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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.

Kick-Start French - Beginner - A1 : Kick-Start_French_A1_

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Monday through Thursdays at 5:00-7:30pm
12/06/2021 to 12/09/2021
Instructor: Marisa Ikert

Get a head start on the next level, have an in-depth review and practice during the long break between Fall and Winter term! Kick-start French Program is a 4-day intensive brush-up class (2.5 hours per day with two short beaks) offered for A1, A2 and B1 level students. Each class will focus on grammar, vocabulary and conversation skills. Note that this is not a repeat of summer program.

Beginning students (A1, 103-106)

Solidify basic grammar and vocabulary while learning about winter holiday traditions in the French speaking world. Review numbers while taking the Parisian metro to Galeries Lafayettes to buy holiday gifts. Identify the items in Santa’s sleigh and describe your holiday wish list. Follow Santa’s sleigh around the world, and talk about your own holiday travel plans.  Learn about French culinary traditions and compare them with your own. 

Monday through Thursday, December 6-9, 5-7:30pm.

PRE-REQUISITES: EDITO 102 OR HIGHER. If you are not sure about your level, please contact the office at info@afportland.org for evaluation.

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

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Kick-Start French - Intermediate - A2 : Kick-Start_French_A2

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Monday through Thursdays at 5:00-7:30pm
12/06/2021 to 12/09/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson - Lead Teacher

Get a head start on the next level, have an in-depth review and practice during the long break between Fall and Winter term! Kick-start French Program is a 4-day intensive brush-up class (2.5 hours per day with two short beaks) offered for A1, A2 and B1 level students. Each class will focus on grammar, vocabulary and conversation skills. Note that this is not a repeat of summer program.

Intermediate students (A2, 201-206)

Learn about holiday traditions around the French speaking world while reviewing past and future tenses and object pronoun use and placement. Review the conjugation of verbs like regular and irregular verbs while discussing gifts you enjoy giving and receiving. Talk about what you did last Christmas and share your favorite holiday memories.  Make plans with classmates to visit France’s spectacular holiday markets.

Monday through Thursday, December 6-9, 5-7:30pm.

PRE-REQUISITES: EDITO 106 OR HIGHER. If you are not sure about your level, please contact the office at info@afportland.org for evaluation.

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

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Kick-Start French - High Intermediate - B1 : Kick-Start_French_B1

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Monday through Thursdays at 5:00-7:30pm
12/06/2021 to 12/09/2021
Instructor: Margarita Smagina

Get a head start on the next level, have an in-depth review and practice during the long break between Fall and Winter term! Kick-start French Program is a 4-day intensive brush-up class (2.5 hours per day with two short beaks) offered for A1, A2 and B1 level students. Each class will focus on grammar, vocabulary and conversation skills. Note that this is not a repeat of summer program.

High Intermediate students (B1)

Learn about holiday traditions around the French speaking world while reviewing the use of tenses, moods, and pronouns.  Share your favorite holiday memories with classmates and take a tour of holiday markets around France. Practice developing and defending an argument through class debates centered around responsible consumerism and Père Noël. 

Monday through Thursday, December 6-9, 5-7:30pm.

PRE-REQUISITES: EDITO 206 OR HIGHER. If you are not sure about your level, please contact the office at info@afportland.org for evaluation.

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

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Kick-Start French - Beginner - A1 - Morning : Kick-Start_French_A1_Section 2

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Monday through Thursdays at 9:00-11:30am
12/06/2021 to 12/09/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills - Lead Teacher

Get a head start on the next level, have an in-depth review and practice during the long break between Fall and Winter term! Kick-start French Program is a 4-day intensive brush-up class (2.5 hours per day with two short beaks) offered for A1, A2 and B1 level students. Each class will focus on grammar, vocabulary and conversation skills. Note that this is not a repeat of summer program.

Beginning students (A1, 103-106)

Solidify basic grammar and vocabulary while learning about winter holiday traditions in the French speaking world. Review numbers while taking the Parisian metro to Galeries Lafayettes to buy holiday gifts. Identify the items in Santa’s sleigh and describe your holiday wish list. Follow Santa’s sleigh around the world, and talk about your own holiday travel plans.  Learn about French culinary traditions and compare them with your own.

Monday through Thursday, December 6-9, 9-11:30am

PRE-REQUISITES: EDITO 102 OR HIGHER. If you are not sure about your level, please contact the office at info@afportland.org for evaluation.

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

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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.
No calls, please email us at
info@afportland.org.


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