Bookends: French Class in West Vancouver Memorial Library


Description
Jack, Carolyn
, Interviewee
Media Type:
Video
Item Type:
Video recordings
Description:
The video recording presents documentation of a French class for pre-school age children and their parents at the West Vancouver Memorial Library, led by Carolyn Jack, and brief interview segments with Jack, broadcast in May, 1979, on Bookends, a program produced by North Shore T.V. Productions. Jack leads the class in English to introduce the French phrases for personal introductions and greetings, and leads a sing-along and game in French. Interview segments are in English.
Notes:
Date taken from label on original videocassette. Production details supplied from Bookends program of June 1979.
Publisher:
North Shore T.V. Production
Place of Publication:
[North Vancouver, BC]
Date of Original:
May 1979
Playing Time:
00:27:29
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
West Vancouver Memorial Library ; North Shore Libraries
Local identifier:
AV003
Collection:
Digital Collection
Language of Item:
English; French
Geographic Coverage:
  • British Columbia, Canada
    Latitude: 49.36636 Longitude: -123.16935
Copyright Statement:
© West Vancouver Memorial Library
Downloading images from this site is governed by our Guidelines for Appropriate Usage and Conditions of Use.
Copyright Date:
1979
Copyright Holder:
North Shore T.V. Productions
Location of Original:
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Reproduction Notes:
Preservation master file created from original videocassette, July 2014.
Contact
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
1950 Marine Drive
West Vancouver, BC V7V 1J8
604-925-7400

Transcription:

Opening credits (00:00:01); host introduces program, French classes for preschool-age children at West Vancouver Memorial Library (00:00:35); on-site, French class led by Carolyn Jack, introducing lesson “Bonjour, je m’appelle” (00:01:08); on-camera interview between host and Jack, describing program details (00:03:50); class learning “Bonjour, je m’appelle” (00:04:45); interview, Jack describes parent participation (00:05:58); class learning “Comment t’appelle tu?” (00:09:58); story time, “The Happy Lion” (00:12:30); sing-along and game, “Sur la (sic) pont d’Avignon” (00:18:08); lesson concludes, class says “Au revoir” (00:23:32); host concludes, describes upcoming programs at the North Shore libraries (00:24:11); closing credits (00:26:59).





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Bookends: French Class in West Vancouver Memorial Library


The video recording presents documentation of a French class for pre-school age children and their parents at the West Vancouver Memorial Library, led by Carolyn Jack, and brief interview segments with Jack, broadcast in May, 1979, on Bookends, a program produced by North Shore T.V. Productions. Jack leads the class in English to introduce the French phrases for personal introductions and greetings, and leads a sing-along and game in French. Interview segments are in English.