French I and French II Francophone music project
L'emploi Français IIIAP

Le Shopping à Paris 17 avril French I

 

 

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My students should log into Edmodo and upload this document to your backpack when you have finished. Be sure to turn in the assignment via Edmodo!

 

 

Le Shopping à Paris

This activity is modified from Le Shopping à Paris created by Beryl Druker and Deborah Berg 

Preactivity

  1. 1.      Download this document and save it as First name.Lastname_Shopping. Type your name and class in the header. Download Shopping in Paris Lab French I. My student will upload this document to Edmodo. 
  2. 2.      Open http://www.onlineconversion.com/clothing.htm to find your clothing size in French clothing
  3. 3.      Open   http://www.xe.com/ so that you can convert dollars to euros
  4. 4.      Scroll to the bottom of this document and review the process for inserting accent marks.

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

  1. 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. How much is this in dollars? Do the conversion at xe.com
  2. 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.
  3. You will fill out the chart with the appropriate information
  4. You will copy and paste your outfits below the chart.
  5. You will write a sentence in French telling what you are buying and for which occasion. You will also write how much everything costs. Be sure to use accent marks!

Example. Pour aller à une boum, je vais mettre une robe rouge, des chaussures noires, et une pochette noire.  Total :  145€40

 

La Redoute (Ados) http://www.laredoute.fr/achat-ado-10-18-ans.aspx?categoryid=41515233

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

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 $

 

Paste your outfit and write your sentence here:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pour assister à un mariage je vais mettre...

Catalogue/site web :

Article

Couleur

Taille

Prix

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Euros      Total $ 

 

Paste your outfit and write your sentence here:

 

 

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

Catalogue/site web :

Article

Couleur

Taille

Prix

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Euros      Total $ 

 

 

Grand total- Euros          $

 

 

 

 Paste your outfit and write your sentence here:

 

Post Activity

 

Reflection- Two stars and a wish…

What are two things that went well today?

1.

2.

What one thing would you do differently?

 

 

Comments/suggestions

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------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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