Learn about French-speaking world customs!

Leila uses documentary materials to develop listening, reading, speaking and writing skills to lead her students on a trip around the French-speaking world. Learn about the geography, language, and culture of France, French Polynesia, Ivory Coast, Egypt, New Caledonia, Québec, Vietnam, and her native Morocco. (Class can be taken alone or as a complement to Food and Culture in the Francophone World.)

Session 1: 

Fridays | From July 27th to August 17th
Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
Level: B1 | Intermediate

Saturdays | From June 20th to July 11th
Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
Level: B1 | Intermediate

Session 2: 

Fridays | From August 31st to September 28th
Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
Level: B1 | Intermediate

Saturdays | From June 20th to July 11th
Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
Level: B1 | Intermediate

Meet the teacher

Meet the teacher

Leila Bihkak Leila is a Spanish, French and Moroccan Arabic (Moroccan dialect) native speaker. She is a translator, interpreter, language teacher and cultural liaison agent with 10 years of professional experience. Her knowledge of the Francophone world and her love of culture emanates in her teaching and inspires her students. She has taught children and adults at the Alliance over the last year in private lessons, summer camps, and other various offerings. Her creativity, high energy, and natural ability around children make her a fantastic French teacher and we are glad to have her among us!