Silence - Henry-Jacques

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Silence, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Le pauvre gars que je portais - Farré

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Le pauvre gars que je portais, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Simultanéités - Apollinaire

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Simultanéités, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Le Départ - Apollinaire

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Le Départ, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Guerre - Apollinaire

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Guerre, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Fête - Guillaume Apollinaire

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Fête, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Exercice - Guillaume Apollinaire

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Exercice, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

Carte Postale - Guillaume Apollinaire

Here you will find teaching tools for the poem Carte Postale, created for the study of selected World War I poems.

War and Technology

Here you will find teaching tools under the category of "War and Technology," created for the study of the works of Renefer and Butler.

Enemy

Here you will find teaching tools under the category of "Enemy," created for the study of the works of Renefer and Butler.

Dress

Here you will find teaching tools under the category of "Dress," created for the study of the works of Renefer and Butler.

Death and Memory

Here you will find teaching tools under the category of "Death and Memory," created for the study of the works of Renefer and Butler.

Citizens During the War

Here you will find teaching tools under the category of "Citizens During the War," created for the study of the works of Renefer and Butler.

Daily Life of the Soldiers

Here you will find teaching tools under the category of "Daily Life of the Soldiers," created for the study of the works of Renefer and Butler.

Renefer and Butler, Two Artists in the Great War

In the context of the centennial of World War I, the Cultural Services at the Consulate General of France in Chicago, with the support of DePaul University, First Division Museum – Cantigny Park, and the Renefer Association, offers to French professors in the Midwest a series of teaching tools. These teaching tools are focused on the works of Renefer and Alban Butler, a French and an American soldier, respectively, who both fought in World War I in France and published illustrated works of their wartime experience in simple yet moving images and words. Students may compare and contrast the work of both artists as an exercise in language and cross-cultural understanding.

100 Years Later - France and America Commemorate the Great War: Poetry in Translation

The students of the French Department of DePaul University have translated a series of poems written by soldiers active during the Great War and more recent wars.

Poetry and War

In the context of the centennial of World War I, the Cultural Services at the Consulate General of France in Chicago, with the support of DePaul University, offers to French professors in the Midwest a series of teaching tools on poetry during the War. A selection of poems by Guillaume Apollinaire, Romain Darchy, Jean Farré, and Henry Jacques are presented as subjects of teaching tools, which are adapted to fit student of various high school French levels.

Page de France - Votre librairie française aux Etats-Unis

L'objectif de Page de France est de changer la façon dont la communauté francophone aux Etats-Unis a accès aux livres en francais et de proposer des ouvrages difficiles à trouver: une sélection vaste et de qualité, à des prix abordables ainsi qu'un site web aux fonctionnalités de recherche avancées.

Using Art in the French Classroom

In the framework of France-Atlanta 2013, the Consulate Generale of France in Atlanta in partnership with the High Museum of Art, Théâtre du Rêve and Metro Resa, offered a two-day training for middle and high school French teachers. You will find all the educational resources created around the exhibition here.

My Transatlantic School: an internet-based exchange platform for educators

Who hasn’t had to make up an imaginary penpal to write to? Most of us can relate to that school experience, especially when learning languages. But My Transatlantic School is something else: imagine instead that the classroom extends beyond its physical borders and opens a door onto the world. You can do that in just a few clicks…actually, in the era of new information and communication technology, much is made possible.

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