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GCSE French - using complex structures

GCSE French - using complex structures

PowerPoint and accompanying workpack designed to encourage pupils to use a variety of complex structures in their spoken and written French. An extremely useful reference and revision tool for pupils to use as part of their exam preparation. The presentation is designed so that teachers can deliver a set of structures at a time in any order they please. You could also upload it to your VLE for pupils to access independently. Please do let me know if you spot any mistakes.

By maryjane1969

French regular verbs (ER and IR/RE)

French regular verbs (ER and IR/RE)

Introduction to the regular present tense. A short starter activity matching subject pronouns, followed by the presentation of the three main groups of regular verbs and their endings. There is a short conjugation exercise for each group of verbs and printable blank verb flowers too.

By maryjane1969

Francophonie

Francophonie

A series of powerpoint on the topic of Francophonie. A more closer look at Reunion island. Couldn't upload the videos but you can find &'les grands champions de la francophonie&'; on youtube (Francophonie 2) and use the clip from 'Jeunes Francophones&' on Senegal for the pwp on Goree island. Link to the video : http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/dakar-et-lesclavage/1756.html Activities on the pwp start at 1:30.

By rollet_marie

Primary French WHOLE UNIT: Year 3 Spring 2 Out & About

Primary French WHOLE UNIT: Year 3 Spring 2 Out & About

Beautifully illustrated unit, continuing in the "learn as you teach" Primary French series. Everything you you need, all in one place:* Six whole lesson files each containing a power point show for every learning objective; a screen by screen guidance lesson plan, with a plain speak vocabulary for all the language in the unit and grammar notes together with an A4 b/w illustrated worksheet relating to the main body of the show with three differentiated tasks. Shows also have whole class games, listening, speaking, reading and writing activities embedded with programmed animation; a range of native speaker sound files for every item of language with attached music files for songs. * For good measure and your convenience the six b/w illustrated worksheets with 3 differentiated tasks, one for each learning objective have also been supplied separately in A4 format and in an A3 folding to A4 booklet format complete with pupil self evaluation smiley face record sheet for the for pupils and teachers to record progress.* In addition there is a set of classroom display resources covering all the language in the unit together with an illustrated colour, pupil vocabulary learning mat.* A FREE Year 3 MFL work scheme detailing all the units and language in the scheme in order. Did you get everything you need? Review and I will reply and, if needed, update. You should be able to re-download an updated resource at no extra charge from the site. Enjoy!

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 6 To understand a weather story (Year 3 Out & About)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 6 To understand a weather story (Year 3 Out & About)

Leçon 6 To understand a weather story continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the sixth lesson in the Year 3 Spring 2 Out & About unit and includes:* A power point presentation with a range of native speaker sound files attached to every item of language with animation designed to support both learners and presenters:Starter: Class bingo lesson with animated class score cards reviewing clothes and weather; screens 3-4: Lesson objective and key structures (My - singular and plural forms); screens 5-7: Presenting "my" with clothes items; introducing "I need" with clothes items; Henri the dinosaur goes camping story; Plenary: Supportive sentence template enabling children to make longer sentences about what they need to wear in different weather conditions in each season;* A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Year 3 Out & About Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit)

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 3 To say what you wear (Year 3 Out & About)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 3 To say what you wear (Year 3 Out & About)

Leçon 3 To say what you wear continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the third lesson in the Year 3 Spring 2 Out & About unit and includes:* A power point presentation with a range of native speaker sound files attached to every item of language with animation designed to support both learners and presenters:Starter: Class pairs matching game with programmed cards reviewing weather pictures and phrases; screens 3-4: Lesson objective and key structure (I wear + clothes items); screens 5-7: presentation of 12 clothes items with the key structure; Plenary: Listening activity with Henri the dinosaur;* A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Year 3 Out & About Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit)

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 5  To describe when we wear items (Year 3 Out & About)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 5 To describe when we wear items (Year 3 Out & About)

Leçon 5 To describe when we wear items continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the fifth lesson in the Year 3 Spring 2 Out & About unit and includes:* A power point presentation with a range of native speaker sound files attached to every item of language with animation designed to support both learners and presenters:Starter: Listening activity reviewing key structures from lessons 3 and 4 and ordering pictures of clothes; screens 3-4: Lesson objective and key structure (when); screens 5-7: Presentation supporting children with joining up their learning about weather and clothes to make longer sentences saying what they wear when; Plenary: Picture multiple choice listening activity;* A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Year 3 Out & About Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit).

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 4 To say what others wear (Year 3 Out & About)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 4 To say what others wear (Year 3 Out & About)

Leçon 4 To say what others wear continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the fourth lesson in the Year 3 Spring 2 Out & About unit and includes:* A power point presentation with a range of native speaker sound files attached to every item of language with animation designed to support both learners and presenters:Starter: Reviewing colours song from the Year 3 About Ourselves Unit with music sound file attached; screens 3-4: Lesson objective and key structures (He/She wears); screens 5- 7: Presenting clothes with the new key structures and adding in colour descriptors; Plenary: Review of how some colour words can change their spelling and look different with different clothes nouns;* A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Year 3 Out & About Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit)

By scwebster

Primary French COPIABLE PUPIL WORKBOOK: Year 3 Out & About

Primary French COPIABLE PUPIL WORKBOOK: Year 3 Out & About

A collection of 6 b/w illustrated copiable worksheets with 3 differentiated tasks in A3 format folding to an A4 pupil workbook and in single worksheet A4 format. The booklets also contain a self-evaluation smiley face sheet for both teachers and pupils to record progress. The resource continues the "learn as you teach" Year 3 Spring 2 French series: Out & About which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary classroom teachers and HLTAs and includes worksheets for the following objectives in the unit:Leçon 1: To say what the weather is like Leçon 2: To describe seasons; Leçon 3: To say what you wear; Leçon 4: To say what others wear; Leçon 5: To describe when we wear items; Leçon 6: To understand a weather story.(Other recommended resources which may be used in support of the above resource include the power point shows and attached lesson plans for the unit).

By scwebster

Primary French PUPIL VOCABULARY LEARNING MAT: Year 3 Out & About

Primary French PUPIL VOCABULARY LEARNING MAT: Year 3 Out & About

An illustrated double sided A4 colour pupil vocabulary learning mat with all the vocabulary in the Year 3 Spring 2 French series: Out & About. The pdf continues the "Learn as you teach" Spanish resources for non-language specialist primary classroom teachers and HLTAs and is ideal for supporting both presenters and learners.(Other recommended resources which can be used with this resource include the whole lesson resources for the unit).

By scwebster

Primary French CLASSROOM DISPLAY/FLASHCARDS: Year 3 Out & About

Primary French CLASSROOM DISPLAY/FLASHCARDS: Year 3 Out & About

An illustrated double sided A4 colour pupil vocabulary learning mat together with larger A4 and A5 colour flashcards and posters for all the vocabulary in the Year 3 Spring 2 "Learn as you teach" French series: Out & About designed for non-language specialist primary classroom teachers and HLTAs. The pdf includes 26 full colour pages.(Other recommended resources designed to support this resource include the whole lesson resources for the unit).

By scwebster

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - Boire et manger - 4.1

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - Boire et manger - 4.1

A lesson with five editable worksheets and two power-points to cover lesson 4.1 of Allez 1.Do not forget to read teaching tips under slides.- A starter activity for each lesson on the first slide + learning objective + challenge activities throughout the power-point- Vocabulary games and worksheet with challenge activities- Grammar explanation on the partitive with worksheets to practise- A listening activity from the book- Homework ideas to follow up what has been seen in the lesson- Grammar explanation on infinitives and conjugating -er verbs- A lesson on infinitives and how to conjugate -er verbs- A worksheet explaining the steps of conjugating an -er verb- A fun mime the verb game- A mini-whiteboard game to practise conjugating -er verbsI hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on a particular slide or activity, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much.@EloCamden

By MllePierre

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - On cuisine - 4.4

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - On cuisine - 4.4

Two lessons with editable worksheets and a power-point (more than 20 slides).Do not forget to read teaching tips under slides.- Starter activities for each lesson + learning objectives + challenge activities throughout the power-point- Vocabulary games and worksheets with challenge activities- Grammar explanation on numbers and quantities- Learn high numbers to be able to give prices and quantities- Several writing activities - Mini-whiteboard activités about numbers and quantities- Games with prices- Dialogue worksheets to build up to role-play activity- A number worksheet- Homework to follow up what has been seen in the lesson- Put the dialogue back in order worksheet to help with role-play activityI hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on a particular slide or activity, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much.@EloCamden

By MllePierre

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - Tu aimes ça? - Glace ou crêpe? - 4.2 & 4.3

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - Tu aimes ça? - Glace ou crêpe? - 4.2 & 4.3

Two lessons with editable worksheets and a power-point (more than 10 slides).Do not forget to read teaching tips under slides.- Starter activities for each lesson + learning objectives + challenge activities throughout the power-point- Vocabulary games and worksheet with challenge activities- Grammar explanation on negative forms and verbs of opinion- Several writing activities about your favorite restaurant- Survey activity- Translation exercises- Games- A writing activity to use longer sentences and verbs of opinion + infinitive- Homework to follow up what has been seen in the lessonI hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on a particular slide or activity, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much.@EloCamden

By MllePierre

Infinitives and -er verbs {All textbooks} - Editable worksheets and power-point

Infinitives and -er verbs {All textbooks} - Editable worksheets and power-point

A lesson with two editable worksheets and a power-point (10-15 slides each on average).Do not forget to read teaching tips under slides.This lesson can be used with any textbooks but I use it when teaching lesson 4.1 of Allez 1.- A starter activity for each lesson on the first slide + learning objective + challenge activities throughout the power-point- Vocabulary games with mini-whiteboards and worksheets with challenge activities- Grammar explanation on infinitives and conjugating -er verbs- A lesson on infinitives and how to conjugate -er verbs- A worksheet explaining the steps of conjugating an -er verb- A fun mime the verb game- A worksheet with a writing activity to use longer sentences and verbs of opinion + infinitive- A mini-whiteboard game to practise conjugating -er verbs- Homework to follow up what has been seen in the lessonI hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on a particular slide or activity, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much.@EloCamden

By MllePierre

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - A table! - WHOLE UNIT

Allez 1 - Unit 4 - A table! - WHOLE UNIT

All the lessons with editable worksheets and power-points (10-15 slides each on average) for Unit 4 Allez 1UNIT 4 - A table!5 whole lessons + all the worksheets- Starter activities for each lesson + learning objectives + challenge activities throughout the power-point- Vocabulary games and worksheet with challenge activities- Grammar explanation on negative forms and verbs of opinion- Several writing activities about your favorite restaurant- Survey activity on likes and dislikes- Translation exercises- A writing activity to use longer sentences and verbs of opinion + infinitive- Homework to follow up what has been seen in the lesson- Grammar explanation on the partitive with worksheets to practise- Homework ideas to follow up what has been seen in the lesson- Grammar explanation on infinitives and conjugating -er verbs- A lesson on infinitives and how to conjugate -er verbs- A worksheet explaining the steps of conjugating an -er verb- A fun mime the verb game- A mini-whiteboard game to practise conjugating -er verbs- Grammar explanation on numbers and quantities- Learn high numbers to be able to give prices and quantities- Mini-whiteboard activities about numbers and quantities- Games with prices- Dialogue worksheets to build up to role-play activity- A number worksheet- Put the dialogue back in order worksheet to help with role-play activityI hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on a particular slide or activity, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much.@EloCamden

By MllePierre

Les nombres 1-20

Les nombres 1-20

Teaching numbers up to 20 and revising numbers up to 10.The lesson comes with tips and ideas about teaching efficiently and in an engaging way the numbers up to 10/20.

By Florentina03

Question de vacances - studio 3 rouge/ vert

Question de vacances - studio 3 rouge/ vert

A Power Point covering a whole lesson whose aim is to talk about holidays (where did you go? who with? how long? by which means of transport?). Grammar foci are the pronoun "y" , how to form questions with question words and tenses. Lots of funny and kinaestetic activities, all differentiated for a very mixed-ability group. Hope you enjoy!

By antmfl

Studio GCSE 2.3 - La lecture

Studio GCSE 2.3 - La lecture

Powerpoint to go with lesson 3 of Unit 2 for the new Studio GCSE book. All images have been taken out for copyrights purposes :)

By Ours256

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 5 To use numbers with classroom items (Year 3 School Life)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 5 To use numbers with classroom items (Year 3 School Life)

Leçon 5 To use numbers with classroom items continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the fifth lesson in the Year 3 Autumn 2 School Life Unit and includes:* A power point show with a range of native sound files for every item of language;Starter: Review of number 1-12 song with music sound file from Year 3 About Ourselves French unit; Screens 3-4 Lesson objective and key structures; Screens 5-6: Presentation of saying you have and have not a certain number of objects; Screen 7: Listening activity - children identify first what the characters have and what they have not. Next they identify the number of items; * A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the School Life unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated copiable worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit).

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 6 To write about your class (Year 3 School Life)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 6 To write about your class (Year 3 School Life)

Leçon 6 To write about your class continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the sixth lesson in the Year 3 Autumn 2 School Life Unit and includes:*A power point show with a range of native speaker sound files for every item of language;Starter: Game - Pictionary with animated score cards; Screens 3-4: Lesson objective and Key structure; Screens 5-6: Presentation of word for "my" vocabulary they have covered over the unit; Screen 7: A non-fiction presentation by Laurent presenting her class; Plenary: Matching broken sentences; * A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the School Life unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated copiable worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit).

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 4 To identify classroom items (Year 3 School Life)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 4 To identify classroom items (Year 3 School Life)

Leçon 4 To identify classroom items continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the fourth lesson in the Year 3 Autumn 2 School Life Unit and includes:* A power point show with a range of native sound files for every item of language;Starter: Instruction rhyme with music attached reviewing the instructions from Leçon 1; Screens 3-4 Lesson objective and key structure; screens 5-6: Presenting 10 classroom objects; Screen 7: Speaking task pair work asking and answering a question about what things are; Plenary: Animated sorting activity; * A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the School Life unit with grammar notes;* A b/w copiable illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit).

By scwebster

A Level Verb Conjugation exercise with 100 sentences

A Level Verb Conjugation exercise with 100 sentences

Conjugation exercise with 100 sentences. Students conjugate the verb in bracket in the right tense. Answers are provided when to select Review tab, then Final: show up.Students find this activity useful to revise tenses and also learn some set phrases. Can be used as a translation exercise as well. It provides an opportunity to review any area of weakness student might have. Can be set in class ( usually takes minimum 45mn, with corrections and explanations) or for homework. It is suitable for exam revision, for all exam board.

By jeromsauvin

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 5 To say ages of brothers & sisters to 20 (Year 3 Home & Family)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 5 To say ages of brothers & sisters to 20 (Year 3 Home & Family)

Leçon 5 To say the ages of brothers & sisters up to 20 continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the fifth lesson in the Year 3 Spring 1 Home & Family Unit and includes:* A power point presentation with a range of native speaker sound files attached to every item of language with animation designed to support both learners and presenters:Starter: Noughts and crosses game reviewing adjectives; Screens 3-4: Lesson objective and key structures (He/She's so many years old); Screens 5-7 Main body: Speaking, listening and reading activities presenting ages from 11-20; Plenary: French boy presenting his sister using all the language learned in the unit so far. * A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Home & Family Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit)

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 3 To describe some family & friends (Year 3 Home & Family)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 3 To describe some family & friends (Year 3 Home & Family)

Leçon 3 To describe some family & friends continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the third lesson in the Year 3 Spring 1 Home & Family Unit and includes:* Starter: Family name song with music sound file attached; Screens 3-4 Lesson objective and key structures (I am/He/She is); Screens 5-7 Main body: Presenting key structures with a range of adjectives and speaking activity to practice describing them; Plenary: Close activity for pupils to complete describing Henri the dinosaur's sister.* A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Home & Family Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit).

By scwebster

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 1 To identify family members (Year 3 Home & Family)

Primary French WHOLE LESSON: Leçon 1 To identify family members (Year 3 Home & Family)

Leçon 1 To identify family members continues the Year 3 "Learn as you teach" French series which has been especially designed for non-language specialist primary class teachers and HLTAs. The lesson is the first lesson in the Year 3 Spring 1 Home & Family Unit and includes:* Starter: Picture multiple choice listening activity reviewing the language covered in the Year 3 School Life Unit covering, classroom items, instructions, answering the register and time on the hour Screens 3-4: Lesson objective and key structures for the lesson (My with family members); Screens 5-7 Main body: Presenting immediate members of the dinosaur family moving on to explore relationships they have with one another eg. daughter, son, wife etc and how to use "My" and "Here is" when presenting family members; Plenary: Pupils listen to Monsieur Dinosaure describing his family and are asked to sort out the captions to the pictures. * A lesson plan with screen by screen guidance on how to present the show to pupils including a complete French/English vocabulary for the whole of the Home & Family Unit with grammar notes;* A b/w illustrated worksheet with 3 differentiated tasks that has been directly linked to the main body of the power point show.(Another recommended resource which teachers may laminate and use in support of this lesson, is the double sided A4 colour illustrated pupil vocabulary for the unit).

By scwebster