Monthly Archives: May 2012

More grammar…

Hello everyone! I’m continuing on in my quest to finish the necessary grammar points in my grade 9 Immersion class.  To start the class off, my mise en train was a Tic Tac Toe game I made up, not for the … Continue reading

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The challenge that is the subjunctive…

Hello everyone! In my grade 9 Immersion class, we’ve finished all the units, but we still have some grammar points left before my students start their presentations next week.  I mentioned this to them last week and I heard moans … Continue reading

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Increasing oral fluency is tough work!

Hi everyone! I’m trying really hard to give students the tools that they need in order to be proficient in French.  I scaffold all my grammar points and I give them multiple and varied opportunities to see and use the … Continue reading

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A wonderful visit

Hi everyone! One of our students left Ontario last year to go to Pearson College in British Columbia.  He dropped by for a visit today and I had a little chat with him.  He was talking about his French skills … Continue reading

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Research skills

Hi everyone! I had my students working in the library today, and luckily most of them were working.  Hopefully they’ll all be in working order tomorrow. Since my students are in research mode, I thought that I would talk about … Continue reading

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Sometimes technology fails….

Hi everyone! I came to work today only to find out that the network was down. Not so bad unless you have booked your class into the library to do research on their projects for the ISU’s! So, with no … Continue reading

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Le Petit Prince

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing weekend.  It was Victoria Day here in Canada yesterday, so it was nice to spend some quality time with the kids and enjoy the nice weather we had. I’ve … Continue reading

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