Learning French is an important part of being Canadian. Your child will use what they learned in grades 4 and 5 to learn more about the French language and Francophone cultures. They will discover Francophone communities in Alberta, appreciate that Canada is a bilingual country and learn that the national anthem was originally written in French! In French, they will discuss their health, their province, the environment, Le Carnaval de Québec, and more!
This course is for the student who wishes to learn French. Students will be taught to express themselves in the target language and comprehend simple statements, commands and descriptive passages. Grammar will be addressed only in context and grammatical accuracy will be secondary to general communication. Hands-on activities, games and songs will be used to reinforce the material.
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