French Lessons for Kids
Private French classes for kids can pay significant dividends in a child’s future development. Learning foreign languages is a skill that should be inculcated early on. It tends to be highly transferable from one language to another. As such, it can help a child acquire a habit and aptitude that will stand him or her in good stead for years to come. Parents and guardians are well-advised to attend to this aspect of their charges’ education. Raising children and young adults with an outward-looking mentality who are open to overseas realities, developments and cultures is important in a world marked by ever-deepening international interaction. Thus, the dividends paid by private French classes accrue not only to the child but more broadly to society.
Private French Lessons for Kids are especially appropriate for children whose daily lives take place in a mono-lingual culture. They need every opportunity for exposure to another language.
Most study a foreign language in school, although some are not exposed to such study until junior high school. Private French classes at a young age gives them a leg up. If they are already studying French at school, private French classes can boost their performance. If they will not undertake foreign language study until later in their schooling while still in elementary school, private French lessons for kids can give them an early start.
Although French is one of the top three secondary languages taught in the New York school system, some students struggle in their encounter with a foreign language and can benefit greatly from private French lessons taught by tutors experienced in working with children and young adults.
Some of the children Elite French Tutoring has taught were being raised in homes in the United States where one parent or both were native French speakers. Nevertheless, the parents realized that French lessons could help their children improve their spelling, grammar and vocabulary, which are not necessarily inculcated in family discussions at the kitchen table.
Many parents and guardians in New York engage tutors to boost the academic performance of the children and young adults in their care. Often, this involves such key subjects as mathematics, English and the sciences. But foreign language study should not be overlooked. After all, marks in language classes figure in the student’s Grade Point Average which is an important criterion in the competitive world of college admissions.
We hope you find the case for private French classes for kids and young adults as compelling as a number of our clients have. If so, Elite French Tutoring looks forward to hearing from you.
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French Lessons for Kids:
$100 for 45 min - $125 an hour