            ISD alumni

            Conversation
            This class is designed specifically for ISD alumni.  In this course, students will talk about current events, share their experiences at their new schools or any topic they would like to discuss with their classmates, participate in book clubs, and take part in francophone cultural events.  The goal is to keep up with their level of French, and stay connected with their ISD community, while attending high school.
            Pace: 2 hours over 11 weeks
            Teens

            ISD alumni

            Conversation
            This class is designed specifically for ISD alumni.  In this course, students will talk about current events, share their experiences at their new schools or any topic they would like to discuss with their classmates, participate in book clubs, and take part in francophone cultural events.  The goal is to keep up with their level of French, and stay connected with their ISD community, while attending high school.
            Pace: 2 hours over 11 weeks



            2022

            WINTER TERM

            Intensives
            1/2 - 1/8

            Classes
            1/9 - 3/26


            2022

            SPRING TERM

            Intensives
            3/27 - 4/2

            Classes
            4/3 - 6/18


            2022

            SUMMER TERM

            Intensives
            6/19 - 6/25

            Classes
            6/26 - 9/10
            No classes on May 30th and July 4th

            2022

            FALL TERM

            Intensives
            9/11 - 9/17

            Classes
            9/18 - 12/10
            No classes during Thanks Giving week (11/20-11/26)





            FREE PLACEMENT TEST

            If you have taken French before, we suggest you take our FREE placement test to ensure you start at the right level. You can take the test directly online.


            ONLINE PLACEMENT TEST


            After taking an online written test you will be prompted to schedule an oral test over the phone with our Education Coordinator.




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