Content based thematic units allow students to engage with more complex subject matter despite having only a limited vocabulary.
Visit Paris and identify its landmarks.
Walk down a specific street and practice il y a.
A map of Provence identifies the region through its painters; two songs bring alive its bridges. Sur le pont d'Avignon....Enjoy!
2. La rue Saint-Honoré
3. La Provence
Subject matter: introduction to Paris and Provence
Vocabulary: city; right and left; rivers
Grammar: articles; il y a; il n'y a pas; adjectives
Oral practice: identify places in Paris; find an address; identify rivers
Homework: places in your own city; describe a region
Internet: Key word list to facilitate a search