question parlez-vous francais? do you speak french?

All EMS students take French daily. The French program is designed to enable students to speak and write their basic thoughts and questions in a second language.

The curriculum utilizes a combination of speaking, writing, and activities that are often based on music, art or cooking classes. Students learn to express themselves in a second language environment that promotes confidence and creativity.

Toddler & Casa Focus:

  • Learning simple words through songs & poems
  • Greetings & etiquette
  • Seasonal vocabulary & activities

Lower Elementary Focus:

  • Simple conversation
  • Expanding on vocabulary learned in Casa
  • Basic writing skills
  • Games and interactive activities

Upper Elementary Focus:

  • Conversation
  • Verb tenses
  • More advanced writing skills (e.g. Journals)
  • World events