Presentation on theme: "Bonjour et Bienvenue! Je m’appelle Mme. Biega. I’m happy to meet you!"— Presentation transcript:
1Bonjour et Bienvenue! Je m’appelle Mme. Biega. I’m happy to meet you! Pick up one paper or booklet from each pile on the desk, s’il vous plait.Waiting for class to start?Make yourself a name card from the cardstock and fold it so that it stands up on the desk.Begin your « françaislivre » get-to-know-you page.
2Bienvenue à la classe de français! Avec Mme. Biega C’est prononcé « BEE-AY-GAH »
3La Prière We will start each class with a prayer. Sign of the cross: « Au nom du Père, et du Fils, et du Saint Esprit. Amen. »« Notre Père »« Je Vous Salue, Marie »Les autres prières plus tard
5Meet Mme. Biega – Qui Suis-Je? C’est prononcé « BEE-AY-GAH » Je suis devenue professeur en 2009.Je peux enseigner le français et les mathématiques.Je suis mariée. Mon mari s’appelle Nathan.J’aime beaucoup écouter la musique (le country, c’est mon style préféré, mais j’aime aussi Mumford and Sons and beaucoup d’autres groupes).J’adore les émissions téléréalité: Big Brother, Survivor, et Amazing Race.Mes équipes favoris sont les Ticats, les Habs, et les Green Bay Packers.Mes bêtes noires (pet peeves): not being prepared, Google Translate, disrespect to others, not taking risks.
6My Responsibilities as a Teacher To treat you with respect and care for you as an individual.To provide you with an orderly classroom environment.To provide you with the necessary discipline.To teach you the required content.To provide the appropriate motivation.
7Routines Start-of-class procedures Bathroom Getting up in class Take out la prièreTake out homeworkIs there a « carillonneur »?Getting up in classBathroomSharpening pencilsDismissal proceduresBathroomYou are in grade 9. Please use the bathroom at the designated times:Before class.Between classes.At lunch.When I’m not teaching a lesson.One student at a timeSign out and back in, please!You get two bathroom passes per week – use them wisely!
8Absent – Now What?Homework Partners – trade phone numbers and s with TWO people in the classSeat partner and Across- the-Aisle partnerContact your homework partner(s) the day(s) you are awayYou are responsible for making up work/getting notes when you get backAbsent binder
9How to Succeed in this Class Come to class prepared.What to bring to classPencil/pen, binder, paper, text (if applicable), Water ONLYWhat NOT to bring:Food of any kindDrinks other than waterNot prepared?You may borrow something from me by trading either:WalletShoeCellNo exceptions!!
10How to Succeed in This Class Do the work.Really!This includes notes, in-class practice (speaking, listening, and written), assignments, and homework.
11How to Succeed in this Class Study and ask questions when you don’t understand!This may include coming for extra help if you need it. I always give study tips and what to focus on for tests.
12Class Rules Respect Others Yourself Substitute Teachers Work assigned with a substitute is meaningful and is expected to be completedAll class rules still apply even when I’m not in the roomNames written down will have consequences
13Class Rules Responsibility For your actions For your work For your attitude
14Class Rules Attendance Lates After 3 – detention After 4 – phone call homeAfter 5 – office
16Class Rules Electronic devices Teacher’s discretion “Strike three, you’re out!”WarningDetention with meGiven to office and phone call home
17HomeworkDesigned to prepare students for class assignments and/or extend learning beyond the classroomMeaningfulNo specific grade for homework“I forgot it” is not an excuse got two contacts already! use my website!
18Assignments and TestsAll tests will be signed; quizzes are signed if less than 70%Late WorkStudents must turn in a pink “Missing Work Log” in lieu of the assignmentMarks will be deducted for each day lateParents will be contacted on end- of-unit assignments
21Yep. It does have to be in French. All homework, assignments, and tests must be completed in French.What are my expectations for your French capabilities?Google TranslateNOPE.Plagiarism
22Other Tidbits My website My mailbox Extra help https://mme- biega.wikispaces.comOr google my name and it should be one of the first sitesMy mailboxRed bin for written requests, handing in work (folder)Extra helpTuesdays and Thursdays at lunch and after school
27Incentives ProgramPoints board homework pass, g/c, rain cheques, good letter/phone call home, get out of detention card, movie day (class), extra bathroom passGet points by: completing work (exit cards), participating positively, following directions, asking deep questions, showing compassion for your classmates, persevering,Consequences: detention, phone call home, apology letter, being sent to another classroom, community service,
28Opening Questions Write down the answers on the index cards first. What are you looking forward to this year? In this class?What are you not looking forward to this year? In this class?Share your answers with the class.