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Higher French Listening Revision Bundle

Higher French Listening Revision Bundle

Eight videos of a native French speaker talking about topics from the SQA's New Higher.This resource would also be useful for high ability GSCE pupils and AS level students needing to work on their listening skills and build their confidence in this area.For each unit there is a video, audio (in case your internet isn't fast enough), a workbook and answer booklet.The activities include three different types of gap fill, dictation, comprehension questions, true/false questions and translation as well as some extension activities. The resource aims to not just build confidence in listening but also practise dictionary skills, increase grammar awareness and work on translation.*Note - as the employability video was too large to upload to TES, a link is included in a PDF file.

By lisadominique

Higher French listening revision - employability unit - preparing for a job interview

Higher French listening revision - employability unit - preparing for a job interview

*Note - as the video was too large to upload to TES, a link is included in a PDF file.Designed to fit in to the SQA's New Higher French employability unit, this resource would also be useful for high ability GSCE pupils and AS level students needing to work on their listening skills and build their confidence in this area.This resource comprises of a video (and identical audio if you've not got fast broadband) of a native French speaker talking about preparing for a job interview. The recording is 2:03 in length - the longest of the lovelanguage ekute videos - and is accompanied by a workbook and answer booklet.The activities include three different types of gap fill, dictation, comprehension questions, true/false questions and translation as well as some extension activities. The resource aims to not just build confidence in listening but also practise dictionary skills, increase grammar awareness and work on translation.

By lisadominique

Higher French listening revision - society unit - becoming an adult

Higher French listening revision - society unit - becoming an adult

Designed to fit in to the SQA's New Higher French society unit, this resource would also be useful for high ability GSCE pupils and AS level students needing to work on their listening skills and build their confidence in this area.This resource comprises of a video (and identical audio if you've not got fast broadband) of a native French speaker talking about becoming an adult. The recording is 1:43 in length and is accompanied by a workbook and answer booklet.The activities include three different types of gap fill, dictation, comprehension questions, true/false questions and translation as well as some extension activities. The resource aims to not just build confidence in listening but also practise dictionary skills, increase grammar awareness and work on translation.

By lisadominique

French New GCSE Theme 2 – Local, national, international and global areas Topic 2 - Social Issues

French New GCSE Theme 2 – Local, national, international and global areas Topic 2 - Social Issues

This covers the whole of Theme 2, Topic 2 – ‘Social Issues’.The PowerPoint is very lengthy (68 slides) and contains work for six or seven lessons. The PowerPoint is broken down into four sections: 1) Grammar; 2) Listening; 3) Reading and Writing; and 4) Speaking. There are several different worksheets to accompany a broad range of exercises on the PowerPoint, as well as a transcript for the listening and answer sheets also appear on the PowerPoint. The exercises include: vocabulary match-ups; verb and tenses exercises; a listening comprehension with different tasks; several reading comprehensions with different types of exercises to complete; translations in English and into French; photo stimuli for written tasks; blog writing tasks (foundation and higher); two role-play cards (foundation and higher); five photo cards for speaking activities and finally questions related to the general conversation section of the speaking exam.

By cgazzal

French GCSE New Specifications -Theme 2 – Local, national, international and global areas of interest

French GCSE New Specifications -Theme 2 – Local, national, international and global areas of interest

This covers the whole of Theme 2, Topics 1- 4. The work contained in this large bundle is enough for at least a complete half term. The bundle contains lengthy Power Points for each topic/ sub-theme. The Power Points are broken down into sections: 1) Grammar; 2) Listening; 3) Reading and Writing; and 4) Speaking. There are a large number of different worksheets to accompany exercises on the Power Points; and transcripts for the listening activities as well as answers for the activities. The wide range of exercises include: vocabulary match-ups; verb and tenses exercises; listening comprehensions with different tasks; numerous reading comprehensions with different types of exercises to complete; translations into English and into French; photo stimuli for written tasks; blog writing tasks; role-play cards (foundation and higher); photo cards for speaking activities and questions related to the general conversation section of the speaking exam.

By cgazzal

NO et MOI {Part 1} - Etude des chapitres 1 à 5 {New A-level and A2}

NO et MOI {Part 1} - Etude des chapitres 1 à 5 {New A-level and A2}

NO et MOI {Part 1} - Etude des chapitres 1 à 5New A-level and A2A study of the first five chapters of the book with a power-point presentation with questions to guide students and resources to help you analyse the book.This resource includes:- A power-point with plenty of questions to guide your students through the book- A booklet with all the main quotes from the first two chapters- An article study on the social topic studied in the book to have a better understanding of the context- Two comprehension exercises of extracts- A written analysis of chapters 3, 4 and 5I will soon add more resources on No et Moi so please do not hesitate to visit my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/MllePierreI 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

French GCSE New Specifications - Speaking Exam - Role Plays, Photo Cards, General Conversation.

French GCSE New Specifications - Speaking Exam - Role Plays, Photo Cards, General Conversation.

This bundle contains everything for the French GCSE New Specifications Speaking Exam:1. A Complete Set of 90 Role-Plays, covering Themes 1, 2 and 3. Foundation and higher tier role-plays and teacher’s packs for all. All complied by studying exemplar materials given by all exam boards. 2. 40 different photo cards, all have 5 questions and there are a wide range of questions to cover both foundation and higher tiers. The cards cover all 3 themes and all 12 topics/ sub-themes. 3. This is a booklet that can be printed for each student and contains approximately 200 general conversation questions. These questions have put together by researching all exam boards specifications. The questions are in themes and in the 12 topics/sub-themes. They have also been classified into tenses so that pupils can be clear of the tense they need to use to answer the relevant question.

By cgazzal

NO et MOI - Etude des chapitres 1 à 10 + speaking game offered

NO et MOI - Etude des chapitres 1 à 10 + speaking game offered

New A-level and A2 A study of the first ten chapters of the book with power-point presentations and questions to guide students as well as resources to help you analyse the book. These resources include: - Power-points with plenty of questions to guide your students through the book - A booklet with all the main quotes from the first two chapters - An article study on the social topic studied in the book to have a better understanding of the context - Two comprehension exercises of extracts - A written analysis of most chapters - Different worksheet with main quotes from the chapters to analyse or questions that lead your students to analyse - Two quizzes to check students' understanding of the chapters Offered ->>> A speaking game with cards and the rules to check students' understanding of the book. All the cards are editable so you can add more if you wish or change the questions. It includes: - A set of editable cards with questions - The rules in French for your students to play the game I will soon add more resources on the book so please do not hesitate to visit my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/MllePierre I 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

La Haine model essays (2) AS and A2 French- lot2

La Haine model essays (2) AS and A2 French- lot2

In this folder:2 La Haine essay questions with their model essay plan and model answer.The questions are:1. ‘Le titre du film La Haine est bien choisi car il reflète exactement le thème principal du film’. Dans quelle mesure êtes-vous d’accord avec ce jugement?2. Dans La Haine, Mathieu Kassovitz a réussi a dépeindre l’exclusion sociale. Etes-vous d’accord?

By laprofdefrancais

FRENCH GCSE New Specifications - Role-Plays.

FRENCH GCSE New Specifications - Role-Plays.

This bundle – A Complete Set of 90 Role-Plays, covering Themes 1, 2 and 3.Foundation and higher tier role-plays and teacher’s packs for all. All complied by studying exemplar materials given by all exam boards. A good reduction by buying all three packs at once.

By cgazzal

French GCSE New Specifications - Role Plays - Theme 3.

French GCSE New Specifications - Role Plays - Theme 3.

This is a set of 30 role-plays in a printable format to use for mock/ preparation/ class practice for speaking exams. These are all based on Theme 3 – Current and Future Study and Employment. They have been complied by studying exemplar materials given by all exam boards. There are 15 foundation tier and 15 higher tier role-plays. There is a teacher’s pack for each set of role-plays, giving the teacher’s part for each conversation. There are also two Power Points, one for the foundation role-plays, one for the higher set. Each PowerPoint starts with an explanation of the role play section of the exam and then shows each role play card, followed by showing the (!) unknown question so that students can also prepare for that/ start to predict what the unknown question could be.

By cgazzal

Le monde est un village.  Studio vert 3 Module 3 Unit 2 -Year 9

Le monde est un village. Studio vert 3 Module 3 Unit 2 -Year 9

This lesson is aimed at a Year 9 group. It is based on the Studio vert 3 book Module 3 Unit 2. The topic is: Le monde est un villageObjectives: learning languages, using on peut. Saying what you can do with languages.This pack incudes:- A lesson and working plan-The main powerpoint lesson with comments for each activity / also include fun timers-A differentiated worksheet for the listeningLesson:-Starter: dictionary race-Introducing "On peut" with video-Find the French for-Listening ex4p57 adapted and differentiated for bottom/top set-Answers of listening included in slide-True or false game-Nought and crosses plenaryThis was an observed lesson which my year 9 group enjoyed.

By aud0p

AS/A-level French translation units

AS/A-level French translation units

This is a bundle of ten AS/A-level French units of work which support the sub-themes of the three English examination boards. All AQA units (year 1) are covered. Each unit consists of 7 to 9 pages of densely packed activities centred around a text and with an ultimate focus on translation into French. Tasks include matching, definitions, gap-fill, grammar drills, translation both ways, questions, comprehension, speaking and writing and vocabulary list completion.Each unit builds up in difficulty and features pre-reading and pre-translation tasks leading to three translation passages into French, graded in difficulty.You would use these during the first year of a two year course, or for revision in the second year.The 10 topics are: family, cyber-society, education, work, volunteering, music, cinema, literature, personal identity and cultural heritage.Every unit comes with answers, so you could hand these out for independent work or use them in class with little preparation.You might like to put the units together as a booklet (about 110 pages) to be kept in class or given out to students.Separately, each unit costs £3. We are selling the bundle of 10 units for £20. Once photocopied they will last you several years.The units were co-written by Gianfranco Conti and Steve Smith and apply some of the principles laid out in their book The Language Teacher Toolkit.

By spsmith45

TRUMP: DECRET ANTI-IMMIGRATION

TRUMP: DECRET ANTI-IMMIGRATION

Video activity about Trump's travel ban aimed at A Level French students. The worksheet consist of 5 activities graded in difficulty. The first 3 are comprehension activities, followed by a grammar exercise on identifying the pronouns in the video and the last activity is a definition game. The transcript is attached. This is a useful resource to discuss the issue of immigration and to start a conversation about politics and organize a debate in the class on this very controversial issue.

By jeromsauvin

NEW GCSE / iGCSE Reading and Grammar French bundle

NEW GCSE / iGCSE Reading and Grammar French bundle

For the new GCSE/ iGCSE four French reading texts on discrimination at work, family and relationships, marriage and future plans, healthy eating. Including: comprehension questions in French, translation exercises, four writing questions and explanatory notes and grammar exercises on the present tense of regular verbs, reflexive verbs, modal verbs and comparatives and the future tense.Answer sheets included.Good for homework, revision, extension and independent work.

By maryjane1969

La Haine- Model Essays BUNDLE AS and A2 French

La Haine- Model Essays BUNDLE AS and A2 French

In this bundle:6 essay questions with their plan and model answerQuestions are:-Expliquez l'intrigue dans La Haine et la position des personnages principaux par rapport à l'intrigue-Eprouvez-vous de la compassion pour Vinz?-'Le titre du film La Haine est bien choisi car il reflète exactement le thème principal du film’. Dans quelle mesure êtes-vous d’accord avec ce jugement?- Dans La Haine, Mathieu Kassovitz a réussi à dépeindre l’exclusion sociale. Etes-vous d’accord?-Analysez les principales techniques utilisées par Mathieu Kassovitz dans La Haine. Que pensez-vous de ces techniques?-Analysez les influences sur le metteur en scène et comment ces influences se manifestent dans La Haine(individual lots are also available for £2 each)

By laprofdefrancais

{NEW French A-level} Theme 3 - Le rôle du bénévolat introduction lesson + lesson 1&2 {EDITABLE}

{NEW French A-level} Theme 3 - Le rôle du bénévolat introduction lesson + lesson 1&2 {EDITABLE}

An introduction lesson and the first two lessons of theme 3 to help you teach the new French specification.- introduction of the theme with an interactive quiz and activities- plenty of questions to generate discussion on this new topic- a lot of activities to develop skills for the examination- speaking, listening, reading and writing activities- how to give figures in French about voluntary work- homework activities (written homework)- the future tense- connectivesI hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on the activities, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would advise you to get the Oxford AQA French textbook as well as Kerboodle and all the new ZigZag booklets. See details under the slides.I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much.@EloCamden

By MllePierre

La société multiculturelle- Le racisme- Les victimes- A2 FRENCH

La société multiculturelle- Le racisme- Les victimes- A2 FRENCH

This resource file contains teaching material for the THIRD PART of La Société Multiculturelle- Le racisme: Les victimes.The folder includes a PPT presentation (approx. 20 slides with some answer slides)the folder includes:reading, listening, speaking and writing activitiesa video comprehension activitya translation from French to English and a markschemea translation from English to French and a markschemegrammar exercises on the perfect subjunctivea link to an online vocab course for practicea vocab test linked to the courseActivities are exam style questions and differentiated( the first 10 files are a preview of what is included in the .zip folder)

By laprofdefrancais