à petits pas Excellence Full and Half-Day French Program for Ages 2 ½-4 September 2020 – June 2021 plus French Summer Day Camp & Classes

Next fall, the Montclair branch of the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), the premiere destination for French language and culture in the tri-state area, brings back its fun and enriching French language program for toddlers: à petits pas Excellence. Parents can choose to enroll their child for two, three, four, or five days a week, for a morning or full-day session.

Specially crafted for children ages 2½-4, with or without previous exposure to French, à petits pas Excellence provides children with all the proven benefits of bilingualism, while preparing him or her for Kindergarten.

Activities include arts-and-crafts, songs, movement, games, storytelling, and more - all en français! This joyful introduction to French language and culture is a great addition to a part-time preschool program or an alternative to a regular preschool.

Curriculum focus includes:

  • French language learning
  • Broadening knowledge of the world through exploration, experimentation, and conversation
  • Exposure to art
  • Motor skills development through movement, games, crafts, and more
  • Social/emotional development, and strengthening socialization skills


Join us for an exciting new season of our popular French Summer Day Camps & Classes for ages 2-17 from June - August. With an array of fun, stimulating classes, themed activities, special workshops, and field trips that draw on Montclair’s acclaimed cultural offerings, kids enhance their skills, discover new passions, and unleash their creativity—all en français!


7 N. Willow St -Suite #7, Montclair
973-783-0507 • fiaf.org/newjersey