Ticket Prices: 1 Day $300 – 2 Days $570
French Immersion Workshop in Santa Barbara, CA
February Sat 8th and Sunday 9th 2020
French Immersion Workshop with Native French Teachers
By popular demand we’ve marked the date for another French Immersion Workshop in February 2020. Our last workshop was a huge success and we’re happy to host another fun filled event!
This exciting French immersion course is created by the founders of the French learning sites LearnFrenchatHome.com and FrenchAccentMagazine.com. The workshop consists of 2 days and evenings of fun filled French learning activities organized by 5 French teachers. Our teachers are welcoming and eager to assist you.
The French teachers
Saturday February 8th, 2020 – 10 am to evening hours
Sunday February 9th, 2020 – 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
2 Days $570/person
1 Day Saturday or Sunday $300/person
Who is this event for?
This French Immersion Retreat is for low intermediate to advanced French speakers who wish to practice and improve their verbal and comprehension skills.
The workshop will take place at the beautiful Hotel Santa Barbara on State Street, in the city center.
Santa Barbara– a unique destination !
Not only will you learn French, you’ll also enjoy a wonderful getaway at one of Southern California’s prettiest escapes. Santa Barbara is often referred to as the American Riviera. Its beautiful beaches, majestic mountains, perfect weather, and colorful culture make Santa Barbara a premier resort destination. You will enjoy the beautiful architecture, the latest upcoming art in the stunning galleries, the beautiful beach and its pier, the word class restaurants, the wonderful shopping and wineries, and much more. There’s no better place to immerse yourself in French language and culture while enjoying an amazing and unique weekend in Santa Barbara, California.
What to expect from this 2 Day workshop
The French Immersion Workshop will take place at the Hotel Santa Barbara. Here we’ll engage in language building skills and fun exercises including games and conversation.
Saturday, Feb 8th
-Start time is at 10:00 AM.
-Short presentation of yourself (given as homework before the 1st day)
-A discussion game
-French comprehension exercises in small groups.
-Break for lunch. During this time, everyone will be encouraged to continue to speak in French.
-Learning a grammar point and practice it into context.
-Introducing common idiomatic expressions through an exercise in small groups.
-Comprehension exercises in small groups.
-Game with Champagne!
-Dinner at one of the local restaurants in Santa Barbara.
Students are welcome to bring a guest to dinner. Please keep in mind that the language spoken during dinner will be mostly in French but we’ll keep it flexible and can be partly in English.
Sunday Feb. 9th
The workshop starts at 9:30 am at the Hotel Santa Barbara and ends around 5:30pm. Lunch will take to 1h30 to 2hrs as we will have it at the beach.
The types of activities will include:
-Small groups work together in creating a presentation to others on a specific theme. Detailed instructions will be given. Different grammatical structures will be reviewed.
-Presentations of the project
-Lunch break in French with a walk to the beach
-Comprehension exercise: listening to a French song
-Learn about French Culture
-French speaking game
-French listening exercise
-2 full days of workshop classes and social gatherings on Saturday evening.
-French learning material
-Champagne and snacks
-Coffee and tee
50% is due at the time of the registration and the other 50% by January 15th.
What’s NOT included
-Dinner on Saturday night. We will work out a flat fee per person payable in cash at the restaurant.
Register Now - Seating is Limited!
- February 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am
- February 9, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
- Event Category:
- Celine Anthonioz