Subject/Level: French, Level 1
Prior Learning: Students are familiar with school subjects and school supplies.
Learning Objectives: Students will be able to research and purchase school supplies using an authentic French website.
Standards: Communication, Cultures, Connections
L3: Apply knowledge of language functions in order to affect comprehension and expression across contexts. L4: Extract meaning from unknown words and phrases using context clues, word parts, and appropriate references. L5: Demonstrate understanding of figurative expression, word relationships, and nuances in language. L6: Acquire and apply general academic and specific vocabulary necessary for college and career readiness; use language independently to increase fluency. R3: Analyze culture through history, media, and culturally informative texts. R5: Use structure of text, text components, and formatting to assist in understanding the text. R10: Use acquired techniques and strategies to read complex texts independently. SL2: Evaluate and use information from diverse media to understand and communicate.
Materials Used: anticipatory set, guided and independent practice, closure Estimated Time: 60 Minutes Lesson Overview: 1. Students complete an authentic web quest in which they “buy” the supplies needed for their classes. 2. Students examine the steps and terminology needed to complete orders online.