Content/Assessment:

  • Class activities assessing conversation (speaking and understanding), reading, writing and a familiarity with French culture.
  • Externally assessed end of year exam for pre-tertiary students

Homework:

  • Student should revise new language points the day after they're learned.
  • Revision must actively use the language, not just be a reading the notes.
  • There are many self-marking homework sheets available, plus copies of class worksheets.
  • Students should complete 3 or 4 worksheets each week.
  • Homework time should be 15 minutes revision each night of the week.

Students have said:

  • "Flashcards do actually work"
  • "Keep up with revising new grammar so you won't have too much to try and remember at once"