ÇA MARCHE ! 2 expertly provides everything you need for Junior Cycle French. Written by experienced teachers, this package provides the perfect blend of innovation and trusted methods, leading to the various forms of assessment.
Each unit opens with an overview of what students WILL LEARN BASED ON THE LEARNING OUTCOMES. Students reflect on this at the end of the unit through ‘CAN DO’ STATEMENTS
Students can self-assess throughout the learning using the OBJECTIFS, allowing them to seek help or share their success
Each unit has corresponding MON PORTFOLIO tasks and activities, so students can apply what they have learned
Every unit provides support, exercises and assessment, so students can learn to SPEAK IN A REALISTIC MANNER
Each unit ends with a BILAN DE L’UNITÉ, as well as class discussion questions promoting reflection on the five areas of language learning
PRONONCIATION panels emphasise sound, pronunciation and spelling patterns to build confidence, enjoyment of language and get students speaking
ASTUCES boxes encourage students to reflect on language, its style, its patterns and its sequencing
FRENCH CULTURE has been woven throughout the book. VIDEOS AND VIDEO BLOGS throughout give first-hand experience of French teenagers speaking the language in different contexts, while photo stories of French culture bring to life the key ideas and topics
À VOUS DE JOUER sections include DRAMA, GAMES, SONGS AND POEMS to allow students to be active participants in their learning and to have fun doing it
With opportunities in every unit to integrate DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES, students are exposed to a VARIETY OF PRESENTATION MODES
THE ÇA MARCHE ! 2 PACKAGE INCLUDES:
ÇA MARCHE ! 2 MON PORTFOLIOContains a range of diverse and creative activities that allow students to demonstrate real language use, skills and learning. Various presentation modesencourage the use of the target language and ICT.
ÇA MARCHE ! 2 TEACHER’S RESOURCE BOOKProvides invaluable support and planning, including detailed schemes of work and topic-by-topic suggestions for enlivening the French classroom.
A suite of DIGITAL RESOURCES including bespoke videos, photo stories,PowerPoint presentations and audio, which are all available on www.gillexplore.ie.
THE ÇA MARCHE ! 2 AUTHOR TEAM
ANNE GRILLS has taught French for over 20 years. In her work as a teacher-educator she has developed strategies and resources for teaching and learning in the French classroom. A past president of the Dublin Branch of the French Teachers’ Association, Anne tutors on PME MFL programmes and is a qualified DELF examiner.MARIA HARNEY is an experienced teacher in Loreto Secondary School, Navan. As well as being an experienced examiner, Maria is an associate and member of the working group for Modern Languages, where her focus is promoting the role of AfL and ICT in the classroom.