Another Project idea from a guest author! Thank you An for submitting this cool project idea for a French I class.
Title: A Fabulous Foray into French Fashion
Type of Project: Design Challenge
Context: You are a fashion designer hoping to break into the market in Quebec. You must pitch your line and company via a design portfolio and promote your store or website using social media.
-ask & answer questions
-express needs, desires, wishes and preferences
-describe, explain, ask and answer questions
-French search engines
-implications of variations of French
Language Learning Strategies
-categorize and anticipate information
-take risks with texts
-associate meanings with symbols.
Driving Question: How can we break into the French fashion market in Quebec?
-A cohesive design portfolio (clothing + store/website)
-Social Media accounts
-A “pitch” presentation
-2 portfolio pieces (clothing)
-2 social media posts (post + comments)
-2 occasions of consumer feedback
-Exercises/quizzes on sentence structure + adjective placement/agreement, plural construction/agreement.
Adult World Connections: Review authentic portfolios and authentic products in French, Interview experts, Conduct focus groups.
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