L’Alsace Novice/High French IPA Pack Download
This IPA Download Pack is based on two authentic resources: an article about Alsace, a region in eastern France by the German border, that has been part of both France and Germany throughout history and a short video Parlez-vous alsacien ?, about French people who speak alsacien 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/High Level
Global Theme: Les défis mondiaux
- What are the advantages and disadvantages of being multi-cultural?
- How would you justify keeping a dying language alive?
Suggested Grammar “Pop-up” Lessons:
- Conjugated verb vs. infinitive
- Present tense of a verb
Instant download delivery only. 22-page PDF (IPA), article, and 2-minute MP4 video file. ©2018. French. Novice/High level.
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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.