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KS2-3 French-Reading strategies arrow-whole lesson introduction to staged approach

KS2-3 French-Reading strategies arrow-whole lesson introduction to staged approach

Although the skills to access a text come naturally to some students, many others need to be supported in developing the necessary strategies. This tried and tested approach to reading provides a visual strategy which can be applied to a wide variety of texts in a second language or in English, improving not only language skills, but also general literacy. Particularly useful when exploiting authentic materials, it can equally be applied to more traditional texts and, once embedded, enables students of all ages to work successfully with more complex source materials than would otherwise have been the case. This resource models the strategy with a simple French text, however it can be applied to texts of a wide range of difficulty. It includes a ten slide teaching presentation to introduce the strategy, comprehensive teaching notes accompanied by thumbnails of all the materials, plus student sheets and the strategy arrow, which can be laminated for repeated use. The resource is also available modelled with a German text and with a Spanish text.
Languages-in-Practice
La Station Spatiale Internationale-Worksheet in french

La Station Spatiale Internationale-Worksheet in french

Simple description of the space station . All technical or difficult words are explained. Students will have to read the text carefully, remember the explanation of the words, answer the questions, answer a questionnaire by right or wrong.
Monajune
KS2-3 French - reading and research activity - francophone countries

KS2-3 French - reading and research activity - francophone countries

This resource can be used either as a stand-alone activity or as part of a unit of work, to develop both reading and research skills. It includes a teaching presentation and a 12 page resource which provides comprehensive teaching notes, accompanied by thumbnails of all the materials, plus the photocopiable pupil sheets. The activity is carefully staged to support pupils in developing independent reading, literacy and research skills. The reading and research aspects of the activity are presented separately, with the research building on the work completed in the reading. There is, in addition, scope for developing grammatical understanding of gender and prepositions, and presentation skills. The resource, therefore, could be used over a number of lessons and is suitable for use with a range of age groups.
Languages-in-Practice
Nouvelles Technologies et Medias:  A Level Unit of Work

Nouvelles Technologies et Medias: A Level Unit of Work

This is a comprehensive Unit of Work on the topic New Technologies for the A Level French syllabus. The PPT includes 11 mini-lessons with objectives. The 15 activities are accessed by clicking on the link on the slide and all activities are based around authentic documents (video, articles, reports, graphs) and provide challenging tasks covering all 4 skills : reading, listening, writing and speaking activities. This Unit of Work is textbook free, but can also be used to supplement the work in the textbook or for exam revision.
jeromsauvin
Spot Santa: Christmas Market in Montreux, Switzerland- Marché de Noël

Spot Santa: Christmas Market in Montreux, Switzerland- Marché de Noël

This is a powerpoint presentation with 58 slides, taking on a visit around the famous Montreux Christmas Market, one of the biggest one in Europe. Each slide got a clear photo taken at a time when it was not crowded by people so you can really get a taste of this Christmas market. Each slide also has a simple sentence describing the photo. Finally, to make sure your students get a little bit extra fun, there are 58 tiny Santas hidden (one on each slide) for them to spot.
Mamzelle
Noel-Christmas

Noel-Christmas

A range of 6 French Christmas worksheets, they can be used for a cover lesson or as part of a lesson when you want to use Christmas as the theme but still focus on learning. A variety of activities including translation, vocabulary builders, topic vocabulary; nouns, verbs, adjectives and cultural awareness.
LoveFrance
Joyeux Noël !

Joyeux Noël !

PowerPoint presentations, Flashcards, French Advent Calendar, games ... Everything you need for your students this December.
Mamzelle
French- Questionnaire/ Compréhension sur les Origines du Calendrier de l'Avent

French- Questionnaire/ Compréhension sur les Origines du Calendrier de l'Avent

You will find a PowerPoint Presentation with questions and answers about the cultural origins of the Advent Calendar. There are 3 types of worksheets for your students according to their level of ability: Easy (facile)- where the students have to pick one of the correct answers amongst 3 possibilities. Average (moyen)- where the students have to fill up the answers with a missing expression. Difficult (Difficile)- where the students have to write down their own answers.
Mamzelle
Stéréotypes de genre: les jouets genrés

Stéréotypes de genre: les jouets genrés

This pack contains 2 differentiated activities based on an article from December 2016 on gendered toys in toy magazines. These are aimed at IB French B classes, but could also be used for A/AS-levels. The first one is at Standard Level, the second is at Higher Level Standard level: Reading comprehension based on Paper 1 + vocabulary building tasks + translation (English to French and French to English) Higher level: Reading comprehension based on Paper 1 + vocabulary building tasks + translation (English to French and French to English) + introduction to/revision of the passive voice + practice exercises (within the context of the text) Both these activities can be completed by a class discussion on the issues raised by the text, and by watching the ad for gender-neutral toys by the Magasins U (available on YouTube). The whole activity should take 60 to 90 minutes.
Kamol