Tuesday, November 18, 2008

French II

En classe:
  • Daily review questions and conversations in French.
  • Reviewed the vocabulary sheet (Unité 4 on questions and adverbs).
  • Students wrote answers on board from Monday night's homework (double-sided worksheet). Discussed answers and corrected errors.
  • Partnered activity (one partner had all of the questions and the other has all of the answers. Partners then appropriately matched each question and answer together).
Les devoirs:
  • Pretend like you are going to do a magazine, TV, radio, etc. interview for your favorite movie star, singer, character in a novel, sports player, etc. Prepare and write down 10 questions you would like to ask him/her. These 10 questions should use 10 different question words from your vocabulary list. Be creative! You do not need to answer these questions. This is due Wednesday.
  • Prepare for Friday's quiz on asking and responding to questions.

French I

En classe:
  • Daily review questions and conversations in French.
  • Conversations in French about Thanksgiving plans, etc.
  • Passed out Unité 1 review guide for Friday's test.
  • Completed activities 4 and 5 on page 27 in the textbook with a partner.
  • Played a review game - first day of three - one half of the classroom against the other half. We will keep a running tally of each team's points and determine the winner on Thursday! Good luck!
Les devoirs:
  • Study for the Unité 1 test (Friday).
  • Complete the double-sided worksheet passed out in class today to review time telling.

French Culture

In class:
  • Worked on francophone paper and presentation for the first half of class.
  • Read a few more chapters in The Little Prince.
  • ALL francophone papers, packets, and bibliographies are due tomorrow (Wednesday).
  • Practice and rehearse for your presentation (Wed.-Fri.)