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Chantons en français! Let’s sing in French!

2017-07-05T13:13:44-04:00 March 19th, 2016|

Researchers have shown that singing songs in a second language makes language learning easier, plus it's a lot of fun! With that in mind, we've put together a collection of musical resources...including two of our Where Are They Now project participants! Maryse Bernard Before the finalists of CPF BC&YK's Jeunes Artistes’ 2016 bilingual performing arts [...]

Spring Break Activities & Camps

2017-05-29T20:48:06-04:00 March 4th, 2016|

Looking for things for fun things for your kids to do in French during la relâche scolaire? At home | Chez vous : DIGITAL MEDIA Interactive ways to have fun learning and practicing French online! IDÉLLO La Francomobile Francolab Ça bouge au Canada Les légendes de chez nous Zone Jeunesse BrainPop Les Jeux de Lulu [...]

Student Contests – Spring 2016

2017-05-29T20:48:06-04:00 March 4th, 2016|

Fun ways to practice your French this Spring and learn about new things! Great prizes, too! Écris-moi sans fautes ! Affiche Ta Franco! Arts & récits autochtones Prix d’histoire du gouvernement du Canada Défi de la fête du Canada Défi de la citoyenneté Concours Oniva : Mon coin d’pays Concours d’histoire illustrée pour les enfants [...]

Jeunes Artistes to perform at Festival du Bois!

2017-05-29T20:48:11-04:00 February 10th, 2016|

The top 10 finalists selected in our Jeunes Artistes competition will be invited to Vancouver to compete in the finals. They will receive a 2-day experience in Vancouver which will included workshops, activities and more. The top winners will be awarded select prizes. The Jeunes Artistes finals will be held in the Youth Zone at [...]

Where Are They Now? Où en sont-ils?

2017-05-29T20:48:11-04:00 February 3rd, 2016|

Have you ever wondered what happens to students who graduate from French language programs? How did learning French enrich their lives and Where Are They Now? To help answer these questions, we spent months searching, contacting, and interviewing over 400 graduates of French immersion, Core French and native Francophone programs in Western Canada. We're now [...]

Jeunes Artistes 2016 – Contest closes February 9th!

2017-05-29T20:48:11-04:00 January 19th, 2016|

The top 10 students selected for the provincial competition are invited for an all-expenses paid weekend in Vancouver where they will showcase their work and the compete for the top 3 People's Choice Awards! TEACHERS: You could WIN A TABLET for your classroom, simply by organizing Jeunes Artistes in your classroom! >> Register your class [...]

2015 Membership Drive winners

2017-05-29T20:48:11-04:00 January 6th, 2016|

CPF BC & Yukon’s Membership Drive ran from September 1st – October 31st, 2015. Names were drawn in December 2015, see below for the list of winners! Félicitations to the lucky winners and thank you to everyone who joined or renewed their memberships – remember 80% of each membership fee goes right back to local [...]

Victoria Day Family French Camp at Canoe Island

2017-05-29T20:48:11-04:00 January 6th, 2016|

Now that we are at the start of a new year, many families are starting to make plans for summer French camps. We will be updating our Camps page as soon as we receive 2016 details from the various French camps throughout the region. In the meanwhile, here is a pre-summer French camp offered in [...]

La Dictée P.G.L.

2017-05-29T20:48:11-04:00 December 4th, 2015|

WHAT IS LA DICTÉE P.G.L.? La Dictée P.G.L. is a unique and exciting educational project. It is also a fun competition that schools can participate in as well as an international spelling contest. La Grande finale internationale de La Dictée P.G.L. takes place in Montreal in May 2016, following regional events in the months beforehand. [...]