French 4 H (05050530)

French 4 H (05050530)


1.0 Credit; Weighted
Length: Year; Format: Meets Daily
Grade(s): 10, 11, 12
Prerequisite(s): French 3H (0528) with a “B” or above or French 3 (0523) with an “A”, teacher recommendation, extensive summer work and a test before the start of the school year

The program for French 4H continues to prepare students for the College Board’s requirements for the Advanced Placement French language and culture exam offered in level 5 AP. Students will strengthen communication skills in interpretive, interpersonal and presentational modalities by mastering a variety of grammatical structures. The course will also enhance students’ knowledge of French speaking cultures and perspectives related to diverse themes, including highlights of French history from the megalithic period to the present. The pace of this class is accelerated and students choosing to take this class must assume the responsibility for independent work and review at home on a daily basis. This class is conducted entirely in French except for grammar explanation.