Tag Archives: French culture

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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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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The song was a hit!

Hi everyone! As mentioned in yesterday’s post, my mise en train today was Willy Denzey’s song “Et si tu n’existais pas…”.  I introduced him by explaining that he grew up in France, but is of Laotian descent.  I got a little … 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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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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Teaching Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme

Hello everyone! Today I finished the pre-reading activities I had planned in my Grade 11 Core French class on Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme.  My students really enjoyed the film Molière, and so I had them do some research on Molière’s actual life, as well … Continue reading

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