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Students will learn to construct simple phrases in French. Topics related to their everyday life will allow students to introduce themselves and others, to describe their environment, to express their feelings and tastes. They will also discover more verbal phrases and to approach future tense and the sense of formality in French language. All activities are conducted mainly in French with an immersive approach.
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FALL20 - Les Tortues Fast Track [9-12y, WED & SAT, Online]

Product Code: 4047-YOUTH-9-12y-A1-WED-SAT 2020

Age Group CHILDREN & YOUTH
Type Youth (9-12) General French
Session 2020 - FALL
Pace Regular
Level A1 Beginner
Youth A1.1 (Les Tortues 1)
Schedules 16 Sep 2020 to 21 Nov 2020
  • Wednesday and Saturday - 2:30pm to 3:30pm at Online > Virtual Classroom 4 (Aurélia Graf-Bosko)
Note: Please keep in mind that each youth class starts in September and takes place over three terms, until June. The school year 2020/2021 will take place 100% online. Online courses are limited to six students. If the course is full, please let us know your interest, and we will try to open an additional class.

Les Tortues Fast Track (A1) is designed for 9-12y-old students who have English reading and writing skills but are new to French. During three quarters, along with the textbooks and workbooks “Les Loustics 1” and “Les Loustics 2”, as well as various action-oriented and creative activities, students will cover the first level of the language. They will learn to introduce themselves and others, to describe their environment, to express their feelings and tastes, to talk about plans and to discover the sense of formality in French language. The workbooks offer a progressive introduction of writing. All activities are conducted mainly in French with an immersive approach.
• Prerequisite: None. This class is for complete beginners. Any prior exposure to French? Please take a placement test: https://www.afseattle.org/placement-tests/
• Textbook & workbook (not included in tuition): “Les Loustics 1” & “Les Loustics 2”
• Next course: Les Pingouins 1 – A2.1 level (Fall 2021)
• Educational Program Policies & Procedures: https://www.afseattle.org/about/policies/
A valid registration fee is required in order to enroll in this course (members are exempt).
Objectives

Objectives of level A1:
- understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases.
- introduce yourself and others, ask and answer questions about personal details such as where they live, people they know, and things they have.
- interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Required Course Material
$50.00 USD
Les Loustics 1 (textbook + workbook)
 
$50.00 USD
Les Loustics 2 (textbook + workbook)
 
$400.00 USD
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