Summer Fun in French Day Camps for Toddlers (ages 3–5)

June 22–August 14, 2020

One-week Day Camps
Half-Day (New Schedule): Mon-Fri, 8:30am-12:30pm
Full-Day (New Option): Mon-Fri, 8:30am-3:30pm

$415 per week for half-day / $665 per week for full-day
10% multiple-week, 5% sibling, and $25 referral discounts available!

After-camp Childcare (new extended hours)
3:30-6pm • $125 per week / $30 per day / $12 per hour

5% Early Bird savings through May 31
Email fiafnj@fiaf.org to request code. Cannot be combined with other promotional discounts.

Toddlers will laugh, play, explore, and stay active all summer long during week-long day camps.

Each day includes language lessons plus a variety of activities including cooking, art, music, yoga, and more. Toddlers will learn and improve their French while having fun and making new friends.

The FIAF Montclair Advantage

  • An authentic French-language immersive approach that will benefit all children whether they are new to French or already fluent.
  • Small groups (8-10 children maximum)
  • Each week is animated by a different fun theme. New activities every day.
  • This summer program is a great way for toddlers and parents to get a taste of FIAF’s à petits pas Excellence program offered in the fall, winter, and spring.

Open to all levels of French including native French-speaking toddlers.

Age Groups
To enroll for these day camps, children must be born between September 1, 2014 and June 22, 2017. They should be toilet-trained and accustomed to separation.

This summer will be Franco-chou! View weekly themes below.

Sign up for all eight weeks for maximum fun and learning!

  • A Typical Day

    8:30-9am: Drop-off and free play
    9-9:30am: Daily routine and movements
    9:30-10am: Greetings and circle time
    10-10:30am: Individual themed project
    10:30-10:45am: Cleaning time and free play
    10:45-11am: Goûter (snack)
    11-11:30am: Games and movements
    11:30am-12:15pm: Collaborative themed project
    12:15-12:30pm: Cleaning time, story time, goodbyes and dismissal (end of half-day)
    12:30-1pm: Lunch-time
    1-1:30pm: Quiet-time
    1:30-2:15pm: Playground
    2:15-3:15pm: Individual themed project
    3:15-3:30pm: Cleaning time, story time, goodbyes and dismissal (end of full-day)
    3:30-6pm: Childcare (optional)

  • June 22–26: F comme FRANCE

    Welcome to France!

    During this week, children will learn about French culture through famous symbols and landmarks like the Tour Eiffel in Paris, le béret, la baguette and more.

  • June 29–July 2*: R comme RIGOLO

    Welcome to the Circus!

    “Rigolo” is fun in French! During this week, children will learn about circus animals and acrobats and discover magic tricks and circus acts.

    *No class on Friday, July 3.

  • July 6–10: A comme (more) ANIMAUX

    Welcome to the Zoo!

    During this week, children will travel the world to learn about wild animals and their natural environments.

  • July 13–17: N comme NATURE

    Welcome to the Forest!

    During this week, children will learn about nature’s cycles, insects, trees, and plants.

  • July 20–24: C comme COULEUR

    Welcome to the Museum!

    During this week, children will learn about art though drawing, painting, and sculpting.

  • July 27–31: O comme OLYMPIQUE

    Welcome to the Stadium!

    During this week, kids will learn about sports, they will jump, run and dance.

  • August 3–7: C comme CROISSANT

    Welcome to the Kitchen!

    During this week, children will learn how to bake quiche, brioche, and more… just like a French chef!

  • August 10–14: HOU comme (wa)OUH!

    Welcome to the Castle!

    During this week, children will learn about fantastic and magical characters like princes and princesses, wizards and dragons, and more!