Lessons by Skype

The French Immersion grades eight and nine students had a Skype call with Ski Canada magazine’s editor last week.

  • Dec. 22, 2011 6:00 p.m.

Lessons by Skype

The French Immersion grades eight and nine students had a Skype call with Ski Canada magazine’s editor last week.

The students have been writing articles for French magazines since early fall, and were able to get some tips from the call with Iain Macmillan to help them put the finishing touches to the magazine covers.

“It was so fantastic to have an expert from a specific career speak about a project the students are working on,” said teacher Janet Kuijt.

 

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