Class Schedule Adults DC - K str. NW
Adults classes are held at 1629 K Str., Suite 300, Washington DC 20006: we use several offices and a conference room.
We choose quality over quantity: our classes have between 3 and 6 participants to make sure everyone gets a lot of attention and progress better and faster.
If you don't know your level, you can do this self-evaluation or contact us for a short assessment.
French for Beginners (A1) (Survival classes)
French for Elementary Speakers (A2) (Conversation Classes or Grammar Classes)
French for intermediate Speakers (B1) (Conversation Classes or Grammar Classes)
French for Advanced and Bilingual Speakers (B2- C1)
Choose your Beginner A1 Class
* Introduction to French (A1-0) for complete beginners (slow pace) - $150 or $240
Learn French sounds and letters, numbers, very basic sentences and a few key words at a slow pace (not in complete immersion).
French Intro (short) - Mondays from 6:30 to 8pm - Nov 18th to Dec 16th - 1.5 hours over 5 weeks (7.5h) - $150.
French Intro Class - Tuesdays from 7:30 to 9pm - Jan 14th to March 3rd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks (12h) - $240.
* Survival 1 (A1 -1) for complete beginners - 12 hours - $240
Learn the basics in a fun interactive way using a full immersion communicative methodology.
MORNINGS- Survival 1 INTENSIVE (Mo to Thu) from 8:00am to 9:30am - Dec 9th to 19th- 8 sessions of 1.5 hours over 2 weeks.
EVENINGS- Survival 1- Tuesdays 5:30-7:30pm - Nov 12th to Dec 17th - 2 hours over 6 weeks. (Full)
EVENINGS- Survival 1- Thursdays 6-7:30pm - Jan 9th to Feb 27th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
SATURDAYS- Survival 1 - Saturdays 12:30-2:00pm- Jan 11th to Feb 29th- 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
** Survival 2 (A1 -2) for beginners with some knowledge- 12 hours - $240
Learn more basics to be able to survive in a French speaking country! (You must have some knowledge to register for this class).
EVENINGS- Survival 2 - Thursdays 6 to 8pm - Nov 7th to Dec 19th - 2 hours over 6 weeks.
EVENINGS- Survival 2 - Tuesdays 6 to 7:30pm - Jan 14th to March 3rd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
*** Survival 3 (A1-3) for advanced beginners- 12 hours - $240
Learn more to be an elementary speaker! Must have done Survival 1 and 2 (or Bleu 1 and 2) or have finished A1-2 level.
Survival 3 - Wednesdays 6-7:30pm - From Jan 15th to March 4th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
Choose your Elementary A2 Class
**** Survival 4 (A1-4) for starting elementary - 12 hours - $240
Learn to use all the past and future tenses! For students who have done A1-3.
Survival 4 - Tuesdays 6-7:30pm - From Jan 14th to March 3rd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
**** Survival 5 (A2-1)- 12 hours - $240
Learn to use the conditional and the subjunctive. For students who have done the Survival 4 or are A2 (elementary).
Survival 5 - Wednesdays 7:30-9pm - From Jan 15th to March 4th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
***** Grammar in Dialogues (A2) - 7.5 hours $150
For Elementary (A2) students who want to strengthen their grammar skills in a fun workshop. We will work on authentic dialogs - and therefore on your oral comprehension- to review grammar rules (comparatif, pronouns y and en, past tenses, conditionnel, subjonctif).
Grammar in Dialogues (A2) 7.5 hours - Tuesdays 6-7:30pm - From November 19th to December 17th - 1.5 over 5 weeks - $150 (full)
***** Conversation and Grammar (A2) - 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150
For Elementary (A2) students who want to train and perfect their conversation skills and fluidity of the language, while learning and reviewing grammar rules. 1.5 hours over 5, or 8 weeks.
NEW EVERY SESSION
Conversation and Grammar (A2) Workshop - Mondays 5-6:30pm - Jan 13th to March 16th (no class Jan 20th and Feb 17th) - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240
Choose your Intermediate B1 Class
***** Conversation and Grammar B1- 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150.
This class is for Intermediate students (B1) who want to improve their conversation skills and strengthen some grammar points at the same time. We have a new program every session, so you can repeat this class several times as long as you are B1 or above.
NEW EVERY SESSION
EVENINGS- Conversation and Grammar (B1) Workshop 7.5 hours - Wednesdays 6-7:30pm -Nov 13th to Dec 18th - $150
EVENINGS- Conversation and Grammar (B1) Class 12 hours - Wednesdays 6-7:30pm -Jan 8th to Feb 26th - $240 __________________________________________________________________
***** Conversation and Culture (B1 and above) - 7.5 hours $150
For intermediate or more advanced students who want to strengthen their conversation skills in a fun workshop.
Let's talk about French culture: music, art, movies and books. Your oral skills will be challenged: can you understand a very famous French song, or the trailer of the new French netflix show? Can you present your favorite French speaking author?
- French Conversation Culture (B1) 7.5 hours - Fri 9:30-11am from Jan 10th to Feb 7th - $150
*****Perfect Grammar B1 - 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150
A dynamic grammar class to review B1 grammar rules (the past, the conditional, the subjunctive, prepositions,...)
- Grammar B1 - Thur 6:00-7:30pm - Jan 26th to March 5th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks $240.
****** Les News (B1+/ B2 and above) - 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150
Let's talk about current events in French and improve our understanding and debating skills. This class has a new syllabus every period and a hands-on curriculum to better integrate the participants' needs! Can be repeated several times as long as you are B1+ and above.
NEW CLASS EVERY SESSION
New dates will be posted soon
****** Globetrotters - travel to French speaking countries (B1+/ B2 and above)
For very strong intermediate to bilingual speakers who are interested to talk about culture, politics, architecture, food, traditions and history. This is a great class for debate, discussions, learning vocabulary in the field of international development, public health and more.
NEW CLASS EVERY SESSION
Globetrotters Class - Thursdays 7:30-9pm - From Jan 16th to March 5th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.
Choose your Advanced B2/C1 Class
****** Perfect your French! Conversation and Grammar B2/C1- 12 hours - $240
Class for advanced speakers (B2+) who would like to empower their French with better oral and written skills.
NEW EVERY SESSION, can be repeated several times.
Perfect French (B2 C1) Class - Wednesdays 7:30-9pm - From Jan 15th to March 4th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
****** Les Pro des Toasts (B2 and +) - 1.5h for $35
This class is for Advanced students (B2-C1) who want to improve their presentation and rhetorik skills.
- Apprenez plus sur l'étiquette des "toasts".
- Entrainez-vous à écrire des petits discours efficaces, structurés, pertinents, ou droles.
- Entrainez-vous à porter un toast lors de diverses occasion.
Pro des Toasts part 1 - December 11th from 6:00 to 7:30pm - $35
Pro des Toasts part 2 - December 18th from 6:00 to 7:30pm - $35 (you can book part 2 even if you did not do part 1)