This course requires 2 options.
Year 10 French - Full Year
Teacher in Charge: Mrs F. Elmes
WHAT THE COURSE WILL COVER:
This course leads on to NCEA Level 1 French in Year 11. Students will continue the friendly, lively approach to communicative language teaching, adopted in the first level of this course.
by the end of this course students should have an understanding of and ability to use most of the communication functions in Levels 1-4 of French in the New Zealand curriculum.
METHODS OF LEARNING:
Students will develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills through communicative activities. French culture will be “experienced” through discussion, DVDs and other resources.
WHERE DOES THE SUBJECT LEAD?
Learning French can lead to many exciting and challenging pathways, not only because of the knowledge learnt in studying the language, but also the understanding and overall awareness that learning another language can bring.
Some specific career pathways for students who have studied French are interpreter, teacher, travel agent, ambassador, nanny.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A BYOD device is recommended for this course.
Education Perfect is an online self‐directed learning tool for mastering vocabulary, grammar and writing systems. There is a contribution of approximately $20 a year for this.
French workbook contribution – approximately $10.00
Other possible activities include:
French breakfast $5.00
French film festival $9.50
Recommended Prior Learning
It is strongly recommended that students have completed 9FRE before starting this course.