The Teaching of French II
This course continues the transition from student of French to teacher of French. Topics focus on the teaching of French in the middle school. Sutdents will engage in pedagogical practices intended to create environments that encourage active engagement in learning foreign languages. Students will select and utilize authentic foreign language instruction materials, including the literature of the target language appropriate for all levels of learners. Students will plan, implement, teach, and assess foreign language curriculum in the target language to demonstrate an understanding of the relationships among central concepts of learning and teaching foreign languages, including the ability to communicate high expectations and create meaningful learning experiences for all students. Generally taken during the junior year. Prerequisite: French 319 or permission. Offered fall term.