Francesca Hagadus replied to Manisha Snoyer - Actress/Teacher's discussion Seeking housing wonderful French student in Petites Annonces
"I wish I could, but I live in Westchester!
Francesca"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Marie-Pierre Serra's blog post Correspondance scolaire New York/ Perpignan
"Genial!  J'ai une correspondance scolaire avec mes 8th graders et une cillège en France mais c'est fait par email.  Les élèves écrivent une fois en anglais et une fois en français  pour travailler les deux langues.  Ils me donnent les mails tous à l…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus replied to Noemie Wastable's discussion French Au Pair seeking a family in new york in Petites Annonces
"Hello,
I live 35 miles north of NYC (about 50 minutes by train).  I am a French teacher. I have a 12 year old son and a son leaving for college.  Would this interest you?  Tell me more about yourself and your experience.
 
 
best regards,
 
Francesca"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus left a comment for Manisha Snoyer - Actress/Teacher
"Hi Manisha!
Remember Tim's mother?  Well, this summer it's my turn!  I'd like to be a part of the Atelier, if possible.  Please send info.
Tim will be attending Marymount Manhattan this fall as an acting major and will take the AP French exam in May…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on marie-virginie's blog post yes!
"Bonne continuation!
Francesca"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus replied to New York in French's discussion French Ning for Kids in For Teachers
"OK demain je me lance sur ces sites. On trouvera un moyen!"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus replied to New York in French's discussion French Ning for Kids in For Teachers
"I am forming an after-school French Club for my 7th and 8th grade students and this would be an ideal activity!
Francesca"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus replied to Christine Van Cauwenbergh's discussion Text English for a website in Petites Annonces
"I'll help! No need for French lesson!
Francesca"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"Well there is certainly quite a bit to digest here! But let me address one point: I have been to Board meetings in my town where parents have addressed the Board asking "why is French still taught when Spanish is more useful?" I started this thread…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"Well, today is the day I unlock my classroom door. Year 27! I have spent time in France this summer and have brought back some great realia. This year, our 5th graders will have foreign language daily for the whole school year. We started 5th grade…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"I agree so far with everything that has been said--schools are not training programs! We are here to provide children with an exposure so that they may pursue their interests based on their knowledge. If they are told from the start that they are on…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"Thank you Ernest for an incredible post! I would never have spoken in terms of "chiffres" but having these facts at my fingertips will come in handy!
Another thought--let's plant the seed in out students (or us as we retire!) to get going a cable ch…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"Génial, Vincent!"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"Bravo Madeline! I will get right to it!"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus commented on Francesca Hagadus's blog post French teacher
"Claudine, you make great points, but by that time, the students are already the ones IN your class. In my experience, it is the parents who discourage the kids (don't forget that I am talking about parents of 10 year olds). Another example is that "…"
Aug 21, 2019
Francesca Hagadus posted a blog post
On Friday, when I locked my classroom door, I completed 26 years of teaching French in Chappaqua, New York. Although Spanish is still more popular (and I teach that as well), we have a large group of French students who begin at age 10. Most of them…
Aug 21, 2019
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