Tag Archives: Technology in the classroom

Amazing Pinterest board

Hi everyone! I hope you’re all having a relaxing summer.  I wasn’t planning on posting in the summer because I’m taking a break from blogging.   I’m planning for a new grade 12 French immersion course, and it’s been really … Continue reading

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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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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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iPads in the classroom

Hi everyone! If you’ve been reading my blog, you’ll know that at my school, we are limited with the computer labs that are available to us.  So, I’m considering using some of our budget to buy some iPads.  They’re small, … 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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On-line video games to learn French?

Hi everyone! My colleague sent me a link yesterday for a website that allows students to play video games, but they have to answer some questions before they can keep playing.  It’s called Review Game Zone.  I decided to check … Continue reading

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Movie trailers and comic strips

Hi everyone! My grade 9 French immersion class had an assignment due today.  They read about five short stories from a collection called L’anneau du Guépard.  If you’re not familiar with this work, each short story is very different and each … Continue reading

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