In the C’est moi! unit, students will use speaking strategies to share their opinions and learn how to politely disagree with other opinions. They will learn how to talk about their past experiences using past tense and discuss their plans for the future. Students will also explore strategies to help them speak French and practise listening strategies to ask questions and gather more information.
In the Le nord unit, students will practise listening and vocabulary strategies while exploring the Arctic. They will be introduced to the characteristics of poems and learn how to understand new words. They will practise their speaking strategies to develop fluency when speaking. They will identify the characteristics of different texts while learning about climate change. Further, students will identify and determine the purpose and audience of different forms of text.
Une grande fete!
In the Une grande fête! unit, students will explore formal and informal language by writing invitations for a party. They will use the steps of the writing process to prepare, revise and send an email. They will learn how to organize tasks by order and importance. Students will also use their listening skills to take notes in French from an audio recording.
Les contes et les légendes
In the Les contes et les légendes unit, students will explore the characteristics of fairy tales and legends. They will identify familiar words and expressions to better understand text in French. They will use mind maps to identify important information and learn about Francophone and Métis communities. Further, students will retell a fairy tale and write their own fairy tale.