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Intermediate French | A cultural approach

Welcome to Perspectives – a new Intermediate French program with a cultural approach!

Building intercultural understanding

Aligned with the principles of the ACTFL 21st-century classroom, Perspectives makes meaningful connections with diverse cultural practices, products, and perspectives while fostering the intercultural understanding indispensable to our interconnected world.

With Perspectives, students are exposed to authentic content such as documentary videos, informational articles, culture and literature readings, and audio, inspiring them to understand target cultures and communicate in French through the perspectives of native speakers while building their own point of view.

A focus on student outcomes

Perspectives focuses on student outcomes, fostering the development of intercultural understanding indispensable to today’s increasingly interconnected global citizen. Using Perspectives, students will: 

  • Discover multiple ways of expressing themselves both orally and in writing
  • Create habitual strategies for developing biliteracy skills
  • Improve their French proficiency while becoming lifelong learners and global citizens

See how Perspectives develops students’ intercultural skills.

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