French 1

Course Description

The primary goal of this course is to help students develop proficiency in four basic skills: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. It aims to increase the student's knowledge and appreciation of the diverse cultures of French speaking countries.

Homework is a very important part of this course. It will be given on a daily basis and will help to reinforce and enrich the class work. Homework will be checked. Daily written homework will be accepted only on the date it is due.


1. Textbook & exercise book: Bien dit! 

Quizzes 40%

Participation - Homework - Classroom work 25%

Final 15%

Oral 10%

Projects 10%


Make-up Tests and Missed Assignments

It is your responsibility to make arrangements for make-up tests and missed assignments. Tests not made up on time will result in a "0" The maximum time allowed is 3 school days for a one day excused absence and 5 days for a two or three day absence. Special arrangements can be made for cases of extended illness or other circumstances.

Have a great school year! 
Bonne année scolaire!