by Tara Baird, Monterey Middle School

Students are challenged to learn about French cuisine & culture by creating their own restaurant.

Introduction

 Canadians don't like snails!

The Prime Minister of Canada, Stephen Harper, announced in a recent press conference that the number of Canadian visitors to France has dropped significantly over the past 5 years as families are finding the cuisine difficult to understand and enjoy.

The federal government challenges all French middle school students to gather information about French cuisine by designing their own French restaurant in Paris.