Lower Dauphin School District
Course Title: French I Subject: Foreign Language- French Grade Level(s): 8
Synopsis of Curriculum
Students will learn where in the world French is spoken and they will be able to identify these countries on a map. Students will learn how to introduce themselves to friends and adults and give information about themselves. They will learn to ask basic questions and carry on a conversation. Students will be able to ask what time is it and what time activities take place, they will be able to say what the day, date and weather is. Students will be able to order some items in a French café. Students will be able to pay for items in a café and ask to borrow money if they do not have enough. Students will be able to conjugate avoir, faire and être and use some idiomatic expressions that go along with each verb. Students will be able to conjugate regular –er,-ir and –re verbs.
Units of Study Titles
Le monde francophone, Faisons connaissance
Le monde personnel et familier
Les verbes -ir/-re