Courses Information of Past School Years

General Courses Information

Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese)

The Brossard Chinese School offers Mandarin, one of the most spoken languages of growing importance for different levels meeting the needs of different clienteles:

Our Mandarin Course for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12 offers an enriching learning experience that goes beyond language acquisition. This comprehensive program combines language instruction with a diverse cultural curriculum, including Chinese calligraphy, painting, chess, history, and legends, all thoughtfully designed to take place every Saturday for 2-3 hours.
Mandarin, as one of the world's most widely spoken languages, plays a crucial role in global communication. Our course aims to equip students with strong Mandarin language skills, covering speaking, listening, reading, and writing through interactive lessons.
In addition to language proficiency, our integrated culture curriculum adds depth and diversity to the learning journey. Students will explore the intricacies of Chinese calligraphy and painting, enhance their strategic thinking through chess, discover the rich tapestry of Chinese history, and be captivated by legendary tales and myths.
Our dedicated instructors are passionate about fostering not only language fluency but also a profound appreciation for Chinese culture. Through this course, we empower students to become confident Mandarin speakers while fostering cultural enrichment.
Join us on this educational adventure that combines language and culture, preparing students to thrive in an interconnected world.


For children

4 years old – Pre-Kindergarten (2 hours) focus on verbal skills by singing, initiation to pinyin, basic character recognition mainly relating the sound of words to pictures and introduction to simple strokes in writing.

5 years old – Kindergarten (2 hours) focus on verbal skills by singing, initiation to pinyin with more complex combinations, basic character recognition relating characters to pictures and introduction to simple and complex strokes in writing.

6+ Grades 1-12 (3 hours) evaluated listening, reading with understanding, and writing of characters with associated pinyin. The third hour is dedicated to Chinese culture course which introduces the rich Chinese culture e.g. Chinese painting, calligraphy, history, Chinese legends, three word poem and many of our traditions.

The third hour is dedicated to the Chinese culture by introducing its multifaceted nature, including Chinese painting, calligraphy, history, Chinese legends, three worded poems and many of our traditions.


Different needs

Simplified script used in the Peoples’ Republic of China for native Mandarin speakers.

Traditional script used in Taiwan (Mandarin) and Hong Kong (Cantonese) speakers.


Other Selected Classes

Welcome Class (3 hours)

For non-native Chinese speakers using Simplified script. Focus on verbal skills by singing, initiation to pinyin, basic character recognition and introduction to simple strokes in writing with bilingual materials.


Adult Conversation (2 hours)

Welcome to the Adult Cantonese Conversation Class!

Cantonese is a fascinating and vibrant Chinese dialect spoken by millions around the world. Whether you are interested in traveling to Cantonese-speaking regions, connecting with family and friends, or simply expanding your language skills, this class is designed to help you achieve your goals. In our Cantonese Conversation Class, we focus on practical spoken Cantonese that you can use in real-life situations. From greetings and everyday conversations to discussing topics of interest, we provide a relaxed and interactive environment for you to practice and improve your Cantonese communication skills.
Our experienced instructors are here to guide you through the nuances of Cantonese pronunciation, tone, and vocabulary. Through engaging dialogues, cultural insights, and conversational activities, we aim to make your learning experience enjoyable and effective.
Join us in this language journey to unlock new opportunities, connect with Cantonese-speaking communities, and gain confidence in your Cantonese conversation skills. Let us embark on this linguistic adventure.


Cantonese (2 hours)

Hello, everyone! Welcome to the Children's Cantonese Beginners Class!

Cantonese is one of the most unique and beautiful dialects in China, widely spoken in regions like Guangdong, Hong Kong, and Macau. In our Cantonese beginners class, we will explore this vibrant and culturally rich language together with the kids and some of us to preserve our culture. We will start with basic pronunciation and simple everyday phrases, gradually helping you build fluency in spoken Cantonese. Through interactive games, songs, and fun stories, we will ensure that learning Cantonese is an enjoyable experience.


Selected Culture Classes

Kung Fu

Kung Fu is a form of Chinese martial arts that is a form of self-defense which strengthens the body and also training discipline of the mind. There are different forms like the Shaolin and the Wutang.

Our kid-friendly Kung Fu class is designed to introduce you to the basics of this ancient Chinese martial art in a safe and enjoyable way. From mastering your first punches and kicks, to practicing balance and coordination, you will develop skills that will not only make you a better martial artist, but also help you in everyday life.

Get ready to step into the colorful world of lion dance, where you will discover the art of bringing a lion to life through mesmerizing movements. It is not just a dance; it is a celebration of culture and teamwork.


Traditional Folk Dance

Chinese folk dance is more than just dance; it is a celebration of heritage and a way to tell stories through graceful movements and colorful costumes. In this class, you will learn the enchanting steps and choreography of various Chinese folk dances, each with its own unique charm and history.

This class is a space where you can explore the beauty and diversity of Chinese dance forms. It is a chance to embrace different cultures while having a fantastic time on the dance floor.

So, put on your dancing shoes and get ready to experience the magic of Chinese folk dance. We cannot wait to see you twirl, spin, and express yourself through the rhythms of China's rich traditions. Let us start dancing together!


Peking Opera

In the enchanting world of Peking Opera, we will be captivated into one of China's most revered traditional art forms. Peking Opera, with its rich history spanning centuries, offers a unique blend of music, singing, acting, and acrobatics, all adorned with elaborate costumes and vibrant makeup. This an introductory course for those with a budding interest in Chinese culture, this class promises to introduce you to the mesmerizing world of Peking Opera and its fascinating techniques. Prepare to immerse yourself in the beauty and artistry of this classical Chinese performing art!


Chinese Flute

Welcome to the world of melodic enchantment! In this beginners' class, to embark on a melodious journey with the traditional Chinese flute, also known as the "dizi." The dizi, with its hauntingly beautiful tones and centuries-old heritage, offers a gateway to the rich tapestry of Chinese music. Whether you are a complete novice or have a curiosity for exploring new sounds, this class is your passport to discovering the art of playing the Chinese flute. Get ready to breathe life into captivating melodies and experience the joy of creating music with this elegant and culturally significant instrument. Let us begin your musical adventure with the dizi.


Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese calligraphy is not just writing; it is a form of art that has been cherished for centuries. In this class, you will discover the beauty of Chinese characters and learn how to create them with grace and precision. From basic brush techniques to forming intricate characters, you will develop skills that allow you to express yourself through the ancient art of calligraphy.

Whether you are a budding artist or simply curious about this stylistic art form, our class is a place where you can explore your creativity while delving into a rich cultural tradition. So, pick up your brushes and let your imagination flow. We cannot wait to see the beautiful characters you will create. Let us begin our artistic journey together!




Introducing our Oral and Writing English Courses!

In this course, we will delve into the world of English language skills, encompassing both spoken and written aspects. Whether your aim is to refine your communication, master the art of writing, or simply boost your confidence in using English effectively, our program will improve your language skills

Through dynamic lessons, interactive discussions, and creative writing exercises, you will acquire the tools necessary to express yourself eloquently in English. Our seasoned instructors will lead you through the subtleties of pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, and effective writing techniques.

Language is a potent tool, and proficiency in English opens doors to boundless opportunities in today's interconnected world.

Join us where you will not only enhance your English but also gain the assurance to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.



Learning French can be a challenge, especially when it comes to grammar, but our course is specially designed for you: beginners, from kindergarten to elementary and up to secondary, to help you overcome these challenges in a fun and interactive way.
In this course, we will explore the basics of the French language, from pronunciation to grammar rules. Our experienced instructors will guide you throughout this language journey, using teaching methods tailored to each level.

We understand that French grammar can seem complex, but do not worry, we are here to simplify the concepts and help you understand them easily. We will turn grammar learning into an enjoyable and enriching experience.
Discover how to make French grammar less intimidating while developing your language skills. Let us help you succeed in learning French!



Mathematics is not just a subject; it is a world of endless possibilities waiting to be explored! Whether you are an elementary student taking your first steps into the world of numbers or a secondary student diving deeper into mathematical concepts, there is something truly magical about math.
Think of math as a puzzle, a game, or even a thrilling adventure. It is all about discovering patterns, solving mysteries, and unleashing your creativity. Math is the language of the universe, and through it, you can understand the world in ways you never imagined.
Do not be fooled by the myth that math is difficult. It is a journey of curiosity, discovery, and empowerment. With the right mindset and a bit of guidance, you will not only excel in math but also come to love it. So, let us embark on this mathematical journey together! Get ready to embrace the beauty of numbers, the elegance of equations, and the joy of problem-solving. Math is for everyone, and it's time to unlock its wonders and fall in love with its challenges.