Core French, Grade 10, Academic
This course emphasizes the continued development and refinement of students’ oral communication, reading and writing skills. Students will build on and apply their knowledge of French while exploring a variety of themes, such as careers, self-esteem, laughter, gratitude and urban legends. Thematic readings, which include a selection of short stories, articles and authentic material, serve as a basis for the grammar in oral and written activities. Students also explore French cuisine and Francophone culture.
Students may select pre-advanced placement French in Grade 10. Students will read a short novel in addition to the continued development of the four skills of language learning. More emphasis will be placed on opportunities to develop stronger writing and conversational skills and to prepare students to take AP French in Grade 12.