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Knowing how to sing: song work in French and English

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You knew how to sing but this time seems far away?
Would you like to sing in English but the lyrics are blocking you?
You were told that you were singing out of tune, you don't dare to start?
This course is for you.
Actress and singer, I will approach you with three songs according to your tastes and interests. We can also work on a piece of your choice. The goal: free yourself for fun.

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At student's location: Around Paris, France
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Skills:
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Duration:
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, French, German

About Me

Je suis une professeure passionnée et enthousiaste, désireuse de faire progresser chaque élève quel que soit son niveau.
Je suis spécialisée dans la création de supports attractifs et originaux basés sur les centres d'intérêts de mes élèves.

Education

Licence d'anglais et Français Langues Etrangères en 2007.
Maîtrise de Français Langue Etrangères.
CAPES d'anglais obtenu avec le CNED.
Diplômée du Cours Florent - Ecole d'art dramatique en 2017.

Experience / Qualifications

Enseignante de langues étrangères depuis 2008.
Expériences en cours particuliers avec élèves de tous âges et tous niveaux.

Reviews (7)

It’s a very smart way to learn language via songs :)
Energetic and engaging! Claire-Marie improved my pronunciation effectively with the first lesson.
Superbe premiere lecon
Absolutely fantastic. I could not be happier with the skill and confidence that I have found as a result of working with Claire-Marie.
Claire-Marie is a very effective coach. In a very short time I felt more in control of my voice and more confident.
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I've been a language teacher for many years, french is my mother tongue and singing is my passion. With this class, I intend to make you improve your french skills by expressing yourselves. From nursery rhymes to Stromae, from Cadet Roussel to Sylvie Vartan, from Barbara to Angèle, I can teach you or your children how to sing in French ! I provide songs or you tell me the one you've always wanted to sing !
I've been a language teacher for many years for students all ages and levels. I'll help you increase your vocabulary and listening, speaking and writing skills, as well as prepare DELF or DALF I specialize in finding various ways to make people understand and learn. Vous ne serez pas déçu-e-s !
Classes by experienced teacher, eager to motivate and empower her students. In-depth work in a relaxed atmosphere, so that what is seen is acquired over the long term. Classes take place at home or by webcam, tutoring in all subjects until the second class.

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  • 6 repeat students
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