Tag Archives: French

Le Mois de l’histoire des femmes

Le Mois de l’histoire des femmes (Women’s History Month) To celebrate Women’s History Month, my upper level French classes at Spain Park High School are researching francophone (French speaking) women in the domains of business, scientific research, and civil service. … Continue reading

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Jusqu’à la dernière cloche #lastbell

It is crunch time!  Just a few more weeks until the official #lastbell of the 2015-2016 année scolaire. I mostly teach upper level French classes, including AP French Language and Culture and IB French B Standard Level, so our last … Continue reading

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Blog posts on blog posts on blog posts!

This year, our school has 3 school-wide goals.  Here’s the 3rd goal: This year, as a district, we will be focusing on two of the eight science and engineering practices from the Conceptual Framework of the Next Generation Science Standards: … Continue reading

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La Rentrée 2015-2016

Another school year! Like many foreign language teachers, I’m teaching many levels this year.  Luckily, I have teachers around me who are open and willing to share, whether it be other languages teachers at my school or the other high … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Seniors!

Félicitations!!!!  Congratulations, Seniors! This group of girls have been with my since my very first day at Hoover High School.  They were all just freshman students in French 1.  Most of them were planning to only take two years of … Continue reading

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Tuez la Tortue!

It’s a good day when my students look like this during class!  We went super low-tech last week for our review of present tense verb conjugations with the best review game ever: Tuez la Tortue. I wish I could take … Continue reading

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Taking your PLN to a New Level

I’ve LOVED connecting with other teachers on Twitter, but in the past few weeks, my PLN has gotten even more helpful.  A group of French teachers from across the country decided to kick it up a notch by connecting via … Continue reading

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