French For Parents 2018-03-07T09:47:57+00:00

Formation linguistique

French For Parents 


Keep up with your kids! Does your child learn French at an immersion school or a francophone program? Would you like to support your child’s studies and speak some French in your family, but your knowledge of French is too limited? The French for Parents program offers courses specifically developed for parents. The courses allow you to learn French on topics relating to daily family life, school, etc.

French as a second language: French course for parents

This French course for parents will allow participants to gain a solid understanding of grammar basics, vocabulary and pronunciation. A friendly environment in a workshop setting provides numerous opportunities to practice your language skills.

The method includes active situations of family activities, discussions between participants and with the teacher, role plays, and exercises of the study book.

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French for parents – Beginner 1

Reference:

110 FFPE

Level:

Beginner 1

Description:

The French for Parents program offers courses specifically developed for parents. The courses allow you to learn French on topics relating to daily family life, school, etc.

Course outlines:

  • Greetings & introductions
  • The alphabet
  • Trades & professions
  • Nationalities, countries and languages
  • Verbs : être, parler
  • Coming from and going to
  • Prepositions: à and de
  • First group verbs finishing in “er”
  • Interrogative words
  • Colours
  • Negation: ne
  • Parts of the face
  • Descriptions with être and avoir
  • Possessive adjectives
  • The Leblanc Family
  • Age
  • Numbers
  • The home
  • What is it? / Is it?

Prerequisites:

n/a

Length:

20 hours

Cost:

$199

french course for parents

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  • 98% of participants have improved their level of French.
  • 97% of participants feel more confident in their capacity to better support their children in their French learning

French for parents – Beginner 2

Reference:

120 FFPE

Level:

Beginner 2

Description:

The French for Parents program offers courses specifically developed for parents. The courses allow you to learn French on topics relating to daily family life, school, etc.

Course outlines:

  • Prepositions : où, sous, dans, sur…
  • School and the classroom
  • Days & months
  • Telling time
  • Seasons & the weather
  • Verbs : faire , aimer
  • Partitive adjectives
  • Sports
  • Transportation
  • Countries, provinces & cities
  • Travelling
  • Negative forms
  • The near future
  • Second group verbs finishing in “ir”
  • Interrogative words
  • Describing a meal

Prerequisites:

n/a

Length:

20 hours

Cost:

$199

Can’t find the course in your area?

If you live outside of Vancouver: follow the 3 easy steps to start a French for Parents group in your area

Step1

  • Gather a group of interested people (minimum of 6)
  • Make an arrangement with your child’s school principal to have free use if a classroom for the session

Step 2

  • Confirm with Educacentre College that you have a valid group (minimum of 6 and of similar level) as well as a classroom
  • The College will need the Principal’s as well as the students’ contacts (email and phone number). The Continuing Education coordinator will then help you with the registration process.
  • Educacentre College will then find the teacher for your group.

Step 3

  • The Class can begin!

Institutional Policies

Please make sure you have read our Institutional Policies regarding our French for Parents courses.