Découvertes de la vie à la ferme et de la nature Novice/Mid French IPA Pack Download
This IPA (Integrated Performance Assessment) pack is based on two authentic resources: a short article and a 7-minute video about a French couple who made the decision to live on a farm and share the benefits of this unique experience with children in 100% French.
The pack includes step-by-step instructions, and reading and listening comprehension activities that follow the ACTFL model. Complete with an explanation of an IPA and how to use it, and nine Interpretive Tasks that break down the content, increase recognition of key words and phrases, develop context awareness, and promote language usage. In addition, it provides creative options for writing and/or speaking Interpersonal and Presentational Tasks, answer keys, and novice-level rubrics.
French: Novice Level
Global Theme: Contemporary Life; Families and Communities
Topics: Country Life, Farm Animals, French Countryside Activities
- What can children discover when visiting a French farm?
- Why is the countryside a good destination for vacation?
- What makes campsites an ideal location to experience nature and country life?
- What are the benefits of living on a farm or staying in the French countryside?
Suggested Grammar “Pop-up” Lessons:
- present tense
- future tense
- near future
- past tense
- indirect/direct object pronouns
- question words
Instant download delivery only. 23-page PDF (IPA), article, and 7-minute MP4 video file. ©2016. French. Novice level.
Download your free interpretive task sample and teacher notes preview located in "Additional Info."
About the Author
Renée Beck has a passion for analyzing contemporary francophone culture and motivating her students to understand the importance of culture while learning a second language. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, from relaxing in the back yard to experiencing other parts of the world. Renée has studied in southern France and currently teaches in Ohio.
1B4930DL Farm Life INT IPA Teacher Notes Preview