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All group and private classes are taught online until further notice. The Alliance office is also virtual, and Kamm House is open only by appointment. Please contact us at info@afportland.org. 

Learning With TV5 Monde (WINTER TERM) - Part 1 : TV5 Monde - 1

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Tuesdays at 6:15-8:15pm
01/05/2021 to 02/02/2021
Instructor: Linda Blanchette

Required: CPR206 (preferred)/B1

Description: Explore French art, history, culture and current events while improving your listening and speaking skills and expanding your vocabulary. This course will focus on videos from TV5 Monde to build students aural and oral skills. It is perfect for B1 level students.

This is part 1 (5-week long) of this 2-part class. You may sign up for part 2 (5 week-long) now to secure your spot.

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Learning With TV5 Monde (WINTER TERM) - Part 2 : TV5 Monde - 2

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Tuesdays at 6:15-8:15pm
02/09/2021 to 03/09/2021
Instructor: Linda Blanchette

Required: CPR206 (preferred)/B1

Description: Explore French art, history, culture and current events while improving your listening and speaking skills and expanding your vocabulary. This course will focus on videos from TV5 Monde to build students aural and oral skills. It is perfect for B1 level students.

This is part 2 this class. You do not have to take part 1 in order to sign up for part 2.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Littérature B1/B2 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : LITERATURE 1

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Wednesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
01/06/2021 to 02/03/2021
Instructor: Marie-Pierre Wolfe

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Ce cours étudiera le livre “Le Testament Français” par Andreï Makine. Publié le 6 septembre 1995 au Mercure de France et il a reçu la même année le prix Goncourt, le prix des lycéens, et le prix Médicis.

Synopsis: Charlotte, une femme d’origine française émigrée en Sibérie avec sa mère entre les deux guerres, raconte à son petit-fils Aliocha le Paris et la France de son enfance où elle a grandi. Cette France devient pour Aliocha une véritable Atlantide. Cette sensibilité Franco-russe l’enrichira, l’élèvera et le poussera vers la France.

This is part 1 (5-week long) of this 2-part class. You may sign up for part 2 (5 week-long) now to secure your spot.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Littérature B1/B2 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : LITERATURE 2

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Wednesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
02/10/2021 to 03/10/2021
Instructor: Marie-Pierre Wolfe

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Ce cours étudiera le livre “Le Testament Français” par Andreï Makine. Publié le 6 septembre 1995 au Mercure de France et il a reçu la même année le prix Goncourt, le prix des lycéens, et le prix Médicis.

Synopsis: Charlotte, une femme d’origine française émigrée en Sibérie avec sa mère entre les deux guerres, raconte à son petit-fils Aliocha le Paris et la France de son enfance où elle a grandi. Cette France devient pour Aliocha une véritable Atlantide. Cette sensibilité Franco-russe l’enrichira, l’élèvera et le poussera vers la France.

This is part 2 this class. You do not have to take part 1 in order to sign up for part 2.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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The Art of Writing in French, Intermediate- Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : Writing Int 1

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Wednesdays at 1:00-3:00pm
01/06/2021 to 02/03/2021
Instructor: Melody Pao

Required: CPR206 (preferred)/205 or equiv.

Description: Parlais, parlait, or parlaient? Mer, mère, or maire? French spelling can be tricky! Take this course to hone your spelling skills and write with greater ease and confidence. Classes will be focused on the nuances of French orthography and strategies for communicating in written French.

This is part 1 (5-week long) of this 2-part class. You may sign up for part 2 (5 week-long) now to secure your spot.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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The Art of Writing in French, Intermediate- Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Writing Int 2

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Wednesdays at 1:00-3:00pm
02/10/2021 to 03/10/2021
Instructor: Melody Pao

Required: CPR206 (preferred)/205 or equiv.

Description: Parlais, parlait, or parlaient? Mer, mère, or maire? French spelling can be tricky! Take this course to hone your spelling skills and write with greater ease and confidence. Classes will be focused on the nuances of French orthography and strategies for communicating in written French.

This is part 2 this class. You do not have to take part 1 in order to sign up for part 2.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Civilisation de la francophonie B1/B2- Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : Civilisation B1/B2- Part 1

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Fridays at 10:00am-12:00pm
01/08/2021 to 02/05/2021
Instructor: Rebecca Raitses

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Curious about the rest of the francophone world? Take a break from core classes and put your French skills to work while improving your reading and communication. Through the text, Civilisation progressive de la francophonie, learn about the diversity and richness of societies outside of France; the culture and civilization, traditional dances, food, transportation and more. This class is ideally suited to reinforce the skills acquired throughout  A1/A2 level classes. Completion of 206 is required. If you haven’t completed Edito 206, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

This is part 1 (5-week long) of this 2-part class. You may sign up for part 2 (5 week-long) now to secure your spot.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Civilisation de la francophonie B1/B2- Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Civilisation B1/B2- Part 2

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    [startdate] => 02/12/2021
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Fridays at 10:00am-12:00pm
02/12/2021 to 03/12/2021
Instructor: Rebecca Raitses

Required: Edito B1 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1/B2 level.

Description: Curious about the rest of the francophone world? Take a break from core classes and put your French skills to work while improving your reading and communication. Through the text, Civilisation progressive de la francophonie, learn about the diversity and richness of societies outside of France; the culture and civilization, traditional dances, food, transportation and more. This class is ideally suited to reinforce the skills acquired throughout  A1/A2 level classes. Completion of 206 is required. If you haven’t completed Edito 206, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

This is part 2 this class. You do not have to take part 1 in order to sign up for part 2.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : EEF - B1 TUESDAY Part 1

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
01/05/2021 to 02/02/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

This is Part 1 of the class.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : EEF - B1 TUESDAY Part 2

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
02/09/2021 to 03/09/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

This is Part 2 of the class.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.A - Chap 2, Part 1

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
01/05/2021 to 02/02/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF Edito B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.A - Chap 2, Part 2

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
02/09/2021 to 03/09/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit.

THIS IS PART 2 OF Edito B1 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.C - Chap 4, Part 1

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
01/07/2021 to 02/04/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.C - Chap 4-B, Part 2

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
02/11/2021 to 03/11/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit.

THIS IS PART 2 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.B - Chap 1, Part 1

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Tuesdays at 6:15-8:15pm
01/05/2021 to 02/02/2021
Instructor: Melody Pao

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.B - Chap 1, Part 2

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Tuesdays at 6:15-8:15pm
02/09/2021 to 03/09/2021
Instructor: Melody Pao

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.D - Chap 1, Part 1

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Saturdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
01/09/2021 to 02/06/2021
Instructor: Lisa Rollot

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (WINTER TERM) : Edito B1.D - Chap 1, Part 2

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Saturdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
02/13/2021 to 03/13/2021
Instructor: Lisa Rollot

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Section 2 - Part 1 (WINTER TERM) : EEF - B1 FRIDAY Part 1

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Fridays at 9:00-11:00am
01/08/2021 to 02/05/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

This is Part 1 of the class. Part 2 of Friday class is not offered currently. If you'd like to sign up for both parts of the class, please choose Tuesday class by clicking here.

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Parking Information

Street parking on SW 20th St. facing the Kamm House is limited. Free parking is available in Lot B at SW 18th and SW Columbia. Please obtain a parking pass from the office.

After 6 pm weekdays, students may park in the Willamette Dental lot at SW 20th and SW Jefferson as available.

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during the COVID pandemic.
Contact us at info@afportland.org.
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