November 29th, 2007
The other day I wrote about how French students learn poetry by heart. Monique, who was a first grade teacher in France for many years wrote: French students start learning poetry by heart in first grade – which is 6 years old and often earlier! Dame souris trotte (Mrs. Mouse Trots) is often taught in […]
November 26th, 2007
Here is one last poem about Autumn before I focus on the topic of the upcoming December holiday season. I came upon this poem while looking for French podcasts to brush up on my French in anticipation of a trip to France in the Spring. There’s a whole podcast in French devoted to this poem […]
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