Patricia is from a French-speaking family in Brussels, Belgium. She moved to Boston in 1997, but continues to meet her family in France every summer as they have always done. After taking classes in early childhood education, she fell in love with empowering children through learning.
Classes Recently Taught
Our youngest students encounter French for the first time or continue their discovery of the language through nursery rhymes, stories, and games. Children are encouraged to listen, move and speak a little.Read More
Building on previous exposure to French children with native or near-native French skills are encouraged to express themselves, both orally and in writing, across a range of fun and creative activities.Read More
Our new class for children ages 8-10 delves into the fundamentals of spelling and grammar in French. Ideal for children from French-speaking families schooled in the American system, the class is designed to build students’ skills and confidence in expressing themselves in writing.Read More
At this age, children are encouraged to learn through creativity. These classes focus on a multi-sensory approach, feeding the curiosity of the children with their learning and French speaking environment. It is also a great time for parents to spend quality time with their little one!Read More
Children learning French as a foreign language will develop their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through games, role-plays and characters from the Zig Zag 3 + textbook.Read More