French A1.1 – Beginner A1 Level 1

Format: In Person
Type: General French
Level: Beginner A1
11 weeks: Apr 5–Jun 21

Book: Cosmopolite 1
Units: 0, 1, 2

New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French A1.1 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!

Using authentic resources and real world tasks, this course will introduce you to the structure and use of the French language in everyday life. You’ll learn to understand and use familiar, commonplace expressions and very basic phrases in order to speak with others at a beginner’s level. Through interactive and multimedia activities, texts, and course books, you will learn how to introduce yourself and others, how to excuse yourself, how to ask basic questions, how to talk about your family and day to day life, and how to read simple signs. Culturally, you will learn about French customs, certain French quirks and personality traits, and you’ll discover the French lifestyle as it exists around the world!

Beginner A1 level consists of 4 sub-levels: Level A1.1, Level A1.2, Level A1.3, and Level A1.4.
Level A1.1 is the first sub-level of the Beginner A1 level.
Level A1.1 is further split into Part 1 and Part 2 for the leisurely track.

Health & Safety Protocols

FIAF strictly follows guidelines recommended by the CDC and public health authorities regarding COVID-19. In-person classes and camps meet in small groups in spacious classrooms. Everyone over the age of 2 must wear a face mask and maintain social distancing at all times. Temperature checks and daily health forms must be completed upon entering FIAF. A more frequent building-wide cleaning schedule has been implemented.