Upcoming AFTV Events

10
Feb
Teacher activity
AFTV Annual General Meeting & 40 Year Anniversary

AFTV Annual General Meeting & 40 Year Anniversary

It gives us great pleasure to invite AFTV Members to the AFTV Annual General Meeting, where we will also be celebrating our 40th anniversary. 

Venue Catholic Leadership Centre, 576 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne 3002

Date Friday 10 February 2023

Time 6.00pm - 8.15pm

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17
Feb
Teacher activity
Nailing it! Assessing VCE French Units 1 & 3

Nailing it! Assessing VCE French Units 1 & 3

This full day PL workshop will equip participants with the skills to effectively assess the VCE French Units 1 & 3.

You will gain a better understanding of the course assessment requirements and will learn strategies that enable you to create appropriate assessment tasks.

Date
Friday 17 Februrary 2023

Venue
Catholic Leadership Centre 

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22
Feb
Teacher activity
AFTV Language Maintenance Almaje Term 1 2023

AFTV Language Maintenance Almaje Term 1 2023

We are pleased to offer online French conversation classes in Term 1 2023.

The online classes are delivered by Marilyne Lopez of Almaje Language School.

Dates
Wednesday 22 February to Wednesday 29 March

Time 6.15pm to 7.45pm

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02
Mar
Teacher activity
AFTV Language Maintenance Castlemaine Term 1 2023

AFTV Language Maintenance Castlemaine Term 1 2023

We are pleased to offer face to face Language Maintenance classes in Term 1 2023 at Castlemaine Secondary College, delivered by Delphine Laboureau-Ormancey of French Tête-à-Tête.

Dates Thursday 2 March to Thursday 30 March

Time 4.15pm to 5.45pm

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19
May
21
May
Teacher activity
AFTV French Immersion Weekend

AFTV French Immersion Weekend

After a couple years' absence we are very excited to once again, in conjunction with the Alliance française de Melbourne, offer the AFTV French Immersion weekend in 2023.

Dates Friday 19 May to Sunday 21 May 2023

Location Hotel Bellinzona Hepburn Springs

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Previous Events

06
Mar
Teacher activity
Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto

Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto

Compte Rendu - Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto

On Sunday, 6 March, 35 AFTV members and guests assembled in the Education Theatre at the NGV to listen to Professor Véronique Duché | A. R. Chisholm Professor of French, Director of the BA | Faculty of Arts, from the University of Melbourne introduce the exhibition Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto as well as speak about Coco’s life- her troubled childhood and her wartime experiences, providing a complete image of this talented woman.

Click below to read further and view photos from the morning.

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08
May
Student activity
AFTV Francophonie Competition

AFTV Francophonie Competition

La Francophonie à travers le monde

Un grand bravo à tous les participants du Concours Francophonie à travers le monde.

L' Association des Professeurs de français dans le Victoria ( AFTV) et Le Forum de la Francophonie Melbourne ont le plaisir d'annoncer les gagnants de la 2ème édition du concours vidéo Francophonie À Travers le Monde!

Click below to view the winners' list.

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17
Jun
Student activity
AFTV Years 5 - 8 Bastille Day Video Competition

AFTV Years 5 - 8 Bastille Day Video Competition

The AFTV and BDFF Committees would like to thank and congratulate all the students who entered the Bastille Day Video Competition this year.

We enjoyed putting it together and the members of the jury loved seeing the passion, talent and creativity demonstrated in the entries.

Click below to see the winners' list and the winning videos.

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28
Jun
Teacher activity
AFTV Cultural PL - Van Gogh at THE LUME Melbourne

AFTV Cultural PL - Van Gogh at THE LUME Melbourne

Compte rendu - Van Gogh at THE LUME MELBOURNE

On Tuesday 28 June 49 members and guests arrived at THE LUME Melbourne to discover the story of Van Gogh in a new and exciting way.

Australia’s first permanent digital gallery transforms the world’s finest art into fully immersive sensory encounters.

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28
Jul
Teacher activity
Nailing It! Marking Unit 4 SAC

Nailing It! Marking Unit 4 SAC

Compte Rendu

This one day PL session which took place on Thursday 28 July at the Catholic Leadership Centre was an opportunity for our experienced presenters and AFTV PL committee members, Nathalie Marchand and Lucie Dickens to collaborate with participants and share best practice on how to approach the assessment of the three SACs for Unit 4.

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05
Aug
Student activity
AFTV Soirée Trivia Années 9 & 10

AFTV Soirée Trivia Années 9 & 10

Superbe Soirée Trivia pour les années 9 et 10!!

Un grand merci au comité Student Activities de l’AFTV! Merci à tous les profs qui étaient présents et surtout aux élèves pour leur enthousiasme!

La joie était au rendez-vous!

Merci à Sacré Cœur qui nous a gentiment prêté leur salle- Kirby Hall et aux ambassadrices du collège sans oublier leur prof Séverine Peyronnet!

Si vous avez raté cette soirée, rendez vous l’année prochaine!

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19
Aug
Teacher activity
AFTV Cultural PL - The Picasso Century | Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2022

AFTV Cultural PL - The Picasso Century | Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2022

Compte Rendu

On Friday, 19 August 36 members and guests gathered at the National Gallery of Victoria to attend 2022’s MELBOURNE WINTER MASTERPIECES EXHIBITION, THE PICASSO CENTURY preceded by a riveting lecture to introduce the exhibition and ‘pour aller un peu plus loin’, Bertrand Bourgeois*spoke of the strong bonds of friendship amongst the many artists, poets and intellectuals with whom Picasso intercepted, interacted and liaised throughout the 20th century, especially those who gathered at Montmartre’s Bateau Lavoir.
 

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04
Sep
Student activity
AFTV Metropolitan and Regional Ateliers Oraux

AFTV Metropolitan and Regional Ateliers Oraux

COMPTE RENDU

UNE MATINÉE POUR S'ENTRAÎNER
...offers your Year 12 French students the opportunity to practise for their oral exam.

This year’s events were a big success, both the face-to-face and online iterations. Positive feedback from teachers, coaches and students was very heart-warming. 

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17
Sep
26
Sep
Teacher activity
AFTV New Caledonia Study Tour 2022

AFTV New Caledonia Study Tour 2022

Compte  Rendu

During the September school holidays, from Saturday 17 September to Monday 26 September, twelve dedicated French teachers spent ten days discovering the rich and diverse culture of New Caledonia. The Study Tour was a huge success, helped by the endless sunshine throughout the trip.

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11
Nov
12
Nov
Teacher activity
2022 AFTV / FATFA Conference a great success

2022 AFTV / FATFA Conference a great success

Congratulations to everyone involved in making the AFTV/FATFA 2022 Conference, such a great success!! 

Attendance numbers exceeded expectations, food was superb and plentiful, plenary and session presenters thought-provoking, wellness sessions unique, relaxing and a lot of fun, brilliant venue, very interesting exhibitor stands!

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