Tag Archives: French immersion

PowerPoint presentations

Hi everyone, I hope you all had a restful weekend. Today we started oral presentations in my grade 9 Immersion class.  They mostly use PowerPoint and Prezi, and a few are using iMovie.  What’s interesting is that last week, as … Continue reading

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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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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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Cooperative learning task for conditional sentences

Happy Monday everyone! I wanted to start off the week with a fun and interactive activity for my grade 9 Immersion class.  I did an activity called «Si j’enchaînais les si….».  Basically, I give each group of four students a … Continue reading

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