Learning French for kids is easy!
Yes – learning French for kids is easy. French is a beautiful language – and useful. I worked for a French company for many years and enjoyed wonderful hospitality, whenever I visited France. We were always invited to colleague’s homes for dinner. Every night we were booked. And we were always served a memorable meal accompanied by lively discussions.
When I became a mom, I really wanted my kids to learn early. I started Holly at age 3 and her younger brother Spencer at 18 months. It is really rewarding to share some of my most successful techniques.
Learning French for kids is much easier than for teens or adults. Children have a natural propensity to mimic sounds and can pronounce French with a perfect accent. It is very important to make it fun – introduce age appropriate activities – no need for boring lessons. What is the Best Age to Learn?
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Let’s sing! Kids love to sing, as we all do. Singing is a fun and easy way to learn French at any age. Singing makes learning memorable and entertaining. Just like singing the alphabet, songs are a useful memory tool in language learning for kids. Sing vocabulary, sing stories and even sing the verbs.
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Immersion is not for everyone, but it is the fastest way to learn French. Do you have an opportunity for immersion? If not, what types of immersion situations can you create?
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Capitalize on opportunities. Do you know someone who speaks French? A babysitter… the server at the luncheonette? Do you have any opportunities to visit French speaking countries?
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Bilingual kids have many advantages. Do one or both parents speak French? Go for it!
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