For Kids & Teens
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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
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
Through oral and written comprehension as well as speaking and writing exercises, students acquire the linguistic tools they will need to effectively communicate in a variety of contexts.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
Young children learning French as a foreign language develop their speaking and listening skills through role-plays and other fun activities in this dynamic full-immersion language class. Prior French experience is required for this class.Read More
This class improves all aspects of a child’s native or near-native French skills through a wide range of fun activities including debates, role-plays, writing activities and readings of short stories and French literature.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 1 textbook.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
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 2 textbook.Read More
Creative Learning Classes
There are no Creative Learning Classes matching your selection.
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
Ages 7 through 17
For a truly personalized approach to French, we offer one-on-one private lessons for children. Our teachers use a variety of media to cater to each child's specific learning styles while focusing on oral comprehension and speaking as well as reading and writing for older children. Lessons are available in a variety of formats and are tailored to non-native and native speakers based on their proficiency level.Read More
Why take classes at the French Cultural Center?
We're a language school
We belong to the largest network of French language and cultural centers in the world, with 1,200 chapters in 112 countries (including 140 chapters in the US).Read More
We're a library
The second largest private French library in the country with over 25,000 volumes, including books, periodicals, films and CDs. We are your best source for French literature in New England. Online library offerings.Read More
We're a cultural center
We offer over 100 programs each year, including art openings, author presentations, food and wine events, lectures and conversation groups, social gatherings, holiday celebrations and children's programs. You'll always have an opportunity to speak French here!Read More