French 1A

Bienvenue! Welcome to French 1A.  
This is an introductory year long class of French that introduces you to the French language and culture.
 It is similar to taking half of French 1 at the high school level: 
You will work on building a basic, everyday vocabulary as well 
as studying basic grammar.  You will develop your speaking, 
listening, reading, and writing skills.  You will also study the 
culture and customs of the French-speaking world.  
This course leads to French 1B, which is similar to the second half of French 1 at the high school.

Concept 1: the basics

  1. Salutations

  2. Days/months/ date

  3. Age and Avoir

  4. Numbers

  5. Time

Concept 2: Emergenetics

  1. Review pronouns

  2. Review ETRE conjugations

  3. Review all Adjectives and Agreements

    1. EUX/IF/E/EL

  4. Negative sentences

  5. Things that help you learn

Concept 3: preference  

  1. Hobbies/ sports vocab: infinitive form (dansER)

  2. Preference + infinitive review

  3. Description of hobbies

Concept 4: la meteo

  1. Conjugation of Faire

  2. Conjugation of ER verbs

  3. Positive negative sentences

  4. Weather

  5. Frequency words and placements

Concept 5: Famille

  1. Family vocabulary

  2. Possessive pronouns

  3. Physical descriptions

  4. Les animaux

  5. Chores