Course Overview

Au-delà des cours de français/Beyond French Class

Get excited by the French language! Whether they are coming from core French, French immersion or just curious, students will embark on an adventure where the fun and games make learning, speaking, reading and writing French facile! Think in French when you build with Lego, shop for souvenirs, create a video game, play chess, make some art...and voila! Meaningful experiences in real world contexts that will make you say “encore!”

Les chenilles (Grades 1-4)

Learn and practice vocabulary from familiar contexts, including pronunciation, tenses and prepositions. They learn to use full sentences in spoken and written form.

Les cocons (Grades 5-8)

Expand French vocabulary and master pronunciation, practice communication of longer texts in writing and orally, and explore and compare how French is used in different contexts, communities and cultures.

Les papillons (Grades 9-12)

Learn sophisticated French vocabulary as it relates to specialized areas such as accounting, technology, art, engineering and sociology, and communicate in complex forms in written and oral contexts.

Course Start Dates Length of Course Cost Pay-what-you-can
Please refer to our calendar 50 minutes/class
Once a week for 5 weeks
If cost is a barrier to your child participating, please just pay what you can. Our programs are for everyone - and no matter what is paid, we’ll still plant a tree! Please respect this honour system.

Available To: Grades 1-12

Available As: Online Courses for Schools or Individuals

This course is designed to complement the existing school curriculum.

An Extraordinary Education

  • Opens up new cultures, travel and perspectives
  • Increases employment opportunities
  • Trains the brain to think more broadly and open