Mary received her Bachelor’s degree in French and English from the University of Santa Clara and earned her Master’s degree in French from Portland State University. She has lived and studied extensively in France. Mary has been teaching French at all levels since 1987. For the last 12 years, she has taught French at Lake Oswego High School. She has also taught at Saint Mary’s Academy and Portland Community College. She is passionate about teaching French and in her spare time loves to do pilates, cook, and travel with her husband.
Saturdays at 10-12:15pm
09/14/2019 to 11/16/2019
Instructor: Mary Levy
Required: none. Prepare for CECR A1 level.
Communication: Greetings; introducing oneself and others; understanding phone calls, contact details; providing personal information; discussing seasons, months, days of the week, dates; sharing one’s likes, dislikes; counting 0 – 100.
Grammar: Definite articles “le, la, les”; adjectives of nationality; negation “ne…pas”; prepositions before cities/countries; verbs: “avoir, s’appeler, être”.
Phonetics: Alphabet; rhythmic groups; word stress.