French II

Plan a regional trip 2

 

Basin at honfleur

 

You will plan a trip of four days and three nights

 

 

Slide 1- Name, class period

Slide 2- This is the title slide an map of your region

Circuit touristique à la découverte de la  _________ (Franche-Comté)  and include a map of the region.  (see http://www.infotourisme.net/circuit-touristique/2086/circuit-touristique-a-la-decouverte-de-la-franche-comte  an example)

Slide 3 – Overview of the trip 

Pendant  6  jours, on vous propose de découvrir la region de la  ________(Franche-Comté). Située dans l'est de la France, la Franche-Comté est une région culturelle et historique.  The example has six days, but your tour only will be four days and three nights (Add  some  general  pictures here)

Slide  4 Jour 1-  Moyen de transport autobus/marche  (See an example here) http://www.rvctours.com/fr/destinations/qu%C3%A9bec/exemple-d%E2%80%99itin%C3%A9raire

Soirée

Arrivée à l’hébergement, installations dans les chambres

Dîner ( Fondue au Petit Château)

Slide  5 Jour 2-  Moyen de transport ( you will include your activities here)

Avant-midi

Après-midi

Soirée- Dîner

Slide 6 – Jour 3 Moyen de transport

Avant-midi

Après-midi

Soirée- Dîner

Slide 7  4 Moyen de transport  marche/autobus

Avant-midi

Petit  déjeuner à  _____

Activité

Après-midi

Déjeuner  à

Autobus jusqu’à l’aéroport pour rentrer à la maison

Slide 8 Reflection

Slide 9 Bibliography


French II- Plan a regional vacation

 

You have been given the opportunity to  create an ideal vacation of your region. You will create    7 day  6six night vacation under a budget of $3,500 with only three hours of spare time each day. 

You will create a powerpoint to detail your intinerary. You will create a 60 second elevator pitch to launch your project and a short presentation of your region to the class. May the best presentation win! 

 

Step 1- Read about how to plan a trip here http://www.globe-trotting.com/#!preparer-voyage--tour-du-monde/czp0  . You will download the Excel spreadsheet to keep track of your expenses.

Step 2 Create an account at  http://www.france-voyage.com/ to plan your trip.

Step 3 Create your itinerary and keep track of your expenses in your spreadsheet. You will need to include several activities each day.  Make sure you have an agenda for each day with the time  for each activity.  Here is an example of an agenda http://www.francetourisme.fr/visite-de-paris/visite-tour-eiffel-croisiere-seine.html?prov=MVG

Step 4. Create your Powerpoint with your vacation plan. Be sure to include a bibliography. 


French II France Travel Project

 

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Regions of France Mini Project

Merci Mme Shackelford et Mme Decker for your resources !

  Download Regions of France Mini Project

Task: You will be researching a region of France to visit and prepare a powerpoint presentation in French

 

Step 1 Preliminary research

Start here by researching which regions you would like to visit.  All of the links have been copied into this Livebinders page http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?id=1712526

http://www.thefrenchcorner.net/2007/07/france-travel-center.html

 

All of the links have been copied in to this Livebinders page

 

Region 1

Cities

Points of interest

 

Region 2

Cities

Points of interest

 

Region 3

Cities

Points of interest

 

Step 2- Research your region

After you have  narrowed down your search, you will use the following information to  plan your project

 

 

Les regions de la France – Region assignments and Resources

 

Info to include in your Powerpoint

Title slide with your name and class period

A slide with your preliminary research

Slides with the following information for ONE region. This should be in French! 

A reflection in English of what you learned

Bibliography

12 slides total

L'histoire-history

La culture-culture

Les villes/les villages fameux-famous cities and villages

Choses à faire: things to do

Les specialités à manger (la gastonomie)-food specialities

Les endroits à visiter-places to visit

Les fêtes-festivals-celebrations

autres choses-other things

 

 

Find the following information and include pictures and/or videos when possible.

 

 

1.Je vais visiter une région qui s’appelle _____________________________________________.

 

 

2.Les villes importantes de la région sont _____________________________________________.

 

 

3.Qu’est-ce que tu peux faire dans la région?

 

- Les endroits (places ) à visiter sont:

 

- Tu peux aussi _______________________________________. (faire du ski, faire des promenades, faire une piqnique, acheter (buy) ______________ (etc.)

 

 

4.Les spécialités à manger sont: (give the pictures and names of special thigns to eat and drink from your region)

 

 

5.  Les fêtes (festivals/celebrations) de la région sont ________________________.

 

 

6. Les personnes célèbres/historiques (famous) de la région sont____________________________.

 

Good resources for each region are included, below, as well as some regional highlights. In addition, check the page on our wiki on which this assignment sheet is located in order to find some great resources (including pictures) on French sites. (http://madameshackelford.wikispaces.com/Régions+de+France )

 

 

La Bourgogne

Burgundy- regional and tourist guide - <http://about-france.com/regions/burgundy.htm>

Burgundy – Monks and Wine: http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0602/index.php

Les Hospices de Beaune : http://www.francemonthly.com/n/1010/index.php#article1

Guédelon: http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0910/index.php

Visiting Burgundy, France : http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g187105-Burgundy-Vacations.html

Other things to research: City of Dijon and Dijon mustard; Barge trips in Burgundy; Cuisine of Burgundy : Boeuf Bourguignon, escargots, etc etc

 

quelques images

 

 

La Bretagne

La Bretagne-Brittany

La cuisine in Bretagne

La Bretagne

Mont St. Michel

Carnac-Mystères of menhirs et dolmens-big ancient rock formations

Places to research: Mont St. Michel, St. Malo, Quimper, Brest, Carnac, Nantes,Celtic

Other information to research-les menhirs, Asterix, les crêpes et les galettes, Roi Arthur, les festnoz,

Quelques Images

 

 

 

 

La Normandie

La Normandie-(Normandy)

WWII D-Day Landing Beaches

La Normandie

Rouen et Jeanne D'Arc

Giverny et Monet

Places to research: Rouen, Caen, Bayeux, Arromanches, Honfleur, Camembert

Other information to research: William the Conqueror, Bayeux Tapestry, Joan of Arc, camembert cheese, cows of Normandie

Quelques Images

 

 

Les Pays de la Loire

La Loire-The Loire Valley

Les Châteaux de la Loire-The castle of the the Loire Valley

The Loire Valley

Stories from the Loire Châteaux

Places to research: Tours, Chambord, Amboise, Clos Lucé, Chenonceau, Chinon, Ussé, Chartres, Bourges, Orléans

Other information to research: François Ier, Leonardo DaVinci, Joan of Arc, Henri II de France, Diane de Poitiers, Catherine de Medici

Quelques Images

 

 

Les Alpes en France (Rhone-Alpes Province)

Les Alpes en France-The Alps in France

Rhône-Alpes

Skiing in France

Lyon

Chamonix et Mont Blanc

Places to research: Lyon, Grenoble, Anneçy, Chamonix, Mont Blanc, Albertville

Other information to research: La cuisine (cooking and food) in Lyon, Val d'Isère, les olympiques en France(winter Olympics in France), raclette, Tour de France dans les Alpes

Quelques Images

 

 

Alsace

L'Alsace

L'Alsace

Council of Europe

L'Alsace

Strasbourg

Strasbourg

Gastonomy

Storks

Places to research: Colmar, Obernai, Mulhouse, Kaysersberg

Other information to research: Rhine River, history of Alsace (France, Germany, Prussia), Christmas market in Strasbourg, Storks (cignones en Alsace)

Quelques Images

 

 

La Cote d’Azur

La Côte d'Azur-The French Riviera

Les Plus Belles Plages dans La CIote d'Azur-The Most Beautiful Beaches on the French Riviera

La Côte d'Azur

Nice

Cannes

Monaco

Places to research: Nice, Menton, Antibes, Cannes, Monaco, Grasse

Other information to research: Picasso en France, International Film Festival in Cannes, Monte Carlo car race

Quelques Images

 

 

La Provence/Languedoc-Roussillon

La Provence-a very old part of France in the southeast with Roman ruins, artists,etc.

Le Pont du Gard-Roman ruins

La Camargue

French bullfighting (see course camarguaise and course landaise from Mme. Shackelford’s “tauromachie” wiki page)

Lavandre

Places to research: Marseilles, Arles, Nimes, Avignon, La Camargue, Saintes Maries de la Mer, Aix-en-Provence

Other information to research: Van Gogh, Roman ruins, Carmen Opera, le Petit Colorado en France, herbes de Provence, olive oil (huile d'olive), bouillabaisse, Le Mistral, lavender

Picasso's Provence

Quelques Images

 

 

Southwest France (Midi Pyrennees/Aquitaine)

Some good links for southwest France: http://www.francemonthly.com/area/south.php

http://www.touradour.com/history/basque.htm

Find info about:

Le Perigord - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Périgord

Pay Basque - http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0605/index.php

Pays Basque -http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0205/index.php

Toulouse - http://www.uk.toulouse-tourisme.com/accueil/index_en.php

Bordeaux

Bordeaux wines/vineyards

Sarlat - http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0808/index.php

Cuisine: cassoulet, foie gras, Truffes (truffles)

quelques images

 

 

 

 

Poitou-Charentes Region (Western France)

http://about-france.com/regions/poitou-charente.htm

 

http://www.french-at-a-touch.com/French_Regions/Poitou-Charantes/poitou-charentes_20.htm

 

cities: La Rochelle, Poitiers, Angoulème; also le Marias Poitevin and Ile de Ré (famous offshore resort island: http://www.nytimes.com/1994/05/01/travel/on-ile-de-re-a-luminous-seascape.html?pagewanted=all&src=pm

 

Research the Futuroscope (A future-based theme park, famous for its variety of high-tech cinemas including IMAX and 3D) : http://www.futuroscope.com/?xtor=AL-999

Cuisine : Pineau des charentes (a liquor) ;oysters, mussels; cheese http://www.french-property.com/regions/poitou_charentes/food-gastronomy/

Quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=633&q=Auvergne&gbv=2&oq=Auvergne&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1207l2757l0l3020l8l7l0l1l1l0l191l770l3.3l6l0#hl=en&gbv=2&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=poitou+charentes&pbx=1&oq=poitou+charentes&aq=f&aqi=g2&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=55968l60928l0l61253l18l18l1l12l13l0l201l758l1.3.1l5l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=af3171579b64a66f&biw=1024&bih=633

 

Auvergne

http://gitelink.com/auvergne/

great, unspoiled natural territory

cities: Le Puy , Clermont Ferrand

volcanoes: http://www.summitpost.org/volcans-d-auvergne/226305

Michelin tires, lace,

Vulcania theme park: http://www.vulcania.com/en.html

Cuisine: cheeses, wine, pork, etc: http://us.franceguide.com/Discover-the-cuisine-of-Auvergne.html?NodeID=1&EditoID=181717

Quelques images: <http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=633&q=Auvergne&gbv=2&oq=Auvergne&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1207l2757l0l3020l8l7l0l1l1l0l191l770l3.3l6l0>

 

 

Limousin

http://www.discoverfrance.net/France/Provinces/Limousin.shtml

http://us.franceguide.com/destinations/france/regions/limousin/home.html?nodeID=160

Limoges porcelain, cattle, Aubusson tapestries, St Etienne cathedral, natural parks, home of Renoir (the artist), unspoiled countryside

Gastronomy: http://www.french-property.com/regions/limousin/food-gastronomy/

Quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=613&q=limousin&gbv=2&oq=limousin&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1323l2651l0l3346l8l8l0l3l3l0l232l752l0.4.1l5l0

And for Limoges porcelaine: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=613&q=limousin&gbv=2&oq=limousin&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1323l2651l0l3346l8l8l0l3l3l0l232l752l0.4.1l5l0#hl=en&gbv=2&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=limoges&pbx=1&oq=limoges&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=62537l65144l0l65406l9l9l1l1l1l2l262l1336l0.3.4l7l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=56d7531a3e2ca0b1&biw=1152&bih=613

 

 

La Corse (Corsica)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corsica

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/france/corsica

http://www.visit-corsica.com/en

http://www.catherine-meissner.org/france.htm#corse

gastronomie: http://www.aftouch-cuisine.com/gastronomy/cation spotorsica-r8.htm

and: http://www.corsica-isula.com/gastronomy.htm

vacation spot; history and language are important associations with this region

quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=635&q=corsica&gbv=2&oq=corsica&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1493l2799l0l3211l7l7l0l1l1l0l176l852l1.5l6l0

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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. You will select the between the eras of 1950-1990.

 

Pre-activity- Viewing student samples

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

 

Pre-activity- Downloading template and preparation 

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   Enable the editing and save to your H drive. You will upload this to Edmodo

 Be sure you can enter Edmodo. Do not wait until the last minute!

 

 

Activity- 

Research 

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

 

Support for reading in French

Use http://www.lingro.com to help you read the pages in French. You may also use http://www.wordreference.com/fren/

 

Creating the powerpoint

 

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 female 3 )

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

Slide 9- Bibliography

 

You should be finished with your assignment TEN minutes before the bell rings. This needs to be uploaded to Edmodo before you leave. 

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 = Â
183 = À
184 = ©
187 = +
189 = ¢
190 = ¥

198 = ã
199 = Ã
207 = ¤
208 = ð
209 = Ð
210 = Ê
211 = Ë
212 = È

213 = i
214 = Í
215 = Î
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

 


French II Signing up for Accounts La Rentrée

 

Strasbourg

 

 

Objective: To sign up for class accounts

1. Using the handout I have given you, sign up for your Edmodo account. Remember to use the username template!

2. Next, sign up for your account at Class Zone French II

3. Sign up for your account at Quizlet.  Work on Leçon 1 flashcard set http://quizlet.com/18730101/discovering-french-blanc-unite-1-lecon-1-flash-cards/

3. Go to  Quia and find practice activivies http://www.quia.com/shared/french/

4. Fill out the username Googledoc form to track your accounts. Be sure to write your usenames. Use the same password that you use to sign into the network ( the link for this will be on Edmodo)

5. Answer quiz on Edmodo


French II Spring Semester Exam Review

There will be 87 questions on the exam.

 

Listening-You will need to:

  • Understand whether a conversation is taking place at the supermarket, at a family dinner, at a market, or at a restaurant or café
  • Understand  conversations about food and select the logical completion
  • You will listen for flight information. You will be listening for information about the flight, destination, time, and gate
  • Understand numbers in an everyday context: time, how much things cost, telephone numbers, dates, etc.

Reading- You will need to:

 

  • Understand publication about various restaurants and be able to determine what one would eat at each restaurant as well as the hours of operation of each restaurant.
  • Understand   a brochure from a hotel and understand the main points.
  • Understand vocabulary in context about cars, hotels, and the  airport.  You  should also

be able to label  a car.

 

 

Cultural information you will need to:

 

  • Know the difference between a château fort and a château de le Renaissance
  • Read a description of a château and determine if it is the château of Chambord or Chenonceau
  • Understand cultural information  about  cars, hotels, and French  airports.

French II Travel Jour 2

Escaliers à la plage
http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/jaredten/europe_-_2006/1146688200/tpod.html#pbrowser/jaredten/europe_-_2006/1146688200/filename=img_1435.jpg

 

 

Jour 2

 

You will continue working on your mini region project. Remember, you are not copying and pasting blocks of text and your slides should be in French! Merci, Mme Shackelford! Votre wiki est superbe! 

 

Regions of France Checklist- Some of your subjects may need more slides. Please adjust accordingly.

Slide 1-Title slide- Nom, Français II, Classe (period)- Title-  Les régions de France, La Belle France,  or the name of your region. This should be in French!

Slide  2- Short list of three regions of interest (Name of region, major cities and points of interest. This is in English)

Slide 3- Name of region with photos/video links.    Je vais visiter une région qui s’appelle

Slide 4-  Important cities with photos/video links.      Les villes importantes de la région sont

Slide 5-6 What can you do there? Activities with photos/video links. (at least three) Qu’est-ce que tu peux faire dans la région?

Slide -5- Les endroits (at least 3 places  ) à visiter sont:

Slide 6 Tu peux aussi _______________________________________. (faire du ski, faire des promenades, faire une piquenique, acheter (buy) ______________ (etc.- At least 3)

Slide 7-  What are the regional specialties Les spécialités à manger sont:  ( You should have at least three.  Add the pictures and names of special things to eat and drink from your region. You can also add recipes if you wish. )

Slide 8- What are the festivals? Give the name and dates of the festival and include the names of the cities.   Les fêtes (festivals/celebrations) de la région sont ________________________.

Slide 9.- Important people- Add pictures and a brief description in French of why they are important.  You should have at least three people.  Les personnes célèbres/historiques (famous) de la région sont____________________________.

 

Slide 10.  This is the slide of your choice. You may add information about architecture,  hotels, restaurants (check out the Routard site for this)  Les autres choses: _____________________  (anything else that may be important This is in French.)

 

Slide 11- Reflection.- Why did you choose your region? What did you learn about your region?  Add anything else you would like me to know.This will be in English. 

Slide 12- Bibliography- A list of websites and photos used. 

 

Use the information before to help with your research

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play?id=1712526 – This one has several links to food specialities and general resources on France

 

 

 

Les regions de la France – Region assignments and Resources

 

Info to include:

L'histoire-history

La culture-culture

Les villes/les villages fameux-famous cities and villages

Choses à faire: things to do

Les specialités à manger (la gastonomie)-food specialities

Les endroits à visiter-places to visit

Les fêtes-festivals-celebrations

autres choses-other things

 

Good resources for each region are included, below, as well as some regional highlights. In addition, check the page on our wiki on which this assignment sheet is located in order to find some great resources (including pictures) on French sites. (http://madameshackelford.wikispaces.com/Régions+de+France )

 

 

La Bourgogne

Burgundy- regional and tourist guide - <http://about-france.com/regions/burgundy.htm>

Burgundy – Monks and Wine: http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0602/index.php

Les Hospices de Beaune : http://www.francemonthly.com/n/1010/index.php#article1

Guédelon: http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0910/index.php

Visiting Burgundy, France : http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g187105-Burgundy-Vacations.html

Other things to research: City of Dijon and Dijon mustard; Barge trips in Burgundy; Cuisine of Burgundy : Boeuf Bourguignon, escargots, etc etc

 

quelques images

 

 

La Bretagne

La Bretagne-Brittany

La cuisine in Bretagne

La Bretagne

Mont St. Michel

Carnac-Mystères of menhirs et dolmens-big ancient rock formations

Places to research: Mont St. Michel, St. Malo, Quimper, Brest, Carnac, Nantes,Celtic

Other information to research-les menhirs, Asterix, les crêpes et les galettes, Roi Arthur, les festnoz,

Quelques Images

 

 

 

 

La Normandie

La Normandie-(Normandy)

WWII D-Day Landing Beaches

La Normandie

Rouen et Jeanne D'Arc

Giverny et Monet

Places to research: Rouen, Caen, Bayeux, Arromanches, Honfleur, Camembert

Other information to research: William the Conqueror, Bayeux Tapestry, Joan of Arc, camembert cheese, cows of Normandie

Quelques Images

 

 

Les Pays de la Loire

La Loire-The Loire Valley

Les Châteaux de la Loire-The castle of the the Loire Valley

The Loire Valley

Stories from the Loire Châteaux

Places to research: Tours, Chambord, Amboise, Clos Lucé, Chenonceau, Chinon, Ussé, Chartres, Bourges, Orléans

Other information to research: François Ier, Leonardo DaVinci, Joan of Arc, Henri II de France, Diane de Poitiers, Catherine de Medici

Quelques Images

 

 

Les Alpes en France (Rhone-Alpes Province)

Les Alpes en France-The Alps in France

Rhône-Alpes

Skiing in France

Lyon

Chamonix et Mont Blanc

Places to research: Lyon, Grenoble, Anneçy, Chamonix, Mont Blanc, Albertville

Other information to research: La cuisine (cooking and food) in Lyon, Val d'Isère, les olympiques en France(winter Olympics in France), raclette, Tour de France dans les Alpes

Quelques Images

 

 

Alsace

L'Alsace

L'Alsace

Council of Europe

L'Alsace

Strasbourg

Strasbourg

Gastonomy

Storks

Places to research: Colmar, Obernai, Mulhouse, Kaysersberg

Other information to research: Rhine River, history of Alsace (France, Germany, Prussia), Christmas market in Strasbourg, Storks (cignones en Alsace)

Quelques Images

 

 

La Cote d’Azur

La Côte d'Azur-The French Riviera

Les Plus Belles Plages dans La CIote d'Azur-The Most Beautiful Beaches on the French Riviera

La Côte d'Azur

Nice

Cannes

Monaco

Places to research: Nice, Menton, Antibes, Cannes, Monaco, Grasse

Other information to research: Picasso en France, International Film Festival in Cannes, Monte Carlo car race

Quelques Images

 

 

La Provence/Languedoc-Roussillon

La Provence-a very old part of France in the southeast with Roman ruins, artists,etc.

Le Pont du Gard-Roman ruins

La Camargue

French bullfighting (see course camarguaise and course landaise from Mme. Shackelford’s “tauromachie” wiki page)

Lavandre

Places to research: Marseilles, Arles, Nimes, Avignon, La Camargue, Saintes Maries de la Mer, Aix-en-Provence

Other information to research: Van Gogh, Roman ruins, Carmen Opera, le Petit Colorado en France, herbes de Provence, olive oil (huile d'olive), bouillabaisse, Le Mistral, lavender

Picasso's Provence

Quelques Images

 

 

Southwest France (Midi Pyrennees/Aquitaine)

Some good links for southwest France: http://www.francemonthly.com/area/south.php

http://www.touradour.com/history/basque.htm

Find info about:

Le Perigord - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Périgord

Pay Basque - http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0605/index.php

Pays Basque -http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0205/index.php

Toulouse - http://www.uk.toulouse-tourisme.com/accueil/index_en.php

Bordeaux

Bordeaux wines/vineyards

Sarlat - http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0808/index.php

Cuisine: cassoulet, foie gras, Truffes (truffles)

quelques images

 

 

 

 

Poitou-Charentes Region (Western France)

http://about-france.com/regions/poitou-charente.htm

 

http://www.french-at-a-touch.com/French_Regions/Poitou-Charantes/poitou-charentes_20.htm

 

cities: La Rochelle, Poitiers, Angoulème; also le Marias Poitevin and Ile de Ré (famous offshore resort island: http://www.nytimes.com/1994/05/01/travel/on-ile-de-re-a-luminous-seascape.html?pagewanted=all&src=pm

 

Research the Futuroscope (A future-based theme park, famous for its variety of high-tech cinemas including IMAX and 3D) : http://www.futuroscope.com/?xtor=AL-999

Cuisine : Pineau des charentes (a liquor) ;oysters, mussels; cheese http://www.french-property.com/regions/poitou_charentes/food-gastronomy/

Quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=633&q=Auvergne&gbv=2&oq=Auvergne&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1207l2757l0l3020l8l7l0l1l1l0l191l770l3.3l6l0#hl=en&gbv=2&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=poitou+charentes&pbx=1&oq=poitou+charentes&aq=f&aqi=g2&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=55968l60928l0l61253l18l18l1l12l13l0l201l758l1.3.1l5l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=af3171579b64a66f&biw=1024&bih=633

 

Auvergne

http://gitelink.com/auvergne/

great, unspoiled natural territory

cities: Le Puy , Clermont Ferrand

volcanoes: http://www.summitpost.org/volcans-d-auvergne/226305

Michelin tires, lace,

Vulcania theme park: http://www.vulcania.com/en.html

Cuisine: cheeses, wine, pork, etc: http://us.franceguide.com/Discover-the-cuisine-of-Auvergne.html?NodeID=1&EditoID=181717

Quelques images: <http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=633&q=Auvergne&gbv=2&oq=Auvergne&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1207l2757l0l3020l8l7l0l1l1l0l191l770l3.3l6l0>

 

 

Limousin

http://www.discoverfrance.net/France/Provinces/Limousin.shtml

http://us.franceguide.com/destinations/france/regions/limousin/home.html?nodeID=160

Limoges porcelain, cattle, Aubusson tapestries, St Etienne cathedral, natural parks, home of Renoir (the artist), unspoiled countryside

Gastronomy: http://www.french-property.com/regions/limousin/food-gastronomy/

Quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=613&q=limousin&gbv=2&oq=limousin&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1323l2651l0l3346l8l8l0l3l3l0l232l752l0.4.1l5l0

And for Limoges porcelaine: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=613&q=limousin&gbv=2&oq=limousin&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1323l2651l0l3346l8l8l0l3l3l0l232l752l0.4.1l5l0#hl=en&gbv=2&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=limoges&pbx=1&oq=limoges&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=62537l65144l0l65406l9l9l1l1l1l2l262l1336l0.3.4l7l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=56d7531a3e2ca0b1&biw=1152&bih=613

 

 

La Corse (Corsica)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corsica

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/france/corsica

http://www.visit-corsica.com/en

http://www.catherine-meissner.org/france.htm#corse

gastronomie: http://www.aftouch-cuisine.com/gastronomy/cation spotorsica-r8.htm

and: http://www.corsica-isula.com/gastronomy.htm

vacation spot; history and language are important associations with this region

quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=635&q=corsica&gbv=2&oq=corsica&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1493l2799l0l3211l7l7l0l1l1l0l176l852l1.5l6l0


French II Travel Jour I

 

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http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/ptpattys_places/3/1406402532/tpod.html#pbrowser/ptpattys_places/3/1406402532/filename=flowers-enhance-the-view.jpg
 
 
 

Regions of France Mini Project

Merci Mme Shackelford et Mme Decker for your resources !

  Download Regions of France Mini Project

Task: You will be researching a region of France to visit and prepare a powerpoint presentation in French

 

 

Step 1 Preliminary research

Start here by researching which regions you would like to visit

http://www.thefrenchcorner.net/2007/07/france-travel-center.html

 

Region 1

Cities

Points of interest

 

Region 2

Cities

Points of interest

 

Region 3

Cities

Points of interest

 

Step 2- Research your region

After you have  narrowed down your search, you will use the following information to  plan your project

 

 

Les regions de la France – Region assignments and Resources

 

Info to include in your Powerpoint

Title slide with your name and class period

A slide with your preliminary research

Slides with the following information for ONE region. This should be in French! 

A reflection in English of what you learned

Bibliography

12 slides total

L'histoire-history

La culture-culture

Les villes/les villages fameux-famous cities and villages

Choses à faire: things to do

Les specialités à manger (la gastonomie)-food specialities

Les endroits à visiter-places to visit

Les fêtes-festivals-celebrations

autres choses-other things

 

 

Find the following information and include pictures and/or videos when possible.

 

 

1.Je vais visiter une région qui s’appelle _____________________________________________.

 

 

2.Les villes importantes de la région sont _____________________________________________.

 

 

3.Qu’est-ce que tu peux faire dans la région?

 

- Les endroits (places ) à visiter sont:

 

- Tu peux aussi _______________________________________. (faire du ski, faire des promenades, faire une piqnique, acheter (buy) ______________ (etc.)

 

 

4.Les spécialités à manger sont: (give the pictures and names of special thigns to eat and drink from your region)

 

 

5.  Les fêtes (festivals/celebrations) de la région sont ________________________.

 

 

6. Les personnes célèbres/historiques (famous) de la région sont____________________________.

 

Good resources for each region are included, below, as well as some regional highlights. In addition, check the page on our wiki on which this assignment sheet is located in order to find some great resources (including pictures) on French sites. (http://madameshackelford.wikispaces.com/Régions+de+France )

 

 

La Bourgogne

Burgundy- regional and tourist guide - <http://about-france.com/regions/burgundy.htm>

Burgundy – Monks and Wine: http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0602/index.php

Les Hospices de Beaune : http://www.francemonthly.com/n/1010/index.php#article1

Guédelon: http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0910/index.php

Visiting Burgundy, France : http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g187105-Burgundy-Vacations.html

Other things to research: City of Dijon and Dijon mustard; Barge trips in Burgundy; Cuisine of Burgundy : Boeuf Bourguignon, escargots, etc etc

 

quelques images

 

 

La Bretagne

La Bretagne-Brittany

La cuisine in Bretagne

La Bretagne

Mont St. Michel

Carnac-Mystères of menhirs et dolmens-big ancient rock formations

Places to research: Mont St. Michel, St. Malo, Quimper, Brest, Carnac, Nantes,Celtic

Other information to research-les menhirs, Asterix, les crêpes et les galettes, Roi Arthur, les festnoz,

Quelques Images

 

 

 

 

La Normandie

La Normandie-(Normandy)

WWII D-Day Landing Beaches

La Normandie

Rouen et Jeanne D'Arc

Giverny et Monet

Places to research: Rouen, Caen, Bayeux, Arromanches, Honfleur, Camembert

Other information to research: William the Conqueror, Bayeux Tapestry, Joan of Arc, camembert cheese, cows of Normandie

Quelques Images

 

 

Les Pays de la Loire

La Loire-The Loire Valley

Les Châteaux de la Loire-The castle of the the Loire Valley

The Loire Valley

Stories from the Loire Châteaux

Places to research: Tours, Chambord, Amboise, Clos Lucé, Chenonceau, Chinon, Ussé, Chartres, Bourges, Orléans

Other information to research: François Ier, Leonardo DaVinci, Joan of Arc, Henri II de France, Diane de Poitiers, Catherine de Medici

Quelques Images

 

 

Les Alpes en France (Rhone-Alpes Province)

Les Alpes en France-The Alps in France

Rhône-Alpes

Skiing in France

Lyon

Chamonix et Mont Blanc

Places to research: Lyon, Grenoble, Anneçy, Chamonix, Mont Blanc, Albertville

Other information to research: La cuisine (cooking and food) in Lyon, Val d'Isère, les olympiques en France(winter Olympics in France), raclette, Tour de France dans les Alpes

Quelques Images

 

 

Alsace

L'Alsace

L'Alsace

Council of Europe

L'Alsace

Strasbourg

Strasbourg

Gastonomy

Storks

Places to research: Colmar, Obernai, Mulhouse, Kaysersberg

Other information to research: Rhine River, history of Alsace (France, Germany, Prussia), Christmas market in Strasbourg, Storks (cignones en Alsace)

Quelques Images

 

 

La Cote d’Azur

La Côte d'Azur-The French Riviera

Les Plus Belles Plages dans La CIote d'Azur-The Most Beautiful Beaches on the French Riviera

La Côte d'Azur

Nice

Cannes

Monaco

Places to research: Nice, Menton, Antibes, Cannes, Monaco, Grasse

Other information to research: Picasso en France, International Film Festival in Cannes, Monte Carlo car race

Quelques Images

 

 

La Provence/Languedoc-Roussillon

La Provence-a very old part of France in the southeast with Roman ruins, artists,etc.

Le Pont du Gard-Roman ruins

La Camargue

French bullfighting (see course camarguaise and course landaise from Mme. Shackelford’s “tauromachie” wiki page)

Lavandre

Places to research: Marseilles, Arles, Nimes, Avignon, La Camargue, Saintes Maries de la Mer, Aix-en-Provence

Other information to research: Van Gogh, Roman ruins, Carmen Opera, le Petit Colorado en France, herbes de Provence, olive oil (huile d'olive), bouillabaisse, Le Mistral, lavender

Picasso's Provence

Quelques Images

 

 

Southwest France (Midi Pyrennees/Aquitaine)

Some good links for southwest France: http://www.francemonthly.com/area/south.php

http://www.touradour.com/history/basque.htm

Find info about:

Le Perigord - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Périgord

Pay Basque - http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0605/index.php

Pays Basque -http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0205/index.php

Toulouse - http://www.uk.toulouse-tourisme.com/accueil/index_en.php

Bordeaux

Bordeaux wines/vineyards

Sarlat - http://www.francemonthly.com/n/0808/index.php

Cuisine: cassoulet, foie gras, Truffes (truffles)

quelques images

 

 

 

 

Poitou-Charentes Region (Western France)

http://about-france.com/regions/poitou-charente.htm

 

http://www.french-at-a-touch.com/French_Regions/Poitou-Charantes/poitou-charentes_20.htm

 

cities: La Rochelle, Poitiers, Angoulème; also le Marias Poitevin and Ile de Ré (famous offshore resort island: http://www.nytimes.com/1994/05/01/travel/on-ile-de-re-a-luminous-seascape.html?pagewanted=all&src=pm

 

Research the Futuroscope (A future-based theme park, famous for its variety of high-tech cinemas including IMAX and 3D) : http://www.futuroscope.com/?xtor=AL-999

Cuisine : Pineau des charentes (a liquor) ;oysters, mussels; cheese http://www.french-property.com/regions/poitou_charentes/food-gastronomy/

Quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=633&q=Auvergne&gbv=2&oq=Auvergne&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1207l2757l0l3020l8l7l0l1l1l0l191l770l3.3l6l0#hl=en&gbv=2&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=poitou+charentes&pbx=1&oq=poitou+charentes&aq=f&aqi=g2&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=55968l60928l0l61253l18l18l1l12l13l0l201l758l1.3.1l5l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=af3171579b64a66f&biw=1024&bih=633

 

Auvergne

http://gitelink.com/auvergne/

great, unspoiled natural territory

cities: Le Puy , Clermont Ferrand

volcanoes: http://www.summitpost.org/volcans-d-auvergne/226305

Michelin tires, lace,

Vulcania theme park: http://www.vulcania.com/en.html

Cuisine: cheeses, wine, pork, etc: http://us.franceguide.com/Discover-the-cuisine-of-Auvergne.html?NodeID=1&EditoID=181717

Quelques images: <http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=633&q=Auvergne&gbv=2&oq=Auvergne&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1207l2757l0l3020l8l7l0l1l1l0l191l770l3.3l6l0>

 

 

Limousin

http://www.discoverfrance.net/France/Provinces/Limousin.shtml

http://us.franceguide.com/destinations/france/regions/limousin/home.html?nodeID=160

Limoges porcelain, cattle, Aubusson tapestries, St Etienne cathedral, natural parks, home of Renoir (the artist), unspoiled countryside

Gastronomy: http://www.french-property.com/regions/limousin/food-gastronomy/

Quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=613&q=limousin&gbv=2&oq=limousin&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1323l2651l0l3346l8l8l0l3l3l0l232l752l0.4.1l5l0

And for Limoges porcelaine: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=613&q=limousin&gbv=2&oq=limousin&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1323l2651l0l3346l8l8l0l3l3l0l232l752l0.4.1l5l0#hl=en&gbv=2&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=limoges&pbx=1&oq=limoges&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=62537l65144l0l65406l9l9l1l1l1l2l262l1336l0.3.4l7l0&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=56d7531a3e2ca0b1&biw=1152&bih=613

 

 

La Corse (Corsica)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corsica

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/france/corsica

http://www.visit-corsica.com/en

http://www.catherine-meissner.org/france.htm#corse

gastronomie: http://www.aftouch-cuisine.com/gastronomy/cation spotorsica-r8.htm

and: http://www.corsica-isula.com/gastronomy.htm

vacation spot; history and language are important associations with this region

quelques images: http://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&hl=en&source=hp&biw=1152&bih=635&q=corsica&gbv=2&oq=corsica&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=1493l2799l0l3211l7l7l0l1l1l0l176l852l1.5l6l0

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

French II- Souvenirs du passé Jour 3

Today, your main task is to complete your Powerpoint. The directions are here: 

http://mmehenderson.typepad.com/my_weblog/2015/04/french-ii-souvenirs-du-pass%C3%A9-jour-2.html

 

When you are finished, you may start on the next assignment

 

Objective: To talk about what you did in the past using the imperfect tense

ABaby1

Oui, c' est moi quand j' étais petite!

Preactivity

What was life like when you were little? What did you do? Who were your friends? Where did you live?

To describe these events, you will need to use the impefect tense. Open a Word document to use as your working document. You will upload this to Edmodo.

 

 

Activity

Objective: To understand the uses of the imperfect, to recognize its forms, and to conjugate verbs in the imperfect. The expectation is that you work silently during the class period. I will let you know when you may log off. Remain seated until you have been dismissed.

1. Imperfect description- View the  video and write a summary in English of the video on a word document

http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=18134

 

 

 2. View the second  video and write a summary in English of the video your Word document 

http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=88278

 

3. Use http://www.verb2verbe.com/

to find the imperfect forms of:

To live

To read

To listen to

To play

To like

To detest

 

4. Review the imperfect terms on Quia http://www.quia.com/jg/652147list.html

5. Complete the matching activity http://www.quia.com/mc/652147.html

6. Complete the following Padlet activities:

http://fr.padlet.com/dianedepoitiers/is44xl9m7trv

http://fr.padlet.com/dianedepoitiers/ubedfhhhneab

 7. Compete the survey and upload your Word document to Edmodo




French II Souvenirs du Passé Jour 2

90s

 

 If you were in class on Monday, you will continue your project where you left off and upload your completed project to Edmodo when you are finished.

 

If you were NOT in class last Monday, you will need to read the project from the beginning.

 

1. 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.

 

2.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

 

3.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

 

4.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 mode (male 3 female3 )

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

Slide 9- Bibliography

 

 

1er avril

 

 

If you finish early...

 

  1. Read about the history of  Poisson d’Avril at Momes. http://www.momes.net/dictionnaire/p/poissondavril.html
  2. If time allows,  you may take the quiz http://www.momes.net/dictionnaire/minidossiers/quizz/quizz-poisson-d-avril.html
  3. You may also look at the comtptines http://www.momes.net/comptines/comptines-poissons.html
  4. Check out a canular at http://www.linternaute.com/

 

  Slide1

 

 

 

You may send me a greeting card from Dromadaire

 

http://www.linternaute.com/cartes/categorie/363/poisson-d-avril.shtml

 

There must be NO English on this card. Copy and paste one of the comptines from Momes.