French Activities & Quizzes-
This is a nice collection of Java applets which provide a variety of practice
and quiz material on French and French culture.
Dining - Students will be able to function in a restaraunt setting
by the end of the class period.
Foreign Language Lessons- These intermediate-level lessons (originally
designed to accompany a BBC language series) include listening excerpts
and multiple-choice questions based on those excerpts.
Cirque: A Global Simulation- Students create a graphic organizer to
present various aspects of some twenty French cities in which the circus
might perform; a database to rate, according to specific cultural and
economic criteria, ten cities chosen to be visited from amongst the twenty;
a web page presenting the circus' program, performances and performers.
Le jeu de pinces-
This is not a lesson plan but a great idea to encourage students to speak
Shopping au Paris- In this activity we will be visiting web sites
to shop from Les Trois Suisses, the popular mail order-catalog that millions
of people throughout the French-speaking world use to buy clothes, items
for the home and gifts.
Le Tour de
France- Become more familiar with map of France. Review dates and
names of days of week.
Tour de France 1999- To use the Internet to learn up to date cultural
information about the French speaking world.
in La Redoute Catalogue- . In this activity, you will visit the web
site for the popular mail order catalogue company that millions of French
people use to buy clothes, items for the home and other products.
Photo-French Reflex- The students wrote the 48-page booklet in French
and created accompanying grammar explanations, exercises, and tests.
Arbre Genealogique- The following unit is an extension of a family
theme for French 2 and/or 3, for both individual and groups of four students
and for block scheduling equalling a three-day lesson.