2017-01-25

le mercredi 25 janvier 2017

Le site du jour: Learn French Tonight by Watching 6 Wonderfully Weird Movies
FSF 1P   
le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
  • learning skills auto-evaluation 
  • course evaluation - j'aime, je n'aime pas, les suggestions
  • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam, put it in Notability and prepare for the written exam. Make your reference sheet. 
    • Image result for exam
    • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
    • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
  • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file was due Jan. 18. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
  • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.


    • Prepare for exams - reading, planning writing.  
 FSF2D/3U
le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
  • learning skills auto-evaluation
  • Course evaluation - j'ai aimé, je n'ai pas aimé, les suggestions
  • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready? 
  • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Prepare for the written exam. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom. Choose your composition topic and make reference sheet.
    • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
  • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details.Video file was due Jan. 18. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
  • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
    • Prepare for exams -  reading, planning writing.  

2017-01-24

le mardi 24 janvier 2017

Le site du jour: The Weird Similarities Between English and French: A Learner’s Guide
FSF 1P   
le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
  • Kahoot! La salle de classe & Jumble - les adjectifs
  • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam, put it in Notability and prepare for the written exam. Make your reference sheet. 
    • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
    • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
    • Reading and Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other.
    • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file was due Jan. 18. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
    • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.












      • Prepare for exams - reading, planning writing.  
     FSF2D/3U
    le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
    • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready? 
    • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Prepare for the written exam by making reference sheet with the outline of your composition and grammar notes. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom.
      • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
    • Reading & Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other.
    • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details.Video file was due Jan. 18. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
    • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
      • Prepare for exams -  reading, planning writing.  

    2017-01-23

    le lundi 23 janvier 2017

    Le site du jour: The 4 Types of Free Language Resources That Serve Your Education Best
    FSF 1P   
    le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
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    • la chanson: Ne me quitte pas - Jacques Brel, Sting - fill in words using sheet from the HUB and Notability - discussion
    • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam, put it in Notability and start working on preparing for the written exam. You can begin making a rough draft of your reference sheet. Received the good paper today.
      • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
      • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
      • Reading and Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
      • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file was due Jan. 18. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
      • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.
        • Prepare for exams - reading, planning writing.  
       FSF2D/3U
      le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
      • la chanson: Ne me quitte pas - Jacques BrelSting - fill in words using sheet from the HUB and Notability - discussion
      • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready? 
      • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Start preparing for the written exam. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom. Choose your composition topic and begin to generate ideas. Received good paper for making reference sheet today.
        • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
        • Reading & Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
        • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details.Video file was due Jan. 18. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
          • le projet de grammaire - work on completing your part of our "digital textbook".  Link to introduction document  Submit a brief reflection to the HUB Dropbox after presenting your lesson (bon, pas bon, améliorations).
          • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
            • Prepare for exams -  reading, planning writing.  

          2017-01-20

          le vendredi 20 janvier 2017

          Le site du jour: The Quick Start Guide to Twitter for Language Learning
          FSF 1P   
          le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
          • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam, put it in Notability and start working on preparing for the written exam. You can begin making a rough draft of your reference sheet and will receive the good paper next week.
            • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
            • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
            • Reading and Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
            • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file was due Jan. 17. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
            • le film de vendredi: film in French with French subtitles where available - part of the Listening Strand of the curriculum and also for Francophone culture. This is not free time. Students are expected to watch and listen attentively (no iPads, no cellphones, no other work, no sleeping, no earphones, no talking). We are watching 17 again.
            • Pas de devoirs pour la fin de semaine but should be reviewing and practicing for your exams, perhaps using Home Study extras
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            le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
            • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready?
            • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Start preparing for the written exam. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom. Choose your composition topic and begin to generate ideas.
              • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
              • Reading & Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
              • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details.Video file was due Jan. 17. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
                • le film de vendredi: film in French with French subtitles where available - part of the Listening Strand of the curriculum and also for Francophone culture. This is not free time. Students are expected to watch and listen attentively (no iPads, no cellphones, no other work, no sleeping, no earphones, no talking). We are watching 17 again.
                • Pas de devoirs pour la fin de semaine but should be reviewing and practicing for your exams, perhaps using Home Study extras

                2017-01-19

                le jeudi 19 janvier 2017

                Le site du jour: 8 study hacks you can use when you’re too busy to learn a language
                FSF 1P   
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class - today. 
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam, put it in Notability and start working on preparing for the written exam. You can begin making a rough draft of your reference sheet and will receive the good paper next week.
                  • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
                  • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
                • Reading and Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file was due Jan. 17. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.
                  • Image result for learning
                  • Prepare for exams - reading, planning writing. 
                FSF2D/3U
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class - today. 
                • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready?
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Start preparing for the written exam. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom. Choose your composition topic and begin to generate ideas.
                  • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
                • Reading & Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details.Video file was due Jan. 17. Speak to Ms.K-J if you have not yet submitted it. 
                • le projet de grammaire - work on completing your part of our "digital textbook".  Link to introduction document  Submit a brief reflection to the HUB Dropbox after presenting your lesson (bon, pas bon, améliorations).
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
                  • Prepare for exams -  reading, planning writing. 

                2017-01-18

                le mercredi 18 janvier 2017

                Image result for un monstre a paris la seineLe site du jour: Vanessa Paradis & -M- "La seine" (Extrait du film "Un monstre à Paris") & La Seine Lyrics This is good for preparation for the listening exam tomorrow.
                FSF 1P   
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
                • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file was due yesterday but fine to submit today because of school cancellation yesterday. Speak to Ms.K-J tomorrow if you have not yet submitted it. Ask the teacher for permission to go to the Learning Commons for help if you have technical difficulties. 
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class - tomorrow. 
                • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day. 
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam, put it in Notability and start working on preparing for the written exam. You can begin making a rough draft of your reference sheet and will receive the good paper next week.
                  • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
                  • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.
                  • Speaking exam now due Wed. Jan 18. 
                  • Prepare for exams - listening, reading, planning writing. 
                FSF2D/3U
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous montrons ce que nous avons appris.
                • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from Dillon and Mansoor.
                • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details.Video file was due yesterday but fine to submit today because of school cancellation yesterday. Speak to Ms.K-J tomorrow if you have not yet submitted it. Ask the teacher for permission to go to the Learning Commons for help if you have technical difficulties. 
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class.  in class - tomorrow. 
                • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Start preparing for the written exam. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom. Choose your composition topic and begin to generate ideas.
                  • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
                • le projet de grammaire - work on completing your part of our "digital textbook".  Link to introduction document  Submit a brief reflection to the HUB Dropbox after presenting your lesson (bon, pas bon, améliorations).
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
                  • Speaking exam now due Wed. Jan 18. 
                  • Prepare for exams - listening, reading, planning writing. 

                2017-01-17

                le mardi 17 janvier 2017

                Le site du jour: Brice Conrad – Fleur du mal (2012) Vidéo et paroles
                FSF 1P   
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous parlons de ce que nous avons appris.
                • Work on Speaking exam preparation - See the HUB for details. Video file must be submitted before 11:59 pm Tues. Jan. 17 - oui, aujourd'hui.   Note: due date now changed to Wed. Jan. 18 because of school cancellation, but still try to submit it today if possible.
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class. 
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam
                  • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
                  • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
                • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.
                  • Image result for learning
                  • Speaking exam due today Tues Jan 17. 
                  • Prepare for exams - listening, reading, planning writing. 
                FSF2D/3U
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous parlons de ce que nous avons appris.
                • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from Dillon and Mansoor
                • \Speaking exam preparation - See the HUB for details.  Video file must be submitted before 11:59 pm Tues. Jan. 17 - oui, aujourd'hui.   Note: due date now changed to Wed. Jan. 18 because of school cancellation, but still try to submit it today if possible.
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class. 
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. Answers for reading practice also posted in the HUB and on bulletin board in classroom.
                  • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
                • le projet de grammaire - work on completing your part of our "digital textbook".  Link to introduction document  Submit a brief reflection to the HUB Dropbox after presenting your lesson (bon, pas bon, améliorations).
                • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
                  • Speaking exam due today Tues Jan 17. 
                  • Prepare for exams - listening, reading, planning writing. 

                2017-01-16

                le lundi 16 janvier 2017

                Le site du jour: How to learn French at home and have way more fun
                FSF 1P   
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous parlons de ce que nous avons appris.
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                • Work on Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file must be submitted before 11:59 pm Tues. Jan. 17. 
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class. 
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Discussed how to prepare. 
                  • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
                  • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
                • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras.
                  • Speaking exam due Tues Jan 17. 
                  • Prepare for exams - listening, reading, planning writing. 
                FSF2D/3U
                le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous parlons de ce que nous avons appris.
                • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready?
                • Speaking exam - See the HUB for details. Video file must be submitted before 11:59 pm Tues. Jan. 17. 
                • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class. 
                • Reading/Writing exam - See the HUB in module "l'examen" for a mini-exam. Discussed how to prepare. Work your way through document "Reading practice: Réussir DELF B1" that is posted in the HUB either on your own or with a partner. 
                  • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
                • le projet de grammaire - work on completing your part of our "digital textbook".  Link to introduction document  Submit a brief reflection to the HUB Dropbox after presenting your lesson (bon, pas bon, améliorations).
                • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                • les devoirs: Should be spending 15 - 20 minutes daily on French home study Monday through Thursday. If all class work is completed, follow suggestions in Home Study extras
                    • le projet de grammaire: Complete and submit your chapter of our "digital textbook".  Submit reflection to Dropbox after your presentation. 
                    • Speaking exam due Tues Jan 17. 
                    • Prepare for exams - listening, reading, planning writing. 

                  2017-01-13

                  le vendredi 13 janvier 2017

                  Le site du jour: 6 Free Online Games for Addictive French Learning
                  FSF 1P   
                  le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous parlons de ce que nous avons appris.
                  • Work on Speaking exam preparation - See the HUB for details. Video file must be submitted before 11:59 pm Tues. Jan. 17. 
                  • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class. 
                  • Reading/Writing exam - we will be talking more about how to prepare for this later this week. 
                    • per. 2 Fri. Jan. 27, 9 am
                    • per. 4 Tues. Jan 31, 9 am
                  • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                  • le film de vendredi: film in French with French subtitles where available - part of the Listening Strand of the curriculum and also for Francophone culture. This is not free time. Students are expected to watch and listen attentively (no iPads, no cellphones, no other work, no sleeping, no earphones, no talking). We are watching 27 again.
                  • Pas de devoirs pour la fin de semaine as long as all caught up. Students may wish to do some review or practice, perhaps using Home Study extras
                    • Speaking exam due Tues Jan 17. 
                  FSF2D/3U
                  le but d'apprentissage (learning goal): Nous parlons de ce que nous avons appris.
                  • Mon projet de grammaire - Kahoot from ? Who is ready?
                  • \Speaking exam preparation - See the HUB for details. Video file must be submitted before 11:59 pm Tues. Jan. 17. 
                  • Listening exam - Thurs. Jan. 19 in class. 
                  • Reading/Writing exam - we will be talking more about how to prepare for this later this week.
                    • Thurs. Jan. 26, 9 am
                  • le projet de grammaire - work on completing your part of our "digital textbook".  Link to introduction document  Submit a brief reflection to the HUB Dropbox after presenting your lesson (bon, pas bon, améliorations).
                  • Listening practice - FLE video - Code de professeur: Ms.K-J or LyricsTraining or other - do some every day.
                  • le film de vendredi: film in French with French subtitles where available - part of the Listening Strand of the curriculum and also for Francophone culture. This is not free time. Students are expected to watch and listen attentively (no iPads, no cellphones, no other work, no sleeping, no earphones, no talking). We are watching Ratatouille.
                  • Pas de devoirs pour la fin de semaine as long as all caught up. Students may wish to do some review or practice, perhaps using Home Study extras
                      • le projet de grammaire: Complete and submit your chapter of our "digital textbook".  Submit reflection to Dropbox after your presentation. 
                      • Speaking exam due Tues Jan 17.