Bonjour Mégane!

Thank you to Madame Payne for her interview with KPS French Language Assistant, Mégane Lesuisse. 

Madame Payne: You arrived at KPS to commence your French Language Assistant position at the start of this year. What motivated you to apply for the position?
Mégane: Australia has always been a dream for me since my early childhood. After finishing my master’s degree in English Linguistics and Language Acquisition, I wanted a gap year to fulfil this ever-present dream. Combining this traveling dream with my passion for teaching was just the perfect opportunity for me. I applied with little hope as there were only 11 positions available, but here I am! Lucky to be working in such a good school. Continue reading


Words in time

emoticonsIf there’s one sure-fire way to rile my kids, it’s to say “Is there an emoticon for that?”
“Mum!”, they’ll reply in exasperation, “It’s emoji, not emoticon.” Continue reading

Blue, white and red – or should that be bleu, blanc et rouge?

french-9Many thanks to Madame Temple for this week’s post about a special day held at school last week.

On Wednesday 25th November we had a whole school French day with a puppet theatre incursion and dress-up. The school yard looked very colourful with the French colours bleu, blanc and rouge, and many students dressed as characters from Cinderella. Continue reading