Week 2: January 26 - February 1
French I - Spring 2015
Bienvenue à la Deuxième Semaine!
This week students will finish Unit 1: Bonjour and begin work in Unit 2: Le Jour et La Date. Students will be exposed to third person forms of expressions studied last week as well as preliminary calendar vocabulary to prepare them for writing dates next week. Assignments due this Friday, January 30 include:
1. Bonjour, Writing 3D
2. Bonjour, Section 3 Quiz
3. Bonjour Unit Exam
4. Bonjour, Listening Exam
5. Le Jour et La Date, Writing 1E
6. Le Jour et La Date, Discussion 1F
7. Le Jour et La Date TPR Quiz
8. Le Jour et La Date, Grammaire 1G9. Le Jour et La Date, Section 1 Quiz
Year Long:Year-long students will continue work in Unit 6: Les Endroits. They will finish their research projects on Québec and prepare to take the Unit Exam next week. Assignments due this week include:
1. Les Endroits, Section 2 Quiz
2. Les Endroits, Speaking 3A
3. Les Endroits, Project 3C
4. Les Endroits, Section 3 Quiz
The first attendance report for Traditional students scheduled for Thursday, January 22 was canceled. There will be another attendance report on Wednesday, January 28. Please encourage your students to log in and begin work as soon as possible to ensure they are included in this report!
* Tuesday, 1/27 @ 10am w/ Mme Ashley Padgett (Getting Started/Unit 1)
* Wednesday, 1/28 @ 10am w/ Mme Claire Driscoll (Unit 1)
* Wednesday, 1/28 @ 6pm w/ Mme Maria Yandell (Unit 1)
* Wednesday, 1/28 @ 8pm w/ Mme Jean McDaniel (Unit 2)
Note that while the course calendars for Traditional 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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Les Profs de Français I
Sections 1 & 2 - Mme Claire Driscoll
Sections 3 & 4 - Mme Ashley Padgett
Section 5 - Mme Melissa Harrelson
Although she began as a French teacher and counselor, she spent time as an Assistant Principal and Principal in both middle and high schools. She was also the Director of Employment for the Guilford County Schools and was on loan to NCDPI for 2 years to assistant struggling high schools in NC.
She lives in Greensboro, NC with her husband Jerry and has 2 married daughters. Avery and her husband and two sons live in Asheville. Graham and her husband live in Manhattan. She is enjoying retirement by returning to her roots as a French teacher for NCVPS.