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BUNDLE OF 30 GCSE TESTS ON VARIOUS TOPICS & GRAMMAR POINTS

BUNDLE OF 30 GCSE TESTS ON VARIOUS TOPICS & GRAMMAR POINTS

This bundle consists of 40 GCSE tests, each on a specific topic and covering different grammar points. Each test is made up of 2 or more Reading Activities, some Grammar exercises and a Writing Task. Each test lasts between 45mn and 1h20. It is aimed at GCSE Higher but easily can be adapted for Foundation. The following topics are covered : _ FOOD _ HEALTH _ HOBBIES _ NEW TECHNOLOGIES _ FAMILY _ HOLIDAYS _ TRANSPORTS _ SCHOOL _ ROUTINE _ SHOPPING _ OUTINGS _ CLOTHES & FASHION _ ENVIRONMENT _ DESCRIPTION _ JOBS _ HOUSE & AREA All the grammar points for GCSE These assessments are in Word docs and are therefore fully editable. Some of them will have the answers provided, so they can be used for independent learning. It’s ideal to prepare for GCSE exam.
jeromsauvin
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)
fingertips-resources
French GCSE differentiated knowledge organisers/model texts on School (W./S.)

French GCSE differentiated knowledge organisers/model texts on School (W./S.)

This resource was created for my Y10/11 students as a way to help them prepare for the Writing and Speaking components of the new AQA GCSE French examinations. Contains 2 Word documents: Foundation level Higher level with a colour coded system to highlight the more complex structures and extra tenses. Both texts include opinion phrases, different tenses and are translated in English to help comprehension. I have added the AQA recommended vocabulary from the “My studies”, “Life at school” and Education post-16" sections. It is fully editable and once downloaded just remove the boxes to see the texts.
marion1602
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
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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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)
fingertips-resources
50 Days of French Revision Plan

50 Days of French Revision Plan

With the GCSE exam coming up, I’ve put together a daily plan for my Y11 students so they can do 15-30 minutes revision each day on a different topic from the Edexcel GCSE French course. Hope it proves useful.
blaggers12
Uniforme scolaire- Harry Potter KS3/GCSE French

Uniforme scolaire- Harry Potter KS3/GCSE French

Read opinions on uniform and match to the character. Pick one bubble and translate it as an extension. Could be used for either KS3 or GCSE depending on ability (I used with yr 9 to recap clothing at the start of their school unit).
m_aves
L'uniforme scolaire

L'uniforme scolaire

This is a set of resources on school uniform which includes several worksheets and interactive activities.
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
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
GCSE Test on School

GCSE Test on School

This is a Reading, Vocab, Grammar & Writing Assesment on School, lasting 45 mn to 1h. It includes a long reading activity with 3 exercises, 9 short vocab and grammar tasks ( question words, demonstrative, negatives, etre, avoir verbs, Time, schoolequipment) and a Writing tasks on School. This fully editable resource is suitable for the new GCSE Higher exam and can be adapted for Foundation.
jeromsauvin
L'école avant

L'école avant

This reading activity uses the imperfect to describe school and opinion from the perspective of elderly people.
MrLoutre
New French GCSE - Writing exam practice: 90 word questions

New French GCSE - Writing exam practice: 90 word questions

A collection of twenty-four 90-word questions covering the whole of the new French GCSE course. Each of the three booklets (one per theme) contains eight questions, with four bullet points each, encouraging the students to refer to present, past and future events, as well as to include opinions.
corcuera
New French GCSE - Writing: Theme 3 (Current and future studies and employment): 90-word questions

New French GCSE - Writing: Theme 3 (Current and future studies and employment): 90-word questions

This booklet contains eight questions that follow the format of the 90-word questions in the new French GCSE writing exam. They cover all aspects of Theme 3 (Current and future study and employment), and they can be used in lessons, but also as an easy way to set useful homework activities for the students. All questions include four bullet points that the students are prompted to cover, and they explicitly require them to include references to three time frames and opinions (as per the AQA mark scheme). A booklet with 24 questions covering all three themes can be found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/new-french-gcse-writing-exam-90-word-questions-11822119
corcuera
Harry Potter School Rules - GCSE French

Harry Potter School Rules - GCSE French

3 different worksheets based on Harry Potter; Sort the rules into your school, Hogwarts or both. I used this as an opportunity to work on dictionary skills as well for unknown vocab. Read comments on the rules and decide which rule it is referring to. Extension; adapt the opinions to suit yourself. These were used for year 9 (1st year of GCSE) and year 10 ab initio French classes.
m_aves
14 Trapdoor activities - New French GCSE

14 Trapdoor activities - New French GCSE

14 French Trapdoor activities for the New French GCSE These have proved very popular with students and teachers. Great for speaking practice, writing practice, translation. Enjoy and don't forget to feedback!!
kbreizh
10 GCSE FOUNDATION TESTS  LISTENING .READING,& GRAMMAR WITH ANSWERS

10 GCSE FOUNDATION TESTS LISTENING .READING,& GRAMMAR WITH ANSWERS

Attached is a series of 10 Assessments for the New GCSE Foundation candidates. These tests last around 1h20 each and cover all the GCSE topics. They can be practiced in class or at home for independent study. Each assessment consists of 3 Listening activities, 3 Grammar Gap-Fill exercises, and 3 Multi-Choice Reading activities. Answers are available from the following link: http://www.frenchteachers.org/concours/Resources/gc_keys.html Listening tracks https://mllewilliams.pbworks.com/w/browse/#view=ViewFolder¶m=Grand Concours
jeromsauvin
Studio AQA GCSE 2017: En échange_Module 6_Lesson 6

Studio AQA GCSE 2017: En échange_Module 6_Lesson 6

This lesson starter handout (1xA4) has been designed for my second year GCSE students (Year 11) starting in Sept 2017. I have used these sheets in year 10 and they have been very helpful for students. As we are going through the book (Studio AQA), I am creating these documents for them to refer to throughout the year (year 10-year 11). Please note that if there is a mention of 'Check green grammar lesson', it is because I give them separate grammar sheets on a green paper. This text box is easy to delete if you don't want it. Make sure you click on the 'enable editing' box at the top of the document after downloading it.
MissDumond
Studio AQA GCSE 2017_Sous influence_Module 6_Lesson 5

Studio AQA GCSE 2017_Sous influence_Module 6_Lesson 5

This lesson starter handout (1xA4) has been designed for my second year GCSE students (Year 11) starting in Sept 2017. I have used these sheets in year 10 and they have been very helpful for students. As we are going through the book (Studio AQA), I am creating these documents for them to refer to throughout the year (year 10-year 11). Please note that if there is a mention of 'Check green grammar lesson', it is because I give them separate grammar sheets on a green paper. This text box is easy to delete if you don't want it. Make sure you click on the 'enable editing' box at the top of the document after downloading it.
MissDumond
Studio AQA GCSE 2017_ En pleine forme_Module 6_Lesson 4

Studio AQA GCSE 2017_ En pleine forme_Module 6_Lesson 4

This lesson starter handout (1xA4) has been designed for my second year GCSE students (Year 11) starting in Sept 2017. I have used these sheets in year 10 and they have been very helpful for students. As we are going through the book (Studio AQA), I am creating these documents for them to refer to throughout the year (year 10-year 11). Please note that if there is a mention of 'Check green grammar lesson', it is because I give them separate grammar sheets on a green paper. This text box is easy to delete if you don't want it. Make sure you click on the 'enable editing' box at the top of the document after downloading it.
MissDumond
Studio AQA GCSE 2017: Liberté, égalité, fraternité_Module 6_Lesson 3

Studio AQA GCSE 2017: Liberté, égalité, fraternité_Module 6_Lesson 3

This lesson starter handout (1xA4) has been designed for my second year GCSE students (Year 11) starting in Sept 2017. I have used these sheets in year 10 and they have been very helpful for students. As we are going through the book (Studio AQA), I am creating these documents for them to refer to throughout the year (year 10-year 11). Please note that if there is a mention of 'Check green grammar lesson', it is because I give them separate grammar sheets on a green paper. This text box is easy to delete if you don't want it. Make sure you click on the 'enable editing' box at the top of the document after downloading it.
MissDumond
Studio AQA GCSE 2017: L'ecole chez nous, chez vous_Module 6_Lesson 2

Studio AQA GCSE 2017: L'ecole chez nous, chez vous_Module 6_Lesson 2

This lesson starter handout (1xA4) has been designed for my second year GCSE students (Year 11) starting in Sept 2017. I have used these sheets in year 10 and they have been very helpful for students. As we are going through the book (Studio AQA), I am creating these documents for them to refer to throughout the year (year 10-year 11). Please note that if there is a mention of 'Check green grammar lesson', it is because I give them separate grammar sheets on a green paper. This text box is easy to delete if you don't want it. Make sure you click on the 'enable editing' box at the top of the document after downloading it.
MissDumond
Studio AQA GCSE 2017:  Mon bahut_Module 6_Lesson 1

Studio AQA GCSE 2017: Mon bahut_Module 6_Lesson 1

This lesson starter handout (1xA4) has been designed for my second year GCSE students (Year 11) starting in Sept 2017. I have used these sheets in year 10 and they have been very helpful for students. As we are going through the book (Studio AQA), I am creating these documents for them to refer to throughout the year (year 10-year 11). Please note that if there is a mention of 'Check green grammar lesson', it is because I give them separate grammar sheets on a green paper. This text box is easy to delete if you don't want it. Make sure you click on the 'enable editing' box at the top of the document after downloading it.
MissDumond
GCSE  FRENCH SPEAKING QUESTIONS

GCSE FRENCH SPEAKING QUESTIONS

This is for Year 10 and 11 French students. It is aimed at helping students practise their speaking skills at school and at home. Students can write their answers under the questions. There are both Foundation and Higher questions on all the topic areas. Teachers can choose questions according to the ability of their students. Students can spend their time usefully during the Christmas holidays getting ready for their exam in May.
maryb777
New French GCSE - Writing exam: practice papers and Feedback sheets

New French GCSE - Writing exam: practice papers and Feedback sheets

Three sets of writing papers, following the new French GCSE specification (AQA). Each individual set includes two papers (foundation and higher) covering one of the three themes (Identity and culture, Local, regional, international and global areas of interest and Current and future study and employment), as well as an overview of the requirements of the exam and a foundation and a higher "check list" to provide the students with quick, personalised feedback for each question. Also available in Spanish: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/new-spanish-gcse-writing-exam-practice-papers-and-feedback-sheets-11729983
corcuera
New French GCSE -Theme 3 (Current and future study and employment) writing exam and feedback sheets

New French GCSE -Theme 3 (Current and future study and employment) writing exam and feedback sheets

Two practice writing papers (one foundation, one higher) following the format of the new GCSE writing exam, and focusing on the topics covered in Theme 3 (Current and future study and employment). The foundation paper includes four questions (describe the photo, 40 words question, translation and 90 words question) and the higher paper includes three (90 words question, 150 words question and translation). I have also included two feedback sheets (one foundation, one higher) that include"check-lists" (based on the AQA mark scheme for writing) to provide quick, personalised feedback for each of the questions. The check lists provide the students with feedback on what went well (WWW) and what they need to do to improve further (TIF). Also available in Spanish
corcuera
Free lesson starter about school subjects in French

Free lesson starter about school subjects in French

You can use this starter in many ways. Ask students to take in turns and ask questions about school subjects. If can ask the question with no hesitation, they can move across. The aim is to try to ask as many questions as possible in French. The only rule: move in any directions but do not skip.
stannadia
L'école

L'école

Comprehensive and interactive PPT presentation (90 slides!) on the topic School. It includes a tutorial with some activities on the following sub-topics: _ School subjects _Opinions on subjects, teachers, school uniform, homework _ Extra-curricular activities _ Routine activities at school _ Time and timetable _ School equipment _School system in France This can be used for KS3 and 4 for a whole lesson either to reintroduce or reinforce this important GCSE topic. Attached is also a worksheet to practise the structures of opinions on school-related matters
jeromsauvin