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Mon école et les matière - French Speaking Activity Bundle

Mon école et les matière - French Speaking Activity Bundle

9 x No prep pairwork speaking activities Topic: Mon école et les matière Encourage fluency and confidence using Spanish with thematic conversation activities. 1) L’éducation 2) Les langues 3) La religion 4) L’histoire 5) La géographie 6) La science 7) L’art 8) Les nombres 9) La musique Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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Problèmes Sociaux - French Speaking Bundle

Problèmes Sociaux - French Speaking Bundle

7 x No prep pairwork speaking activities: Topic:Problèmes Sociaux Encourage fluency and confidence using French with thematic conversation activities. 1. Le crime 2. L’éducation 3. La politique 4. La santé 5. L’argent 6. La religion 7. Le futur Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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Ma technologie - French Speaking Bundle

Ma technologie - French Speaking Bundle

5x French Conversation Activity Worksheets Topic: Ma technologie No prep pair-work speaking activities. 1) La science 2) La technologie 3) Les inventions 4) Le futur 5) Internet Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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Studio 1 Module 2

Studio 1 Module 2

A selection of activities to supplement Studio 1 Module 2 (Pearson). Mostly starter activities / bell tasks, but can be adapted to suit any point in the lesson and supplement exercises from the text book.
sej32
Mon college - studio 1 module 2 workbook

Mon college - studio 1 module 2 workbook

A booklet designed to give KS3 students practice in the skills now required for GCSE, or for use with Foundation GCSE students. Accompanies Studio 1 Module 2. Can be used as a workbook or projected on screen, or individual pages as homework tasks. Topics include school subjects, likes and dislikes, timetable, school day, school lunch. Contains extensive sentence translation exercises, written assessment style activities, questions for speaking test and a picture card question. There are also extension activities provided. Throughout the booklet there are teacher/peer assessment checklists and spaces to redraft and improve work.
eliad1907
Talking about aspcts of school in French, year 8

Talking about aspcts of school in French, year 8

This unit of work includes a workbook, a breakdown of the topics and the main vocabulary and the assessment to go with it. It was created for a top set year 8 but can easily be adapted for other year groups, especially with foundation GCSE in mind. Please remember the listening activities in the assessment are taken from past papers, the tracks can’t be included as they are protected by copyright but are all available online.
acavelierdesclavelles
La classe - A quoi ca sert? - Card Game

La classe - A quoi ca sert? - Card Game

This game is a French version of the classic " I have… Who has …? " game, designed to practice the classroom objects and what we use them for (verbs like write, read, colour, paint, cut, erase etc). This is an easy-to-play game and a great way to practice essential language concepts with the whole class. As students match up the answers on their cards with questions on other students’ cards, they get valuable practice with vocabulary, as well as reading and listening skills. Directions: Cut out the cards along the dotted line and laminate. For bigger classes, you might want to print several copies of each set. Give out all the cards in the set to the students. It is important to use all the cards. Choose a student to go first. I usually do that by a counting rhyme. Have the selected student read the question at the bottom of the card aloud and then put the card down. The student who has the card with the answer then reads that answer aloud. This student will then read the question at the bottom of their card and put the card down. Play continues in this fashion until all of the cards have been played. The game will end with the same student who started play. Every card in the set is connected to a card before it and a card after it. To keep the game moving at a quick pace, all students need to pay attention to every question that has been asked. I tell my younger students that this is a magic game and that the magic only works if you pay attention, which is actually true. The magic happens in the end, when the question on the last card actually matches the answer on the very first card. Enjoy!
didade
French Conversation Activity Bundle 3

French Conversation Activity Bundle 3

18 x French Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. 1) Les nombres 2) La nourriture 3) Les pays 4) La personnalité 5) La politique 6) La publicité 7) Les quartiers 8) La religion 9) La santé 10) La science 11) Le shopping 12) Le sport 13) La technologie 14) La télévision 15) Les transports 16) Le travail 17) Les villes 18) Les voyages Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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French Conversation Activity Bundle 2

French Conversation Activity Bundle 2

16 x French Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. Topics: 1) Les fêtes 2) Le futur 3) La géographie 4) Les habitudes 5) L’histoire 6) L’humour 7) Internet 8) Les inventions 9) Les langues 10) Le logement 11) Les loisirs 12) Les médias 13) La météo 14) La mode 15) La musique 16) La nature Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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French Conversation Activity Bundle 1

French Conversation Activity Bundle 1

16 x ESL Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. Topics: 1) Les affaires 2) L’ amour 3) Les animaux 4) L’argent 5) L’art 6) Les bâtiments 7) La campagne 8) La célébrité 9) Les couleurs 10) Le crime 11) Le divertissement 12) L’éducation 13) Les émotions 14) L’enfance 15) L’environnement 16) La famille Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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La science - French Conversation Activity

La science - French Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: La science Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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Les langues - French Conversation Activity

Les langues - French Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: Les langues Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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L’éducation - French Conversation Activity

L’éducation - French Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: L’éducation Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using French Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Premièrement, Deuxièment,Pour finir Cependant, D’autre part, Alors que De plus, En outre, Par ailleurs Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS (in French)
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Le système éducatif Français

Le système éducatif Français

Lesson for KS4 on the French educational system. I will explain clearly how the number in terms of classes in the French system works compared to the British system, what happens at the end of year 11 and does it happen in France. What happens at the end of year 10 in France and does it happen in GB and what are the advantages and disadvantages of the British and the French educational system.
mariemoison
GCSE French 9-1 - speaking activity : trapdoor

GCSE French 9-1 - speaking activity : trapdoor

Trapdoors to revise topics of schools, future plans and global dimensions (higher and foundation for this). I have been using trapdoors a lot lately and apart from the original game of guessing the paragraph, you can push on with pronunciation, then remove words to create a gap fill exercise for listening skills and then some translations… Might be some typos but you can fix it! I hope it helps :)
aureliebh
Dans ma trousse (what you have in your pencil case)

Dans ma trousse (what you have in your pencil case)

This resource will be interesting for beginners (KS3 and KS4 students). The resource helps to work on the topic ‘School’ (L’école), especially the things that you can have in you pencil case. The resource is based on the video where a girl speaks about the things that she has in her pencil case showing them. This resource includes different exercises (general comprehension, vocabulary learning and developing student’s written skills)
olgab8
School subjects Twins Speaking activity

School subjects Twins Speaking activity

This is a mixer activity. Each student gets a sheet with the pictures for 5 different school subjects. Students mingle until they find the one other person who has the exact same 5 pictures. Covers 18 different subjects: math, algebra, geometry, science, biology, chemistry, physics, history, geography, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, computers, gym, art, music. Includes 16 unique sets of twins. Good for any language.
jer520
Description du collège

Description du collège

This set includes two lists of vocab and sample written answers. The lists of vocabulary are in French, and students need to fill them in in English and can use them as support for their writing. It includes vocab on school subjects, school, school day, homework and future plans The sample answers must be translated and includes an extension. Students can then use it as support for their own writing.
MrLoutre
Mes professeurs

Mes professeurs

These resources are geared towards GCSE level students and focus on describing teachers.
MrLoutre
Mes matières scolaires

Mes matières scolaires

This is a set of resources on my school subjects, geared towards late KS3 or GCSE level students. It includes an interactive presentation, several reading activities and worksheets.
MrLoutre
L'école primaire et l'école avant

L'école primaire et l'école avant

This is a set of resources geared towards GCSE level students, or able younger students on the topic on school as it used to be. It first goes over the imperfect through key figures of French history then moves on to the topic of school.
MrLoutre
School

School

Bundle of resources on the GCSE topic of school containing: Reading exercises Writing tasks Speaking tasks Vocab. building activities Arguments to extend opinions Verb conjugation (consolidation or introduction of past, present, future tenses, conditional and si clauses) Resources can be used in class or as homework. Buyers save 18% buying in a bundle.
SilverWotton
Mon école

Mon école

This includes many worksheets and games on the topics of my school geared towards GCSE level students. It is ideal for practising of revising the topic and focuses on vocab and grammar.
MrLoutre
Mon école idéale

Mon école idéale

This is a set of resources geared towards GCSE level learners on the topic of my ideal school, how to improve my school and my ideal teacher through the conditional. It contains several worksheets and interactive activities.
MrLoutre
Des écoles différentes

Des écoles différentes

These resources geared towards GCSE level students deals with the differences between French and English schools with a complex worksheet, a match up activity as well as an interactive presentation which includes several other activities and focuses on the use of comparative constructions.
MrLoutre
French - School Subjects - Narrow Reading

French - School Subjects - Narrow Reading

A narrow reading task I created for my S1 French class. Students must skim and scan the text to answer the questions. I differentiated it by asking some pupils to only answer the questions with a name whilst most were asked to find the name and give the reason why.
polyglot91
Year 7/8 School Bundle

Year 7/8 School Bundle

Year 7 or 8 School bundle Lessons on school subjects, the comparative form, adjectives to describe school subjects, the present tense er verbs, telling the time, daily routine and revision lessons on the topics. Writing lesson included with student self assessment. Speaking lesson included Lessons are differentiated with all answers on powerpoints- little preparation required
reena09
MFL speaking practice cards

MFL speaking practice cards

One (out of many !) interesting activity from Rachel Hawkes website to develop confidence in speaking in the Target Language (French or Spanish in this case). Print, laminate and cut the cards. Let the students enjoy this activity while speaking in the TL. for KS3. Topics included : sport (from Rachel Hawkes’ powerpoint slides) animals holidays food school family members and descriptions clothes where I live in the city activities in the city my house
garciamargot
L'école avant

L'école avant

This reading activity uses the imperfect to describe school and opinion from the perspective of elderly people.
MrLoutre
L'école, les matières et les profs.

L'école, les matières et les profs.

This is a set of worksheets on the topic of school, school subjects, teachers and the school day. It includes reading and grammar tasks alike. There is also a presentation with interactive activities and corrections.
MrLoutre
Emploi du temps

Emploi du temps

Resources on school timetable and subjects including a presentation and two worksheets.
MrLoutre
Les matières

Les matières

Resources on school subjects which include two reading activities, lists of vocabulary and a presentation.
MrLoutre
School subject cluedo French

School subject cluedo French

Several resources for giving and improving opinions about school subjects in French, a speaking game with instructions, and some options for introducing simple tenses to beginner learners.
nilex
KS3 Year 7 French Expo 1 Unit 5 Les matières et les opinions (school subjects & opinions) 2 lessons

KS3 Year 7 French Expo 1 Unit 5 Les matières et les opinions (school subjects & opinions) 2 lessons

Two lessons introducing school subjects and opinions in French; parallel translation homework included and accompanying Quizlet. Includes GCSE skills: translation into both languages, forming questions, listening for gist with new vocabulary, bullet point writing task. Homework includes peer assessment statements to highlight as strengths or targets. Includes answers to Expo 1 module 5 listening and writing tasks.
r_g_huxford
School subjects pictures Tic Tac Toe

School subjects pictures Tic Tac Toe

8 separate games. To win a square, the student must give a correct answer. If wrong, the opponent gets the square. This can be used for ANY level: identify picture, make a sentence with the picture, use a particular verb or tense, use a certain grammatical construction, use adjectives, etc. Pictures only; can be used for any language.
jer520