French Connections  

Description:

SOCIAL CIRCLE MIDDLE SCHOOL COURSE SYLLABUS

COURSE TITLE:      French Connections 7th grade     9 week course

 

Email Address

Teacher Web Page

Daily Lesson Plans

tamarra.soto@socialcircleschools.org

https://www.socialcircleschools.com/1/olc/304

in google classroom

Teacher Support

(Help sessions, etc.)

Tutoring/Help Days and Times:

  • By appointment after school Tuesdays

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION: 

In the 9 week French connections program, students will be introduced to the French language through a variety of speaking, reading, writing, and listening activities. Students will begin to develop skills necessary to interpret and communicate the French language, and become aware of Francophone cultural practices and products.

 

COURSE CURRICULUM CONTENT:  

Units/Topics

1. Language basics: French speaking countries, cognates, alphabet and numbers, greetings and expressions. 

2. The calendar: Days of the week, months of the year, seasons, weather, how to tell the date. 

3. In the classroom: Objects in the classroom and locations.

4. Family & Cafe: Members of the family, how to order food politely in a cafe.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND SUPPLIES

Classroom Instructional Supplies

  1. Pencils/Pens (Blue/Black Ink)

  2. French Notebook- A folder or binder (pockets and rings or brads) with loose leaf paper

  3. Class donations of Kleenex, Clorox wipes, and hand sanitizer are always appreciated

 

EVALUATION AND GRADING

 

Grading Categories

Grading Percentages

Grading Scale

Summative (Writing pieces, projects, tests, & unit assessments)

 

Formative (class work, homework, quizzes, daily work, labs)

 

Semester Final Exam:

50

 

40



 

10

A – 90 to 100

 

B – 80 to 89

 

C – 70 to 79

 

F – 0 to 69

 

Announcements
  • Absent?

    If you miss a day of French class, please go to our google classroom to complete and submit the work.

  • Quizlet

    Be sure to use quizlet to help you study French. On the computer go to quizlet.com, create an account, search for MadameSoto (no spaces), click classes at the top, and join your class.

    From your smartphone, download the quizlet app from the app store and follow the same steps listed above.

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