• Bienvenue à la classe de français!

    Here you can find information on homework assignments, class projects, the French Club, photos of class events, and lots of interesting links to helpful websites.
    Please feel free to email me at jennifer.montas@sanjuan.edu.  I look forward to hearing from you.  À bientôt!

    Back to School Night: Wednesday, September 8

    Zoom link for Back to School Night:
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    Meeting ID: 874 3549 2918
    Passcode: 757318



    Click here for Mrs. Montas to follow you on Duolingo and give you extra credit for your hard work!  If this link doesn't work for you, download this pdf and follow the instructions.  If it asks you for a class code to join, then try this: MQY6X5ZJ.  If it still doesn't work, see Mrs. Montas!

    Top Reasons to Take French

    1. Be understood in 55 countries across five continents and by over 200 million people.
    2. French is the third most common language on the Internet. Connect with pen pals, visit foreign websites and find student exchange opportunities.
    3. Get a head start on learning other Romance languages like Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Romanian.
    4. French is a melodious and romantic language with a relatively quick learning curve.
    5. Develop critical, creative thinking and problem solving skills. French also provides the base for more than 50% of the modern English vocabulary, which improves performance on standardized tests.
    6. Open the doors to art, music, fashion, food, architecture and literature.
    7. Discover a new appreciation for other cultures in countries that speak French like: France, Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, Monaco and many African nations.
    8. Use French to pursue studies in Francophone countries.
    9. Promote language diversity throughout the world.
    10. Be more competitive in the national and international job market in disciplines like business, medicine, aviation, law, transportation technologies, global/international distribution and luxury goods.
    11. French is the official working language of the UN, NATO, UNESCO, the International Olympic Committee, the European Union, the International Red Cross and much more


    The top 3 foreign languages for business are French, Chinese (Mandarin), and Arabic. 
Last Modified on September 8, 2021