French Activities for Schools Oxford
Workshops for your school and activities for French teachers.
Free workshops in your school
Alliance Française d’Oxford can offer a one-hour free workshop in your school for most age groups. Part of our charity mission is to reach out to Oxfordshire schools and promote the enjoyement of learning French. One or several of our qualified French native teachers will lead a age-appropriate French workshop in your school, with fun learning activities and games and/or cultural presentations. We limit our presentations to 30 pupils at a time.
French Day à la Carte
We can design custom-made activities for your students in a full day of French immersion. Your programme could include a combination of activities such as a film projection, a workshop based on specific learning targets, lunch at a French restaurant, and a themed museum visit in the afternoon. Past 2-hour workshops designed by teaching experts have been the theme of love in French literature and poetry, iconic scenes of French cinema, and French pronunciation clinic. We cater to primary schools, GCSE levels students, and 6th form. The workshops take place either in your shool or at the Alliance Française d’Oxford.
Activities for teachers of French language
Alliance Française d’Oxford wants to support the French teachers of Oxford! We aim to revive the enthusiasm for teaching French with activites designed exclusively for teachers. Join our new Club de lecture (for fluent speakers) led by our literature expert and meet other teachers. Or try our Pronunciation Clinics, a fun way to improve phonetics for non-native speakers. Vive le français!
New! The Trustees’ A-level Scholarship Award
The new Alliance Française d’Oxford Trustees’ A-level Scholarship Award is now offered by the trustees of the AFO to students planning to take French A-Levels, and awarded on the basis of potential for excellence. It will consist of up to four terms of free A-level group classes at the Alliance in Oxford. The lessons will run from the beginning of the Spring Term in 2020 until the end of the Summer Term in 2021. For details please download the Trustees’ Scholarship Application Form and terms and conditions.Deadline for applications is 14th February 2020.
French Pop Video Competition
The Institut français du Royaume-Uni, in association with Francophonie UK, is inviting your students to submit a short video, or animated clip, to accompany a song or rap in French. Shortlisted videos will be streamed on the Institut français’ dedicated UK YouTube
channel in May 2020, and the local ﬁnalists will compete for the national Francophonie UK School Music Awards as part of Fête de la Musique in June 2020!
Who: All students in UK schools + Channel Islands, from 7 to 18 years of age
When: Submit your video by 3rd April 2020
Win a trip to a French concert in London, book tokens galore, and tablets!
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For yourself or for your students! The DELF, DALF and DELF Junior are official French proficiency diplomas, for adult students (DELF or DALF), and for teenagers (DELF Junior for 12-17yo). They certify the same CEFR levels (A1 to C2) but with different topics. No prior test or certification is needed, and your results are valid for life!
It is a great opportunity for your students to demonstrate their French language skills, be rewarded for their work at school and get used to sitting exams. Contact us as soon as possible for registration in order to be best prepared for the DELF exams.
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