Language First Ireland offers French classes in Kinsale area for children, teenagers and adults. Our teachers are French native speakers, fully qualified and experienced in teaching their mother tongue. Groups classes take place in the Temperance Hall in Kinsale and individual lessons at the student’s home.
Are you looking for an enriching and fun afterschool activity for your children? Would you like to give them the opportunity to learn French at an early age do develop their confidence, fluency and communication skills? Do not hesitate to contact us, we provide French classes for pre-schoolers, and primary school children 1st class to 6th class.
Are you a secondary school student needing some help in French? Are you looking for French Leaving Cert grinds? Language First Ireland provides Leaving Certificate and Junior Certificate grinds in Kinsale area. Our native French teachers will especially focus their classes on the oral and aural part of the exam but will also work on reading comprehension and written expression.
Would you like to learn and practise your French in a friendly environment? Join our group French classes for adults in Kinsale! Our teachers focus on speaking and listening activities so you improve your fluency, confidence and communication skills, especially if you sometimes travel to France.
French cultural exchanges
We offer the opportunity to everyone learning French through LFI programmes to have a French correspondant from the South of France. Children, teenagers, adults get to learn about French culture and practise their language skills through this cultural exchange.
All year round, we send emails, cards or we organise Skype sessions with the French correspondants in Toulouse. This facility is included in all our courses.
Fun French for kids
Children can enrol from the age of 3 and we teach simple language vocabulary and structures in a fun and friendly environment in small groups of 8 children maximum. It allows each child to participate and to get individual attention from the teacher.
We believe that learning languages is enriching, fun and stimulates children development. We teach French communication skills and expression through songs, rhymes, games, arts and crafts, and playgroup activities.
French courses for adults
For adults, we focus on speaking and listening activities. All our classes are 100% in French, even for beginners and are based on roleplays, games, conversation. Grammar and vocabulary are taught through speaking activities and we provide simple and clear worksheets to help students improve their language structures.
Leaving Cert and Junior Cert
For secondary school students, we provide a full preparation for Junior and Leaving Certificates. Our teachers cover all the aspects of the exams: speaking, listening and reading comprehension as well as written expression.
French for Primary Schools
Are you a primary school in Kinsale or Cork area looking for a French visiting teacher? LFI provides this service. Do not hesitate to contact us for more details.