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Français I- Faisons les magasins

 

 

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This activity is modified from Le Shopping à Paris

created by Beryl Druker and Deborah Berg 

I. Preactivity

  1. Go to http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?id=1357050 for links to today's assignment
  2. Create a PowerPoint for this assignment. Although the examples here are on Glogster, you will be doing the assignment in Powerpoint

 

 DOWNLOAD POWERPOINT HERE

Download Template clothing version 2

2. Activity

 

 

Objective: To use an online French mail order catalog; to be able to convert American and European clothing and shoe sizes; to convert  dollars to euros and vice versa.  To compare French and American clothing styles and prices.

 

A. What  are your clothing sizes in France? Use this website http://www.onlineconversion.com/clothing.htm  to find your French Shoe size

Clothing size

 

C. You are in France shopping for three different outfits. You will be purchasing an outfit to wear to a party with your new French friends, a wedding you will attend there, and a weekend at the beach. You have a budget of  600 euros to spend for all three outfits. 

 

You will need to give the article of clothing, the color and size (in French of course!) and price. You will need a top, bottom, and shoes for each outfit. You will calculate the price in Euros and the price in US dollars as well. in US ! You will need to save a lot of money before your trip!

 

La Redoute http://www.laredoute.fr/

Les Trois Suisses http://www.3suisses.fr

 H and M France  http://www2.hm.com/fr_fr/index.html

Kiabi http://www.kiabi.com/

Currency conversion  http://www.xe.com/

 

 

 

Pour aller à une boum je vais mettre...

Catalogue/site web :

Article

Couleur

Taille

Prix

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Euros      Total $

 

 

 

 

Pour assister à un mariage je vais mettre...

Catalogue/site web :

Article

Couleur

Taille

Prix

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Euros      Total $ 

 

 

 

 

Pour un weekend à la plage je fais mettre...

Catalogue/site web :

Article

Couleur

Taille

Prix

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Euros      Total $ 

 

 

 

 

Grand total- Euros          $

 

 

 

 

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Making accent marks

To type a character hold down the ALT key while typing the number; on releasing the ALT key, the character appears on the screen. Check that Number Lock is on.

128 = Ç 
129 = ü 
130 = é 
131 = â 
132 = ä 
133 = à 
134 = å 
135 = ç 

136 = ê 
137 = ë 
138 = è 
139 = ï 
140 = î 
141 = ì 
142 = Ä 
143 = Å 

144 = É 
145 = æ 
146 = Æ 
147 = ô 
148 = ö 
149 = ò 
150 = û 
151 = ù 

152 = ÿ 
153 = Ö 
154 = Ü 
155 = ø 
156 = £ 
157 = Ø 
158 = × 
159 = ƒ 

160 = á 
161 = í 
162 = ó 
163 = ú 
164 = ñ 
165 = Ñ 
166 = ª 
167 = º 

168 = ¿ 
169 = ® 
170 = ¬ 
171 = ½ 
172 = ¼ 
173 = ¡ 
174 = « 
175 = » 

179 = ¦ 
181 = Á 
182 =  
183 = À 
184 = © 
187 = + 
189 = ¢ 
190 = ¥ 

198 = ã 
199 = à
207 = ¤ 
208 = ð 
209 = Р
210 = Ê 
211 = Ë 
212 = È 

213 = i 
214 = Í 
215 = Π
216 = Ï 
222 = Ì 
224 = Ó 
225 = ß 
226 = Ô 

227 = Ò 
228 = õ 
229 = Õ 
230 = µ 
231 = þ 
232 = Þ 
233 = Ú 
234 = Û 

235 = Ù 
236 = ý 
237 = Ý 
239 = ´ 
241 = ± 
243 = ¾ 
244 = ¶ 
245 = § 

246 = ÷ 
247 = ¸ 
248 = ° 
249 = ¨ 
250 = · 
251 = ¹ 
252 = ³ 
253 = ² 


For the Euro sign (€), hold down the AltGr key while typing the number 4

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Français III/AP- Pensez Ecolo

La Terre

Français III/AP- Pensez Ecolo 

Objectives-

1.To review vocabulary and  subjunctive for discussing the environment

2. To select a topic for research

3. Create a powerpoint in which you will... 

A.) Identify the issue & its importance [who/what it affects, the danger if it continues…etc]

B.) Show the seriousness of this issue through pictures, graphs, data, and specific stories or examples. Give us the facts! Give at least three different examples to back up your facts.

Then, you will explain what are important and necessary steps/actions to take in order to reach a solution to this problem. What can individuals do? What can communities or whole countries do? Will it be easy or difficult to reach a solution? [you will use the  il faut” and the subjunctive expressions

 

Student examples: You may click here for examples:

Download ANImAUXMENACES2

Download Final French Project

Download L'Eau Powerpoint

Download French_Environment_(The_Earth)_project[1][2]

 

 

Instructions

 Pre-activity: To think about: What is the subjunctive? How is it formed? When is it used?

II. Activity: Practicing vocabulary and subjunctive for talking about the environment

A. Complete all 7 exercises from Soyons Raisonables- Should finish by the end of the period.

B. Complete the Activités Internet for Chapitre 3  (You should download the PDF first and copy into a Word document) (A-C only) 

C. If the link is broken, you will need to do some research. Look at the key words of the description and search for those items in French. 

 

Here are some  possible topics for environment problems:

1.)Le Changement climatique (l’effet de serre, les glaciers, l’ours polaire, opinion- Vrai? Faux?, la technologie, Protocole de Kyoto, “Une Verité qui dérange,” etc.)

2.)L’Énergie (propre, sale, renouvelable, énergie indépendante, énergie solaire & énergie éolienne, utilsation du charbon, gaspillage d’électricité, etc)

3.)Le Gaspillage (décharges publiques [dumps], recyclage, culture de consommation, etc.)

4.)L’Eau (pollution, réserves, gaspillage, etc.)

5.)La Nourriture (réserves, gaspillage, consommation, distribution, végetarien v. carnivore, la chasse, etc.)

6.)La Consommation (gaspillage, nations industrialisés v. tiers monde [third world], durabilité [sustainability], etc.)

7.)La Terre (érosion, déforestation, glaciers, parcs nationaux, pollution, etc.)

8.)Les Écosystèmes, les Espèces menacées (animaux, espèces indicateures, plantes, etc.)

9.)La Santé (OGM [GMO], super-insèctes & mauvaises herbes, effets du lait de soja, etc.)

 

 

III. Post activity- As a comment to this post, list the environment issue you plan to research. Also, tell what two things went well and what you would have done differently.





French II Souvenirs du passé

90s

 

 

Objective and description of project

 to research what life was like in France during your chosen era. You will create a SIMPLE powerpoint to report your findings. You are researching France and all of your information will be in French! You will document all weblinks on the last page.

 

Examples of student projects

You may view past projects here: 

Download Trystyn_cline_french_slide_show_5_22_20142

Download Doc past

Download Ann_es_19902  * Note: This presentation is missing the bibliography

 

Template for project

We only have today, so do not make this complicated! Use the titles below. You can  start with this template:

Download Template

 

Instructions

Start with my livebinders page for your research: http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?present=true&id=1356459

Use http://www.lingro.com to help you read the pages in French

To make accent marks: http://mmehenderson.typepad.com/my_weblog/making-accent-marks.html

 You will upload this to Edmodo when you are finished. 

 

Slide 1- You will begin with a cover slide with your name and Années ____

Slide 2- Pendant les années 70 en France les personnages significatifs étaient…  (5 people)

Slide 3- Pendant les années 70 en France les prénoms populaires étaient… (3 female and 3 male)

Slide 4- Pendant les années 70 en France les gens écoutaient… (3 artists 3 songs)

Slide 5-À la télé  pendant les années 70 en France les gens regardaient (3 shows)

Slide 6- Au cinéma  pendant les années 70 en France les gens regardaient (3 films)

Slide 7- Pendant les années 70 en France les gens portaient…. (search for  années 70 vêtements ados (male 3 female3 )

Slide 8-  Pendant les années 70 en France les jeux populaires étaient…  (3 games)

Slide 9- Bibliography