Francine Martinie Chough
Francine is a native of Autun, near the Burgundy region. Following a career in teaching in Autun at the Lycée Bonaparte, then teaching French in an English public school near London for a year, and in the hotel business in Paris at the Paris Sheraton Hotel, she received a Bachelor degree in English and French from Lewis and Clark College. She taught French in a Montessori school in Vancouver, WA, then earned a Master's degree in Education from Loyola College of Maryland with an emphasis on Montessori Education. She taught 3 years as a Montessori Elementary teacher, and taught 1st through 5th grade at the Catlin Gabel School in the Lower School where she developed the French curriculum. She continues to teach all levels of students from elementary to adult, and is a certified in DELF/DALF examiner and corrector. Francine has been teaching at the Alliance since 2009.
Thursdays at 6:15-8:30pm
01/09/2020 to 03/12/2020
Instructor: Francine Martinie Chough
Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.
Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone.
Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood.
Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.