French Immersion Tapestry Conference

For the tri-district Pro-D day on February 19th, I attended the French Immersion Tapestry Conference. Here are some of the ideas from Shauna Nero‘s keynote address and her Rendre l’apprentissage visible workshop that relate to my professional inquiry question about how to motivate French Immersion students to speak French:

  • Teach students about the goals and benefits of the French Immersion program.
  • Make common vocabulary and phrases visible to students.
  • Give students videos and other media to react to.
  • Provide students with authentic experiences and opportunities to speak French, such as:

How do you encourage your students to speak French?

Published by Britney Allen

I am a French Immersion teacher fuelled by chocolate, leopard print, and family & friends. I love sharing and hearing new ideas.

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