Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

French 9


French 10

This is an in-class activity:

  • Read the following article comparing a French & an American breakfast  http://www.le-petit-dejeuner.fr/petit-dejeuner-americain. Then, answer the questions on p 22-23 before deciding if a Canadian breakfast is more like an American or French breakfast.
  • Write the paragraph at the top of p 22 & answer the multiple choice questions in Part A on p 26

Monday, January 6th, 2020


Today, January 6th, the French celebrate the epiphany. As part of traditional celebrations, many people eat the ‘galette des Rois’. Please watch the short video clip (in French) and read the article in English below to learn more about how the tradition started and how it has changed over the years.

French 9

  • Study the basic clothing vocabulary on p 16
  • At the bottom of the page, make a list of 4 or 5 other clothing words (in English) that you would like to know
  • Using the chart on p 17 that you practised in class, write 5 sentences. Make sure that you use a word or phrase from each column in each sentence.


French 10

Here are the videos for your interpretive work today:



  • p20-21
  • Don’t forget to write your sentences on p 19!