7, 8, 10F (1.0 cr.)
The French program is based on the communicative approach, encompassing reading, writing, listening & speaking skills as well as French cultural information and appreciation. Students have the opportunity to participate in various field trips and European Study Tour. Junior classes are split into regular and advanced groups according to students’ abilities and background in French. Oral ability is a key focus throughout all grades. More intensive study of literature, music and poetry is incorporated in Senior High.
20F (1.0 cr.)
Prerequisite: French 10F
Basic French with expanded oral participation by students, expanded reading and writing skill development, cultural information, and listening appreciation as well as increased grammatical study.
30S (1.0 cr.)
Prerequisite: French 20F
Expansion of French 20F including literature by French and French Canadian authors. Emphasis on oral and written communication.
40S (1.0 cr.)
Prerequisite: French 30S
This is the final of a six-year French program. It includes cultural information, oral presentation, discussions, lyrical analysis and short stories. Written, oral, reading and listening skills are developed.