French Resources for Your Family
Online Resources for Early French Immersion Learners:
Coucou TéléQuébec - fun French games, TV shows, songs and stories read aloud
BOOWA et KWALA - select French to access educational games, songs and activities
Boukili - Access to illustrated French books at a variety of levels. App Available. Must create an account.
Zone Jeunesse - TV shows, apps, games, and videos. Students can watch their favourite TV shows en français.
MINI TFO - Fun songs and games with foundational vocabulary.
Accessing French Books
Edmonton Public Libraries offers a variety of French books at all levels.
- Audio books are also available.
- Select the image for instructions on how to access French books.
Radio Canada "Coin des petits" - This playlist is perfect for students in early French immersion
Radio Canada "ICI Musique" - This playlist is made for students aged 9-12 and offers a selection of popular French pop music.
Dan's L'air du Temps - A perfect website for those interested in learning about French Canadian artists from as far back as 1907. Each song provides information about the artist and the historical context.
Fun with French in Edmonton
There are many opportunities to experience French in Edmonton. Here are just a few!
Café Bicyclette is nestled in the heart of Edmonton's French quarter. Practice ordering a croissant or a poutine en français.
Alliance française offers many opportunities to practice your French. Summer camps and cultural activities are available
The Flying Canoe is a creative and intercultural event that takes place in and around Edmonton’s French quarter. Enjoy live music, children’s activities and a lantern walk in Mill Creek Ravine.