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About this Class

Our core language classes will strengthen your French through speaking, writing and comprehension activities while providing insights into Francophone culture. Our teachers and curriculum use cutting-edge methods and resources to develop your skills and confidence in French. With full immersion from day one and a communicative, task-based approach you'll gain the knowledge you need to embrace the Francophone world!


Required textbook: Édito A2, 2022 edition
In this course you will cover units 7, 8 and 9; pp. 97 to 138. Level A2-2 required or equivalent. In preparation for CECR: A2



Content you will cover in Unit 7: "À votre santé ! "

Learn How To
Give advice; Talk about health problems; Express one's point of view.

Grammar
COD and COI pronouns; The superlative; Interrogative pronouns.

Society and Culture
ZZZen Bar à Sieste - emergency numbers - Comic strip by Dominique Mermoux, cartoonist and Baptiste Beaulieu, author and doctor - Remedies and care on Reunion Island; Emergencies Oh, the cliché! "French people use a lot of antibiotics"; Emergency transport in Quebec; Overseas medicine.

Vocabulary
The body and health: body parts, pain, feeling well, sleep, movements and positions; Medicine and emergencies: ailments, taking care of oneself, colourful expressions, emergencies.

Phonetics
Pronunciation of the word plus

Content you will cover in Unit 8: "Dans les médias"

Learn How To
Express preference; Express interest; Positive or negative criticism.

Grammar
Cause and consequence; The subjunctive (necessity, opinion): use, formation; The place of COD and COI pronouns.

Society and Culture
La Revue Dessinée - survey on young people's information media - digital journalism on Twitch - la Maison de la Radio et de la Musique - report on the success of podcasts in France - le film Eiffel - report on the Eiffel Tower; Listening to the media - Oh, the cliché! "Le blog scientifique canadien ; RaccourSci (Acfas/AUF) ; Podcasts francophones ; La tour Eiffel grandit !

Vocabulary
L'info, la presse, la télé: l'information, s'informer, la presse écrite, la télévision, les rubriques; Les médias audios et les réseaux sociaux: la radio, les podcasts, la communication.

Phonetics
Mute letters

Content you will cover in Unit 9: "Consommer responsable"

Learn How To
Express a wish, a desire; Give advice; Ask for and offer a service.

Grammar
The present conditional: use, formation; The gerund; The present conditional: use.

Society and Culture
le défi "Rien de neuf" - the Leboncoin website - a textile recycling workshop - bricothèques - Spareka, a repair assistance platform - the Troc Party; DIY tips - Oh, the cliché! "In France, stores are closed on Sundays"; Quebec's accorderies; Creative workshop

Vocabulary
Consumption: products, people, product categories Handicrafts: handicrafts, materials, repairs, equipment.

Phonetics
Sounds [g] and [J].