mardi gras powerpointQuick View

mardi gras powerpoint

-a powerpoint about mardi gras as celebrated around the world. We have spent 2-3 lessons with year 8 on this. This is what we did: -show the ppt -show a couple of clips from youtube showing the carnival in New Orleans and Nice -give the kids pancakes with either chocolate or jam on them (8 pancakes in a packet from a supermarket) (we asked kids for 50p to cover costs) -next lesson- give them templates of masks and glue, coloured paper etc. -kids make mardi gras masks.
Mardi-grasQuick View


Powerpoint to help explain Mardi Gras carnival in France
Recettes de Mardi-GrasQuick View

Recettes de Mardi-Gras

I adapted some info I found on L' and added some questions. Could be useful for some quick reading exercises
Barney Bear goes to Mardi GrasQuick View

Barney Bear goes to Mardi Gras

This powerpoint is about Barney Bear's trip to Nice in France for the Mardi Gras carnival. He watches the parades and joins in by wearing a colourful mask and eating carnival food. I am quite new to teaching EYFS - any constructive feedback gratefully accepted!
Mardi GrasQuick View

Mardi Gras

Information taken from and rearranged slightly to make a worksheet .
Easter in FranceQuick View

Easter in France

A PowerPoint presentation on Easter traditions in France, including Carnaval, Mardi Gras, les cloches, poisson d’avril etc. Presentation followed by a simple quiz.
Carnival in France - On + VerbsQuick View

Carnival in France - On + Verbs

Find out how Carnival is celebrated at school in France: ON + Verbs in the 3rd person explain what happens. Who/What is Monsieur Carnaval. Learn French Mardi Gras traditions + learn and join in with Verb Practice using ON + Verbs.
Mardi Gras Word SearchQuick View

Mardi Gras Word Search

A Mardi Gras themed word search. A set of differentiated word searches, anagrams and a crossword are available to purchase Activity Pack - Differentiated Word Seaches, Anagrams and Crossword This resource includes - 3 differentiated word searches - 3 differentiated anagram worksheets - 1 crossword 'Mardi Gras' PowerPoint Lesson / Assembly Mardi Gras - Lesson / Assembly Presentation and Activity Pack Brighten up dull February days with this colourful resource about Mardi Gras which takes place in many countries around the world prior to the start of Lent. This is a 55 slide, fully editable and informative lesson / assembly presentation. It makes reference to - the meaning of Mardi Gras - why it has evolved - the different ways countries celebrate Mardi Gras It contains hyperlinks to the Rio Carnival, the New Orleans Carnival, the Nice Carnival, the Belgium Carnival, the Venice Carnival and the Quebec Carnival. There is also a link to Paul Simon's 'Take me to the Mardi Gras' on slide 1 which could be used before the start of the assembly. It may even inspire you to hold your own Mardi Gras event in school! Save money and buy both resources at a discounted rate Mardi Gras - Lesson / Assembly Presentation and Activity Pack For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate
Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day / Mardi GrasQuick View

Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day / Mardi Gras

Three separate pancake recipes, including a savoury pancake; plus a lesson plan, worksheets and a video on the science behind bread baking along with information on the industrial bread process. Ideal for students who forget their ingredients for the practical. Also included is some guidance on health and safety in thekitchen.
Les crêpesQuick View

Les crêpes

Powerpoint for Mardi gras. Simple introduction to the ingredients to make pancakes plus fillings! Students can then produce some creative work, describing/drawing their favorite/ideal pancake!
Shrove Tuesday lesson - Les crepesQuick View

Shrove Tuesday lesson - Les crepes

For Year 8 low ability group on pancake day. \n\nLinks in with current module (just starting food and drink - Expo 2, Module 4) but includes some cultural aspects on la Chandeleur and Mardi gras. \n\nMain idea for resource (pictures and vocab) taken from another TES resource ( but I have added to it to keep my class busy for a whole lesson.
Pancake Day, Mardi Gras, Ash Wednesday and Lent QuizQuick View

Pancake Day, Mardi Gras, Ash Wednesday and Lent Quiz

Topical tutorial activity There are 10 multiple choice questions around the religious themes that connects Pancake Day, Mardi Gras, Ash Wednesday, Lent and even Palm Sunday. Lent and associated events have both a religious and cultural significance for the UK and many other countries around the world. Suitable for both horizontal and vertical tutor groups Two pdf documents provided: a question and an answer sheet
Mardi Gras: Reading and speakingQuick View

Mardi Gras: Reading and speaking

These two documents about Mardi Gras are at the Novice-high proficiency range. One is an interpersonal speaking conversation starter and the other is an Interpretive reading activity. The author of this resource is an NBCT. Keywords: French, MardiGras
PE bougeons!Quick View

PE bougeons!

PE cross curriculum.\nContains different actions in French and a sheet for the pupils to develop in pairs a PE routine.\nAnd a slide about Mardi Gras as it was around that time that I did this lesson.
Carnival/Easter in FranceQuick View

Carnival/Easter in France

This is a presentation on Carnival / Easter in France including a quiz. I used it for my Y8 class, it was made by our FLA.
C'est Pâques!Quick View

C'est Pâques!

A collection of worksheets for years 7-11 so you have something different for each year group every Easter. Let me know if anything needs changing! Enjoy. Thanks for all the positive comments; very heartwarming :) *PDF version now available. Bit unfair to give a 1 rating just because you can't open a Publisher document most other people have managed to open!!!! PDF may well be less clear.*