Tag Archives: Core French

A blog worth adding to your bookmarks

Hi everyone! As I was doing some research on-line for activities to do with my grade 11/12 Combined Core French class, I stumbled upon a great blog called “France Bienvenue”.   It is specifically made for FLE teachers and it … Continue reading

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Using magazines

Hi everyone! I like to use magazines in my senior classes. I base two assignments on magazines articles. The first is an article summary and critique and the other is a presentation based on an article. For the summary, students … 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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Conditional sentences continued…

Hi everyone! Sorry I missed my post yesterday.  It was one of those days… Anyhow, to continue with my reinforcement of conditional sentences, yesterday I gave each student a strip of paper with a verb on it, but one edge … Continue reading

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Experimenting…

I’m usually pretty nervous when I try something new in my class.  I always worry: “Will this actually work?”, “Am I forgetting anything?”, “Will this result in the outcomes I’m looking for?”  This was my day today and this is … Continue reading

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Spontaneous speaking activity: Part 2

Yesterday I introduced my grade 11/12 students to some French idiomatic expressions.  They actually enjoyed learning about the expressions and kept asking for more.  Today, I did the activity I mentioned in yesterday’s post.  I had students pick a partner. … Continue reading

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Scaffolding a spontaneous speaking activity

Hi everyone! I’m trying something new in my grade 11/12 French class.  I was inspired by all the great materials I bought at the OMLTA conference. I found a great activity in the book I bought by Chenelière Éducation, 70 … Continue reading

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