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
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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.