The activities occur at various times throughout the week. To schedule a visit, contact Benoit Forner at (504) 535-0412 or Heather Harper at (504) 289-0499.
All week during recess and class game activity, Hynes Coach Nate will teach two fun French games to students: Dodgeball Francais (French Dodgeball) and Poule, Renard, Vipere (Chicken, Fox, or Snake).
All month during art integrated lessons, Jenn Potts, Hynes’ artist-in-residence, will incorporate the following artists in her arts-integrated lessons: Henri Matisse, Francis Pavy, Elemore Morgan, and Claude Closky.
LUNCH at SCHOOL:
Hynes cafeteria will feature some French-inspired items during the week such as Croque Monsieur (ham and melted cheese on croissant), fruit and cheese, strawberries and cream, and chocolate mousse pudding.
SHARING OUR CULTURE:
All week, French teachers will organize and present cultural activities from their countries (France, Canada, Tchad) to the Hynes students: Music, paintings, monuments, food, games.