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Bienvenue a la classe de francais!!!

Instructor: Madame Bird
E-mail: nbird@sowashco.k12.mn.us
Telephone/Voicemail: 651-768-2440
Office hours: M-F  3:15-4:00 (I am unavailable to meet in the mornings due to my .8 status)

Useful websites: www.wordreference.com

TRI 2:  On Mon, Wed and Fri after school, you will find me in room 2036.  Tues & Thurs you will find me in room 2034 or the upper green office, 2037.

This class is an introduction to the French language and the cultures of French speaking countries.

We will learn and be able to use a variety of vocabulary and grammatical structures.

 

RED Bien Dit 1 Online textbook:   my.hrw.com

Username: jfrench2801

password: bonjour

This class is a continuation of French 1. We will continue to explore French culture and language though a variety of vocabulary and grammatical structures, including the past and imperfect tenses, as well as the simple future. More French is used in class and students are expected to speak in French as much as possible.  

 

RED Bien Dit 1 online textbook: my.hrw.com

username: jfrench2801      password:bonjour

 

BLUE Bien Dit 2 online textbook: my.hrw.com

username: jfrench2821      password: bonjour

This class is a continuation of French 2. We will continue to explore French culture and communicate using a variety of vocabulary and more complex grammatical structures. Future tenses as well as the subjunctive mood is introduced. Reading will play an important role in this class as well.  Class will be conducted almost entirely in French and students are expected to speak in the target language as much as possible.

 

GREEN Bien Dit 3 online textbook: my.hrw.com

username : jfrench2831

password: bonjour

 

BLUE Bien Dit 2 online textbook-  my.hrw.com

username: jfrench2821

password: bonjour

French 4 is a continuation of the French 3 course in which we will continue to explore French language and culture with a focus on the 5 language skills- speaking, listening, reading, writing and culture.  We will communicate using a variety of vocabulary and some new grammatical structures including past perfect, past conditional and many more ways to use the subjunctive mood! Short stories and Le Petit Prince will be important readings in French 4.  Class will be conducted entirely in French and students are expected to use French as much as possible.

GREEN Bien Dit 3 online textbook  my.hrw.com
username: jfrench2831
password: bonjour

BLUE Bien Dit 2 online textbook   my.hrw.com
username: jfrench2821
password: bonjour
This course will help you set goals and identify priorities that will help you succeed at school.  Various topics such as test-taking strategies, organziation, note-taking, speaking with teachers, and much more will help you learn to study more effectively.

Bienvenidos a la clase de español!

This course is an introduction to the Spanish language and the cultures of Spanish speaking people and countries.  Students will learn a variety of vocabulary and grammatical structures to build a foundation for higher levels of Spanish.  Students will engage in reading, writing, listening and speaking activities to learn Spanish.