Important Announcement

Group and private classes are taught online until further notice. The Alliance office is virtual, and Kamm House is open only by appointment.
Contact us by email at info@afportland.org.

Ivy Mills - Lead Teacher

Ivy holds a Bachelor’s degree in French and Psychology from the University of Vermont and a Master’s degree in French with a focus on second language acquisition and early French literature from Portland State University. Passionate about the French language from a young age, Ivy spent time living and studying in France both during high school in the town of Laval, and during her undergraduate program attending the Université Grenoble Alpes for FLE, literature and art history. Before moving to Portland in 2018, she taught group and private music lessons to children in Vermont. Ivy has experience working with learners of all ages and enjoys incorporating music and humor into her lessons.

Beginning 106.A - PART 2 (FALL TERM) : 106-A.2

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Mondays at 3:30-5:30pm
10/18/2021 to 11/15/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills - Lead Teacher

Required: 105 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Chapters 11-12.

Communication:  Expressing choices, dissatisfaction, (dis)-agreement, one’s interests; encouraging & reassuring.

Grammar:  Comparisons; COD & COI pronouns ; “y”; review of tenses

Phonetics/p/, /b/ ; enchaînement vocalique ; silent & pronounced “e”; semi-consonants.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 2 OF 106 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

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Beginning French 101/102 ACC, Part 2 (FALL TERM) : 101-102 ACC.2

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Thursdays at 6:00-8:00pm
10/21/2021 to 11/18/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills - Lead Teacher

This is a beginning French class designed for highly motivated language learners and/or those who have taken French in the past or had some exposure and need to cover the basics. The class combines True Beginner 101 and Beginner 102 into one term, by selectively exposing students to the necessary content to continue with confidence into Beginner 103.

Learning materials for this class: Edito A1 méthode et cahier. Email office for shipping. 

THIS IS PART 2 OF 101-102 CLASS. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

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Beginning French 103/104 ACC, Part 2 (FALL TERM) : 103-104 ACC.2

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Tuesdays at 6:00-8:00pm
10/19/2021 to 11/16/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills - Lead Teacher

This is a fast-paced classed offering an opportunity to advance into beginning level twice as fast as a regular class. The class combines beginning 103 and 104 into one term, by selectively exposing students to the necessary content to continue with confidence into Beginner 105.

Learning materials for this class: Edito A1 méthode et cahier. Email office for shipping. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF 103-104 ACCELERATED CLASS. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Introduction to French (FALL TERM) : Intro

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
10/21/2021 to 11/18/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills - Lead Teacher

Have you been thinking of taking the leap into learning French, but are apprehensive of the immersive learning style or feel you might benefit from some extra foundation before starting our 100 series? If so, our Introduction to French course may be the perfect fit for you! This course is designed to help prepare you for French immersion through a gentle introduction to the immersion method supplemented with English. You’ll have the opportunity to learn useful classroom expressions in French in addition to some of the basics of the language that will allow you to continue with confidence into Beginning French 101.

Requirements: none. Prepare for French 101.

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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.

Office Hours

The Alliance office is virtual
during the COVID pandemic.
No calls, please email us at
info@afportland.org.


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