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Affordable French & English Summer Language & Activity Camps for local children & teenagers

If you are looking for an alternative to other Morzine holiday clubs for this summer, then read on…..

Why are Alpine French School Summer Activity & Language Camps the right fit for your children this summer?

The basics:

    • Specially designed for expat children and teenagers living in the Vallée d’Aulps
    • Camps available from 6 – 10 years of age, divided into groups according to age and ability
    • Courses available for 11 – 17 year olds at Collège and Lycée in France (see more info below)
  • Courses available in French or English
  • Half Days or Full Days with picnic lunch
  • Suitable for all expat children, not just those who have recently arrived in the area
  • Camps are held in central Morzine at the Ecole Sainte Marie
  • Affordable pricing for local families* (please contact us for more info)
  • Small group sizes

Why Alpine French School?

  • Fully qualified and experienced teaching and activity staff
  • Covid protocol and full supervision
  • Choose the language you would like your child to work on in the language sessions (French workshops for expats or Inspire in English workshops – more details below)
  • Great activities in the afternoon
  • Reporting to parents via our app so you have full information about what your child has done during each day in his/her lessons and activities
  • Perfect if you are looking for more than childcare for your children this summer.

We have a great team of qualified and experienced French teachers with experience of teaching French to expat children and English speaking children of all levels.  Schooled in France and trained as teachers, they provide a wealth of knowledge and experience to help your child.  Our English teachers are native speakers and fully trained.  Our teachers use a variety of teaching methods depending on the level and objectives of the child they are teaching.

French for Expats

All expat children start at a disadvantage when entering the French school system with 2 languages to learn!  Most cope extremely well, but a helping hand is always useful.

  • Continuity of their French over the long summer holidays
  • We work on their vocabulary which is often the area most lacking in expat children in the French school system
    • We also concentrate on speaking skills in French which they don’t always get the opportunity to practice in school because of large class sizes
  • We run these French sessions in the form of fun workshops so children don’t feel like they are being sent to school during their holidays.  They take part in projects, fun activities, age-suitable games and songs to keep their interest.

Inspire in English

The idea is for children to discover the answers to the type of questions they ask about the world around them in a fun environment. We want to expand their knowledge and inspire them! With a mix of themes all approached in an interactive way, children will learn in English about a range of subjects as below.  This will also expand their English vocabulary and their command of the English language.  Themes will include:

  • Inside your Body
  • Plants and the nature around us
  • Volcanoes, Natural Disasters and the Wonders of the World
  • Stars and Planets
  • Time, Weather and the Seasons
  • Interesting History

Workshops will be taught by ex British primary school teachers, in English, in a fun way – as it is the school holidays after all!  If you are interested in signing up your children and have other ideas about possible themes, please feel free to say….

  • Children need be able to read and write in English
  • Groups will be divided according to age
Teenagers at Collège and Lycée (11 – 17 year olds)
We offer small group tuition for teenagers at collège and lycée to work on French or English skills as required.
French: We can help with pronunciation, grammar, vocab, reading….our teachers can adapt to what your children need help with and integrate this into the programmes to ensure they get the extra boost they need during their school holidays.
English: maybe your children would like to study in an English speaking country at University and you would like to prepare them for this?  Maybe you’d like them to work a little on their English writing, grammar and spelling, maybe you’d like them to prepare for an IGCSE?  Our fully qualified teachers can offer quality tuition for any specific objectives.
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Enrolment Days

We will be holding enrolment days at Alpine French School, 934 Route des Bois Venants throughout May and June:

Tuesday 18th May 15h00 – 18h00

Tuesday 1st June 15h00-18h00

Tuesday 15th June 15h00-18h00

Tuesday 29th June 15h00-18h00

  • Come along and chat to us about the right courses for your children
  • Ask any questions you may have
  • Book your place with flexible booking conditions
  • Pay a deposit to secure your place (we accept cash, card, cheque or bank transfer)

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