Les vacances scolaires Novice/High IPA
This IPA Download Pack is based on two types of authentic resources: a website that shares a Canadian school calendar, and a short video shows the school vacation days throughout the year in French in 100% French.
The pack includes step-by-step instructions, and reading and listening comprehension activities that follow the ACTFL model. Complete with an explanation of an IPA and how to use it, and nine Interpretive Tasks that break down the content, increase recognition of key words and phrases, develop context awareness, and promote language usage. In addition, it provides creative options for writing and/or speaking Interpersonal and Presentational Tasks, answer keys, and Novice-level rubrics.
French: Novice/High Level
Global Theme: La vie contemporaine
Topics: L’éducation and les vacances
- Why are school vacations important?
- How does dividing the county into different vacation zones affect the society?
Suggested Grammar “Pop-up” Lessons:
- structure of dates
- future proche
Instant download delivery only. 22-page PDF (IPA), website calendar, and a 2-minute MP4 video file. ©2019. French. Novice/High level.
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About the Author
Renée Beck has a passion for analyzing contemporary francophone culture and motivating her students to understand the importance of culture while learning a second language. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, from relaxing in the back yard to experiencing other parts of the world. Renée has studied in southern France and currently teaches in Ohio.