Grade 13 - Electives

French I (Credit: 1.00)

Students enhance their digital skills while building a firm foundation in French with this interactive course created for Christian schools. This full-year elective gives students the basics of the language and French culture through an exploration the relationships, activities, food, and lifestyles. As a part of a complete learning management system, French I is a self-directed elective infused with technology-based lessons, tools, and exercises to enrich learning for students and streamline instruction and administrative tasks for teachers. Like all Ignitia courses, Bible verses (KJV) and biblical references support the development of a Christian worldview and encourage practical Christian living.

This engaging, year-long elective encourages students to expand their global awareness and digital literacy as it explores the language and the culture of the French. Students will build their proficiency in this world language by reading and listening to content-rich passages, studying sentence construction, and learning grammatical rules. They will study the parts of speech and proper word choice and tense. The course units include text-based lessons, on and off-computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. French I enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.

Throughout the course, students will explore the following topics:
  • Introduction to French
  • In School
  • Family and Friends
  • Recreation and Sports
  • Holidays and Traditions
  • In the City
  • Bon Appétit