French 2

French 2 Overview:

French 2 is the second year of 3 needed for an advanced Regents diploma. Students practice the speaking, listening, reading and writing skills started in Middle School and continued in French 1, and keep practicing new vocabulary and learn about the culture of French-speaking countries.  Students have written assignments 2-3 times a week. The topics covered in French 2 are as follows:

  • Family and pets
  • At home: routines
  • Education
  • Leisure and celebrations
  • Community: city/ country/ animals
  • Fitness and nutrition

Grammar skills to practice or sharpen:

  • present tense
  • past tense
  • near future
  • reflexive verbs
  • genders
  • negation

    Many different activities are offered to practice the material:

  • communicative activities
  • surveys
  • viewing video clips
  • listening to francophone music
  • pair work/ group work
  • projects
  • games
  • SmartBoard and computer activities etc.

Students are encouraged to speak French as much as they can!