The documents in this section can be useful to you in creating allies within your school because colleagues and staff can help you in these ways:
- Offer invaluable support by emphasizing the importance of French contributions to their disciplines.
- Share with students experiences that they have had with French in terms of language, culture, or travels to Francophone countries, thereby underlining the importance of French in their own lives.
- Show how the French and English languages are interconnected.
Here are documents to help you make allies of your colleagues:
Find out the world language experiences of adults in your school:
Inform others in your building and district about the importance of French today:
These “bellringers” can be used by teachers of other subjects to connect their discipline to French. They could be used at the start of class during National French Week, for example.
Language Arts Connection:
History Connection: American History:
History Connection: French History:
BellRinger: French History Makers–Labels (Use this to print clues on labels)
Physical Education Connection: