Week 3 - February 1 - 5
French I - Spring 2016
La Troisième Semaine
Welcome back to Week 3 (or Week 22 for YL students)! Things should begin calming down for Traditional students this week as enrollment draws to a close. Read below for more information about the coming week! All assignments are due this Friday, February 5.
This week students will finish Unit 2: Le Jour et La Date. Using the vocabulary they learned last week, students will begin writing full dates this week. They will also learn how to express likes and dislikes, and will be exposed to some history and culture of Paris. Assignments due this week include:
1. Le Jour et La Date, Speaking 2A
2. Le Jour et La Date, Discussion 2B
3. Le Jour et La Date, Writing 2C
4. Le Jour et La Date, Section 2 Quiz
5. Le Jour et La Date, Writing 3A
6. Le Jour et La Date, Speaking 3B
7. Le Jour et La Date, Discussion 3C
8. Le Jour et La Date, Section 3 Quiz9. Le Jour et La Date, Unit Exam
Year Long:This week year-long students will continue finish in Unit 6: Les Endroits and begin Unit 7: La Famille. As a part of this unit, students will research French holidays and celebrations and compose an essay comparing French and American traditions. Assignments due this week include:
1. Les Endroits, Unit Exam
2 . La Famille, Project 1B
3. La Famille, TPR Quiz
4. La Famille, Discussion 1D
To accommodate various schedules across the state, enrollment for Traditional Block courses has been extended through 2/3. Teachers are aware of the challenges facing students who missed school due to inclement weather. We are committed to working with students on an individual basis to help them get caught up. New enrollees are encouraged to make contact with their teacher as soon as possible, and maintain daily contact until they are current on all work.
There will be a progress report for ALL students next Tuesday, February 9 (available in registration Thursday, February 11). Please contact your child's school for information on progress report distribution.
* Monday 2/1 @ 11:30am w/ Mme Claire Driscoll ( Unit 2)
* Monday 2/1 @ 4pm w/ Mme Mary Hansbrough (Unit 2)
* Tuesday 2/2 @ 8pm w/ Mme Melissa Harrelson (Unit 2)
* Wednesday 2/3 @ 8pm w/ Mme Karen Miller (Unit 2)
* Thursday 2/4 @ @ 4pm w/ Mme Erin Tyson (Unit 2)
* Friday 2/5 @ 9am w/ Mme Ashley Padgett (Unit 6 - YL Schedule)
Note that while the course calendars for Tradition, Early Calendar and Year-Long courses do not align, students may choose to attend any live session of their choosing. Students are also welcome to attend more than one session for extra practice! Students need to log in with both first and last name to ensure they receive credit for attendance. Those who phone in using the teleconference option need to identify themselves to the instructor presenting so their attendance is documented!
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