Monday, June 14, 2010

French Made Easy & Exciting

Contrary to most foreigners' impression, learning the French language, which is called 'fran├žais' by the French people, can be EASY and EXCITING.

Simply follow the instructions of the SAMPLES in the posts below and you're on your way to using 'fran├žais' like a native speaker!

Multimedia samples

The following snippets are just a few of the numerous multimedia files that will be used to teach Korean with the multimedia method. More samples will be uploaded soon.


Here are some samples of teaching materials used in the multimedia method. Notice that these images and video clips are easier to remember, especially if you yourself re-enact it and record yourself doing it with your own personal information.

FRENCH

TOPIC : INTRODUCING YOURSELF

WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW:

video
Jordy's rate of speech is fast which is the normal rate of native speakers. But don't worry, each word and phrase will be dealt with just like 'Je m'appelle ...' below. The instructor will also enunciate it slowly first before saying it in a normal rate (FAST).

Watch the video clip below:
video

YOUR TURN:


TOPIC: BASIC HIGH-FREQUENCY EXPRESSIONS part I:

FRENCH IN ACTION {IN REALISTIC SITUATIONS}



The students will be trained to mimic the native speakers' pronunciation and accent and will be recorded. Then they will be asked to re-enact the dialogues containing essential phrases. They can opt to use their personal information instead of the characters'.

WATCH THE VIDEO CLIP BELOW TO BE ABLE TO ANSWER THE 'WORKSHEET' ABOVE:

video

NOTE: MULTIMEDIA FILES such as videos, mp3s, games, etc. will be shared through USB transfer and are NOT for SALE. (peer-to-peer sharing)

There is a quick recording portion at the end of each session which will serve as a QUICK REVIEW of the ESSENTIAL EXPRESSIONS, WORDS and grammatical points that MUST BE REMEMBERED by the trainees.

IN ORDER TO IMMERSE THE STUDENT IN THE TARGET LANGUAGE, the trainer can also guide the trainees in making friends, i.e. in cyberspace and in real life, and socializing using the newly acquired language as well as give them tips to make good use of the internet in order to be fluent in their preferred language.

The audio/video files will be shared through USB to the trainees.


SAMPLE WORK SHEET:

AFTER THE DISCUSSION OF BASIC PHRASES, STUDENTS WILL BE ASKED TO ANSWER WORKSHEETS SUCH AS THE ONES SHOWN IN THE SCREEN CAPS BELOW:

FILL IN THE BLANKS WITH THE CORRECT FRENCH PHRASE:



ANSWERS:

Saturday, May 22, 2010

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MORE SAMPLES COMING SOON
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For more information, please visit the MAIN BLOG: http://coolmultilingual.blogspot.com/