Bienvenue à la classe de Français de Madame Rakhit!
Important attendance information for 1st block students:
For this week's Distance Learning, please log into Google Classroom and post "Bonjour" in the comments section of each day's "Morning Announcement" by 8:00 AM. Each day I will have posted this "Morning Announcement" by 7:30 AM.
After you post your attendance, please check for assignments and due dates. As with all your other classes, you are responsible for completing all work in order to obtain a grade on Genesis.
It is very important that you post your "Bonjour" comment each morning during this week by 8:00 AM. Your greeting comment will allow me to take your attendance for the school day. If I do not receive your post, you will be marked absent for the day. If you have any questions for me, you may include your questions in this "Morning Announcement".
Please note that my office hours have changed:Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgOffice Hours: Tuesdays (2:30-3:20) and Thursdays (2:30-4:00), Room 216Please arrive by 2:45 on either day or both days if you wish to see me. Prior to coming, I suggest that you write down any specific questions or topics you find difficult so that we can make the most of the review session.
Great article featuring compelling reasons to learn French:
List of non-native French-speaking celebrities:
French Inventions that changed history:
Exellent instructional Youtube channel for any level (slow Parisian French speaker):All French levels: please check out these websites as often as you can! (they’re great!):
(Interesting variety of ways to say "goodbye" in French)
https://www.lingohut.com/en/l58/learn-french ***C'est mon site préferé!
(Vocabulary site w/ 109 categories!)
(tricks and tips for conjugating French verbs in general.)
(resource for typing/copying French accents into any document)
(Verbs with prepositions)
(Position of adjectives, before or after the noun?)
(relative pronoun review & practice)
(Inspiring article about how to use poetry to improve your French)
(Resource for conjugating conditional tense)
(Read popular children's stories and fairy tales in French. Site also offers free lessons).
(Great article about careers, many are fascinating, that require a French major)
(300 most commonly used French words)
(Authentic lessons on how to quickly and efficiently increase french proficiency. Be sure to subscribe to this channel for future lessons)
(Excellent listening resource with scripts-205 dialogues!)
(How to know when etre verbs take avoir)
(La maison d'être et un Blog utile)
(colorful site full of French lessons and language tools)
(beaucoup d'information des philosophes francaises)
(Excellent grammar explanations for the tricky "lequel" pronoun)
(Great site for learning new vocabulary and grammar, then testing yourself)
(Challenging review for DALF exam, highly recommended for French 4, AP, and those taking Seal of Biliteracy)
(Entertaining site full of quizzes on a variety of topics)
(past tense review)
(Free and fun educational games for beginning French)
(Hundreds of short vocabulary builder quizzes)
(A comprehensive list of most popular French words)
(Rules for prepositions with countries, cities, regions)
(Lively site containing hundreds of francophone interviews and quizzes to test your comprehension!)
(Past Tense Review)
www.nrj.fr click on right panel “cliqueici”to listen to daily radio broadcasts (musique +DJ talk) - there is also an ipad app which is pretty easy to use (be sure to choose French music because they also play a lot of english.)
(read, listen, watch – great site) Requires RealPlayer®. (go to World Languages- French -practice all chapters/levels –especially level 3 –all new) and go to homework help and click on French language (excellent source for practice!) (click video camera icon -watch French TV/music clips) (click on “journal”-read, listen, watch French TV/news) Requires RealPlayer®. (read, listen, watch French TV/news) Requires RealPlayer®. ((read, listen, watch French TV/news) ((read, listen, watch French TV/news) (read, watch, listen to French entertainment news) (information on French TV and cinema; includes TV program guide) live video stream of current broadcasts. Requires RealPlayer®. hear streamed radio broadcasts fifteen minutes after they are aired in Paris. RequiresRealPlayer®. read the front page and selected articles from Paris' most prestigious daily newspaper including Want Ads. Front page requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. full text articles from French daily newspaper. Includes Want Ads. Front page requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. daily newspaper form Québec with some full text articles French weekly magazine
You can also go on Apple’s Itunes store –at the bottom of the page, change the country selection to France- you can listen to French music and watch portions of French TV!verb games, vocabulary games, etc…