Inserting French accents while typing on the iPad2 couldn't be simpler! Just start typing...
When you come to a letter that needs an accent added to it, just hold your finger on that letter, and then possible accents will appear.
Slide your finger from the original letter to the letter containing the accent you wish to use, and then tap the key. And voila!
Stay tuned for more on how to use an iPad in your classroom :).