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French Classes for Kids in the Chicago IL area

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The French School, Illinois:
Located in Winnetka in the heart of Chicago’s North Shore (Lake Michigan), just 30 km north of Chicago, The French School, is a total French immersion preschool/kindergarten. We welcome children when they are at the optimal age to learn French, giving them the opportunity to develop a high level of language proficiency and fluency. The French School’s comprehensive curriculum is based on France’s internationally renowned école maternelle. Set forth by the French Ministry of Education, this program is revered as one of the world’s best and gives your child a solid academic foundation while providing a warm, nurturing environment where learning is fun and age appropriate.

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Photo of French Classes for Kids in the Chicago IL areaFrench Kindergarten / Pre-School Program:
At the French School, we follow the guidelines for the école maternelle established by the Ministre de l’Éducation Nationale (French Ministry of National Education). Not only is French the subject of instruction, but it is also the medium by which all subjects are taught. All communication, from teachers to children is conducted exclusively in French. Through traditional songs and stories, children learn about French culture and history.

The curriculum consists of five general domains:

1. Socialization/Vivre Ensemble
- Respecting rules and others
- Learning to share, play and work with others

2. Language (Spoken and Written)/Le langage au coeur des apprentisages
- Literature
- Pre-reading
- Writing
- Theater/Dramatic play

3. Environment Discovery/Découvrir le monde
- Math
- Science
- Geography

4. Motor Skills/Agir et s'exprimer avec son corps
- Fine
- Gross (Physical Education/Dance)

5. Creative Arts/La sensibilité, l'imagination, la création
- Music
- Art

These five domains are incorporated into thematic units, which explore a variety of stimulating topics consisting of age-appropriate, engaging activities. Throughout the year, thematic units allow children to explore the world around them, learn self-expression through the arts and stimulate their creativity.

Summer Camp:

Summer camp offers continued French immersion in a fun and engaging environment during the summer months. Here are just a few of the many activities your child will enjoy at summer camp:

Image of French Classes for Kids in the Chicago IL areaOutdoor Play
Discover the outdoors, explore nature, enjoy parachute games, play in the sand and have fun with group activities at the park daily.

Art Projects
Creative crafts, painting, coloring, jewelry making, clay sculpting and more

Music and Dance
Popular French camp songs and captivating stories that engage and entertain

Cooking
Discover French delicacies; make crêpes, birthday cakes and fun summer treats

Dramatic Play, Dress-up and Building
Plus snack time, friends and fun - all in French!

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Address: Green Bay Road, Winnetka, Illinois , USA
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Asian Language School
Courses / Programs
Based in Chicago IL, Asian Language School teaches online Japanese classes to children age six to seventeen nationwide through virtual classrooms conducted by professional Japanese teachers.

We use authentic, fun teaching materials to engage younger children to learn and successfully acquire the language.

The programs can be used to support their Japanese study at school or to prepare for official Japanese language exams.
Online / Virtual Japanese Language Classes:
- For children ages 6-17

- Japanese for Kids
- Japanese for Teens

Course features:
- Relevant & practical teaching materials
- 1-on-1 and group study options
- Accessible via laptops, mobile phones & tablets
- Flexible online scheduling
Language Classes Ad Opportunity here
Courses / Programs
• Note to parents & guardians: Unfortunately, the language program provider that previously was listed here has closed their language training business. This listing is now void, and program inquiries cannot be processed.

• We can facilitate schools with locations in Hyde Park, Lincoln Park, Barrington, Mount Prospect / Arlington Heights, Deerfield / Lake Forest, Glen Ellyn / Wheaton, Naperville, Geneva / St. Charles, Park Ridge, Wilmette / Evanston, and Hinsdale / Oakbrook centers in Illinois.

Other Language Ad Options:
- Spanish, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, Italian and German
French Immersion Programs:
• Parents and Tots programs for kids ages 1-3
• French for kids ages 3-12
• Private / One-on-one French classes
• French Immersion summer camps
Cervantes Kids, Chicago
Courses / Programs
Instituto Cervantes is a non-profit organization created by the Spanish government, and is the largest organization in the world concerned with the teaching of Spanish. Cervantes Kids in Illinois is located in downtown Chicago and provide before, in and after school Spanish language programs for children of all levels from age 6-16. We offer 4 levels of instruction: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and High Advanced.

Cervantes Kids will help your child learn Spanish in rich and varied language programs complemented with an extensive library and fun cultural activities. Our highly qualified native teachers from Spain and Latin America hold advanced degrees in Spanish (Masters or Ph.D.) and are experienced professionals in child education.

Our internationally recognized curriculum will enhance your child’s ability to communicate in both Spanish and English. As well as our programs run from our state of the art downtown facility, we offer an in-school program where Cervantes Kids comes to your school and implements our world renowned program. We also offer an online program where kids can learn at their own pace.
Spanish Language lessons for kids including:
- Spanish In-School
- Spanish Before & After School
- Spanish classes at our Downtown Center
- Spanish for all levels
- Private classes
- Classes for Home-schooled kids
- Camps and Workshops
- Online Spanish classes for children

Programs for kids ages 6-16 at all levels:
- Beginner
- Intermediate
- Advanced
- High Advanced
Little Linguists Academy, Chicago
Courses / Programs
Located in central Chicagoland, Illinois, Little Linguists Academy’s Spanish classes are taught by native speakers who have many years of experience teaching children in private classes as well as at public and private schools.

Children will learn in a fun, interactive and enjoyable environment by discovering Spanish through songs, arts and crafts, games and body movement.

As of today, Little Linguists Academy offers ‘in school’ full and partial day programs for children as well as before and/or after school enrichment programs.
Intensive Spanish Program for Kids:

- We offer an in school program for regular curriculum or before/after school Spanish programs.

Additional languages offerings include Arabic, French, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese.
Alliance Française de Chicago - Chez Kids Academy
Courses / Programs
Located in North Chicago near the Outer Harbor, Chez Kids Academy is the children’s education center of the Alliance Française de Chicago, specially designed for young children and teenagers ages 1-15. All classes are conducted in French by dedicated and experienced teachers willing to share their passion for French language and culture.

Embark with us for a journey into “Francophonie”. Our programs include classes for tots, youngsters, preschoolers, elementary school children and teenagers up to 15 years old. Each program is age appropriate offering academic objectives while entertaining children with games, activities, and cultural immersion.

We also provide Saturday afternoon workshops and clubs as well as summer camps. Awaken your children’s curiosity and imagination, develop their critical thinking, and offer them a chance to meet peers sharing the same interest. Chez Kids Academy proposes ciné-clubs, presenting different categories of movies, aged appropriate, in French with English subtitles, storytelling’s to feed your kids imagination, and family cooking classes, a delicious and creative way to expose them to French culture and language. Parents are welcome for these family events!
French Language Programs for Kids & Teenagers Ages 1-15:

- Moms, Pops and Tots Class for 1 - 2 year olds
- Moms, Pops and Youngsters for 2 - 4 year olds
- Learn French through rhythm and songs (1 - 3 years)
- Mornings in French structured pre-school activities (3 - 5 years)
- Smart Steps to French Program for 5 - 12 year olds
- Learn and Practise French Class for 12 - 15 year olds
- Weekend Workshops (Cinema, Storytelling, Cooking)
- French Language & Activity Summer Camps
Crossing Borders International Preschool, Houston
Courses / Programs
• Crossing Borders International Preschool offers French classes for toddlers and kids ages 18 months - 5 years at our center in Rice Village, just 4 miles from Downtown Houston TX.

• In our French immersion preschool and pre-kindergarten programs, your child will enjoy age-appropriate vocabulary, grammar, and conversation activities. Students will learn to communicate through dialogue, phrases, expressions, drills, etc.

• We also provide group online French classes for kids 18 months – 5 years old, and private French classes online for kids ages 3 – 10 years old (via Live Zoom video). Our online classes are open to children in Houston, Harris County, throughout Texas and across the USA.

Parent Review:
“Absolutely amazing! Teachers and director are the best. Always friendly, warm and attentive. My children love it and I can see the progress they are making.“
- Esther, Sebastian’s mom
French Language Immersion Classes for Kids:

• Online One-on-one / Private French classes for kids ages 3 – 10 years old (via Live Zoom video)
• Group online French classes for kids 18 months – 5 years old (via Live Zoom video)
• Face-to Face French immersion preschool program (for children ages 18 months - 5 years)
• French Kindergarten Program (for 5 year olds)
• French Summer Camp for kids (4-6 years)

We also provide language immersion classes in Spanish, English, and Mandarin Chinese.