Grade 10 – Internal exam preparation

Consignes de préparation pour votre examen jeudi 5 mai:

Votre examen interne est basé sur le thème que nous étudions actuellement “C’était comme ça”.

Vous pouvez vous préparer à l’épreuve de compréhension écrite en faisant les exercices du livret de lecture mis en ligne ici.

Cliquez sur ce lien pour un rappel du contenu de votre examen.

Bon courage!

Grade 9 – Internal exam preparation

Le Déjeuner des canotiers de Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Consignes de préparation pour votre examen mardi 3 mai:

Votre examen interne est basé sur le thème que nous étudions actuellement “Un repas à la française”.

Vous pouvez continuer à vous préparer à l’épreuve de compréhension écrite en faisant les exercices du livret de lecture distribué en classe vendredi 22 avril et mis en ligne ici.

Cliquez sur ce lien pour un rappel du contenu de votre examen.

Bon courage!

 

Grade 7 – Internal exam preparation

Le jardin des Tuileries

Le jardin des Tuileries

Essential information

Your French internal examination is on Thursday May 5. It will be testing your reading comprehension skills and your writing skills on our current topic “Amusons-nous!”.

You will be expected to read several texts for understanding and in your writing task you will need to show how well you can plan leisure activities for a weekend.

How can you prepare yourselves?

a) Practice your reading comprehension skills with two texts in your online textbooks

Click on the Book Pages tab and select Chapter 6.

  1. Select the Lisons section on pages 188-189 and read all sections 1 to 4 of the text entitled Parcs d’attractions. You can then complete all activities from A to E in your cahier électronique.
  2. Select the Mise en pratique section on pages 194-195 and complete exercise 1 in your cahier électronique.

b) Practice your writing skills with your online textbooks

Select the Mise en pratique section on pages 194-195 and complete exercise 4 in your cahier électronique.

c) Review all grammar and vocabulary

  1. Review all your notes in your handouts on chapter 6 and make sure you are able to:
    1. Ask what a friend is planning to do
    2. Tell what you are going to do
    3. Say you have no particular plans
    4. Express future plans with the verb ALLER
    5. Use time frames appropriately
    6. Remember the names for leisure activities and their corresponding places
  2. Test yourselves on all of the above online:

Click on the Review and Assess to the right of Book Pages and practice the “Self-test” activities in the navigation bar on the left. You can do activities 1(a, b, c) to 4.

3. Further practice online

Practice your vocabulary online with Conjuguemos French vocab : in ALLEZ-VIENS 1, go to section 20, Chapitre 6-1 Amusons-nous!

You can review

  • with flashcards that you can download and cut up to test yourselves. Just click on the Flashcards link.
  • with the vocabulary list that you can also download and copy in your vocabulary notebooks to practice your spelling. Just click on the List of words link.
  • doing the online activity and time yourselves. Just click on Chapitre 6-1: Amusons-nous!

Pas de panique!

Remember that the texts you will be reading should be appropriate to your level of proficiency. You will not be expected to understand every single word in the texts but you will have to use various reading strategies to decode the texts quickly and understand their meanings. You will be looking for

  • context cues such as information from pictures or from sentences surrounding the unknown words
  • headings, subtitles
  • superscript numbers referring to a vocabulary list at the bottom of the page
  • cognates

You are encouraged to see me if you have any questions regarding your preparation.

 Bon courage!

Grade 8 – Internal exam preparation

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Oh, là, là! Le portable est vraiment dangereux à la santé!

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Information essentielle

Your French internal examination is on Wednesday May 4. It will be testing your reading comprehension skills and your writing skills on our current topic “Au téléphone”.

You will be expected to read two different texts for comprehension and you will need to show how well you can describe past events in the passé composé.

Comment vous pouvez vous préparer

a) Practice

Practice your reading comprehension skills with the text entitled « Je passe ma vie au téléphone », and answer all the questions in this document.

b) Review

  1. Review all your notes in your handouts on our current topic and make sure you are able to:
    1. Conjugate verbs in the passé composé
    2. Describe events in a chronological order, using sequential connectors
    3. Express your opinion on a past weekend
    4. Make and receive a phone call
  2. Review the dialogues you have written in your “Practice & activity” booklets, as they will be useful models for essay writing and in your “Travaux pratiques de grammaire” workbooks you are encouraged to review all sentence structures in the passé composé.

c) Further practice online

Practice your vocabulary online with Conjuguemos French vocab : go to sections 1 and 2 of Chapter 9, practicing either with Flashcards, List of words or the activities linked to each section.

Practice your verb conjugation online with Conjuguemos French verbs : go to the second section entitled INDICATIVE MOOD: THE COMPOUND TENSES. Choose the passé composé (with AVOIR).

Pas de panique!

The texts you will be reading should be appropriate to your level of proficiency. You will not be expected to understand every single word in the texts but you will have to use various reading strategies to decode the texts quickly and understand their meanings.

You are encouraged to see me if you have any questions regarding your preparation.

Bon courage!

 

Grade 11 – e-learning “La famille et le mariage”

Bonjour la classe,

Voici votre travail pour aujourd’hui:

Pour terminer notre étude du thème “Les relations sociales”, vous allez utiliser le document intitulé “Relations sociales Unité 1 Hodder”.

Vous irez à la page numéro 21 “IV: La famille et le mariage” et vous lirez le texte “Les formes familiales”. Vous ferez ensuite les exercices 1 et 2. Le deuxième exercice est une lettre amicale. Pour étudier le format de cette lettre, je vous conseille d’utiliser le document “Paper 2 OSC”. Allez à la page 33 du document, intitulée “The informal letter”. N’oubliez pas que votre lettre doit avoir entre 250 et 400 mots.

Vous soumettrez votre travail mercredi 20 janvier.

Bon courage!

Grade 6 – e-learning “J’aime, je n’aime pas”

Bonjour la classe,

Vous aimez la neige?

Today, due to “la neige”, you have been asked to stay home and work on your different subjects through our e-learning policy. For French, I would like you to use your online textbooks and practice some exercises on what we have learned so far in our unit “Faisons connaissance!”

Please log in to your online textbooks and go to Chapitre 1  and under the tab “Faisons connaissance !” you will scroll down to select the first “Grammaire supplémentaire” title. Click on “Go!” and complete exercises 1 and 2 by clicking on the link below each exercise entitled “Cahier électronique” . Once you have opened this new window, you can start typing your answers in it. Please provide answers in full sentences. Make sure you click on “Save” to save your work.

Once you have completed both exercises, go back to the tab “Grammaire supplémentaire” and click on it to scroll down this time to the 2nd “Grammaire supplémentaire” series of exercises. Do the same as above and complete exercises 3 to 5.

When you have completed all exercises, please post them on your blogs under a new title, “Grammaire supplémentaire”. To post them, you can go back to your saved work and copy and paste your answers, which should be in full sentences.

Bon courage!

Grade 10 – e-learning “La santé”

Bonjour la classe,

Aujourd’hui nous n’avons pas cours car il neige et par précaution, pour ne pas se casser une jambe (!!), vous devez rester à la maison.

C’est donc une bonne occasion pour réviser le vocabulaire sur la santé avec le livret intitulé “Health and fitness”. Si vous n’avez pas ce document chez vous, vous pouvez cliquer sur le lien.

Lisez les deux premières pages 25 et 26 et faites tous les exercices sur ces deux pages. Révisez aussi vos notes de cours et étudiez tout le vocabulaire sur les parties du corps. Vous devrez finir ce travail pour notre prochaine leçon jeudi 21 janvier.

Bon courage et restez au chaud!

Grade 6 – Mise en train “Salut, les copains!”

Je m'appelle Claire. J'aime lire!

Je m’appelle Claire. J’aime lire!

Let’s explore how these students are introducing themselves and let’s find out about their likes and dislikes.

Log in to your online textbooks and go to chapter 1 “Faisons connaissance !”.

Click on the Book Pages tab and select the Mise en Train Salut, les copains! section on page 18-20. Go through all sections from Stratégie to number 8. Practice your listening skills by listening to all dialogues. (Click on the sound button in each section.) Repeat after each sentence to practice your speaking skills. Make sure you have a good understanding of their introductions before starting the exercises. You may want to listen one more time to all presentations while following with the text by clicking on the play all button above Activités.

Go to the Activités menu and do activities 1 to 5, in that order. For each activity, you will read all questions that appear in a separate window. To answer those questions, you will need to click on Cahier électronique. Once this dialogue box opens, you can enter your responses and click on “SAVE” to save them.

Post all your answers to the above exercises on your blogs under the unit title Faisons connaissance! You may copy and paste your answers directly on your blogs or post screen shots of your answers. You are expected to write full sentences as much as possible.

Deadline for completion: Next class on Monday, November 30.