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Le Septieme Art/ 7eme Art/ cinema - AS French- FULL TOPIC

Le Septieme Art/ 7eme Art/ cinema - AS French- FULL TOPIC

In this bundle: 1. Le septième art- transition lessons 2. Pourquoi le septième art? 3. Les grandes lignes 4. une passion nationale each part includes: PPT presentation of approx. 40 slides (with some answer slides): speaking, reading, listening, writing activities, video comprehensions, vocab tests, homework tasks, translations English to French and French to English, link to vocab learning course. Activities are differentiated Each parts are also available individually for £2 each . Click on preview to see more

By laprofdefrancais

AS Level / New / AQA / Full course /with Speaking/ French / Français

AS Level / New / AQA / Full course /with Speaking/ French / Français

This bundle covers aspects of the topics in the New AS Level French AQA specifications, through a variety of activities and texts and preparation for the Speaking component of the AS level examinations. The topics are: 1) La famille en voie de changement The changing nature of family 2) La « cyber-société » The ‘cyber-society’ 3) Le rôle du bénévolat The place of voluntary work 4) Une culture fière de son patrimoine A culture proud of its heritage 5) La musique francophone contemporaine Contemporary francophone music 6) Cinéma: le septième art Cinema: the 7th art form 7) Essay writing skills at AS Level 8) A booklet of 'Expressions utiles' for Writing and speaking. 9) Added on 15/11/16 A summary of the new 2016 AS Level French for the AQA Specifications: Themes, assessment content and assessment criteria within one PowerPoint. 10) Added on 11/03/17 Speaking preparation and practice with questions and stimulus cards. A "Speaking preparation and Practice" bundle is available separately here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/as-level-french-full-speaking-preparation-and-practice-all-topics-new-aqa-french-2016-11406692

By madarun

A translation task from French into English about local area

A translation task from French into English about local area

A set of 8 sentences in French about "where I live", for pupils to translate into English. Opinions and perfect tense included. Could be a homework task or revision activity. Make into a pair work game or team competition with numbers 1-8 on the board for pupils to choose as a lottery, set a timer and challenge pupils to translate as much of a sentence as they can in a limited amount of time.

By jac42

NEW GCSE TOPICS French with AQA (2016+)

NEW GCSE TOPICS French with AQA (2016+)

This bundle covers aspects of the topics in the New GCSE French (AQA specifications), through a variety of activities and texts in line with the new Exam guidance + the conversation questions for the three themes.In addition, it is also an ideal resource to support effective revision across the three themes.The topics are:* Famille & amis* Fêtes et traditions* La nourriture* La technologie* Le mariage* Passe-temps / Loisirs / Sport* L 'environnement* Le bénévolat* Là où j'habite* Mode de vie* Inégalités / Pauvreté* Voyages et tourisme* Emploi et avenir* Le règlement et l'uniforme* Ma vie scolaire* Theme 1 conversation: Identity and culture* Theme 2 conversation: Local, national and global areas of interest* Theme 3 conversation: Current and Future study and employment+ 30 Higher Photocards+ A*/9 ambitious structures+ Literary texts (NOW with answers - 6/03/2017)

By madarun

Le rôle du bénévolat / The place of voluntary work/ AS Level French / New AQA / 2016

Le rôle du bénévolat / The place of voluntary work/ AS Level French / New AQA / 2016

This PowerPoint will cover the new theme of the new AQA syllabus (2016+) - Le rôle du bénévolat (The place of voluntary work) It covers the three sub themes with a range of activities (Translations, Gap fills, quizzes, a song, video-based comprehension exercises, speaking and writing practice)The three sub themes are:- Qui sont et que font les bénévoles ?- Le bénévolat – quelle valeur pour ceux qui sont aidés ?- Le bénévolat – quelle valeur pour ceux qui aident ?A total of 43 slides.

By madarun

Le Septieme Art: L'évolution du cinéma: Les grandes lignes- AS French

Le Septieme Art: L'évolution du cinéma: Les grandes lignes- AS French

This resource file contains teaching materials for the topic of 'Le 7e Art: L'évolution du cinéma: Les grandes lignes' to teach AS French. The PPT presentation (approx. 70 slides including answer slides) is composed of 5 parts: 'Les frères Lumiere: le début du cinéma', 'Le réalisme poétique: Les années 30', 'La nouvelle vague', 'le renouveau' et 'Les technologies'. Resources to go along with the PPT are hyperlinked as well as included in the .zip folders (Although 2 of the audio passages require for you to have access to the AQA textbooks resources). I have also included a link to an online course which you can share with your students for vocab learning practice. The first 10 files are previews of the activities included in the PPT and .zip folders and do not need to be downloaded.

By laprofdefrancais

Le monde est un village- Module 3- Unit 2- On peut reinforcement and reading activity

Le monde est un village- Module 3- Unit 2- On peut reinforcement and reading activity

Objective: to review "on peut+infinitive"This resource is a lesson based on the Studio vert 3 book- Module 3-Unit2- I used it as a reinforcement lesson to review "on peut" and develop reading skills. It is mainly a reading activity about learning languages.The powerpoint includes: - a starter- unjumble infinitives (vocab from the book)-a short review on how to use On peut+infinitive- a reading activity : One slide with instructions2 slides:1- Football player- a list of reasons why learning a language could be useful for that job.2- Flight attendant- a list of reasons why learning a language could be useful/beneficial for that job.I have create the reasons myself using vocabulary from the book.

By aud0p

La technologie-Cover work

La technologie-Cover work

La technologie- cover work is a lesson plan and activity sheet to keep students busy for up to an hour. Designed so that you can leave it with the cover supervisor, answers included for self/peer or supervisor correction. Suitable for students who already have some knowledge of French. Includes a variety of activities: gap fill, matching, word and sentence recognition, grammar reinforcement, translation and writing tasks.

By LoveFrance

French text about where I live

French text about where I live

A detailed text written in French in the present tense, with detailed and varied sentences. Make your own questions to use this as a reading comprehension - or ask pupils to make up questions to ask their partner. Use as a script for a listening task, ask pupils to note specific details such as which rooms or which furniture are mentioned. Would make a challenging translation task.

By jac42

Settling resources - memes and cartoons

Settling resources - memes and cartoons

A selection of 17 settling activities based on authentic resources. An easy method of injecting a little humour into lessons whilst still ensuring a calm start to the lesson. I find that a settling activity on the board as students enter the classroom is helpful in challenging them from the first minute. All of the cartoon-based settling activities are intended to be used as comprehension exercises.

By Nabourke

Translation Booklet New GCSE Spec. French into English Higher Level

Translation Booklet New GCSE Spec. French into English Higher Level

> Prepare your students for the new GCSEs with this 17 page translation booklet. > Each page has two passages to translate. > Each page is dedicated to one of the new GCSE sub-topics.> The back of the booklet has suggested answers.> Extension work can easily be set, asking students to highlight different tenses in different colours, find negatives, identify adjectives etc> The pages can be printed off one at a time at the end of each topic or saddle stapled to make a nice booklet.

By RSC

Questions for general conversation - Speaking exam - AQA GCSE French (New)  (2016)

Questions for general conversation - Speaking exam - AQA GCSE French (New) (2016)

This Powerpoint (and Word doc. added on 07/03/17) is a compilation of Speaking questions across the three prescribed themes for the General conversation part of the Speaking examination at GCSE, French. (AQA Specifications) Questions are aimed at Foundation and higher students.Theme 1: IDENTITY AND CULTURETheme 2: LOCAL, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL AND GLOBAL AREAS OF INTERESTTheme 3: CURRENT AND FUTURE STUDY AND EMPLOYMENT

By madarun

GCSE French AQA Listening Exam Technique Bundle

GCSE French AQA Listening Exam Technique Bundle

Three GCSE listening skills/ exam technique lessons with resources included in the powerpoints.Exam practise taken from past papers and reference to examiner tricks.Contains challenge tasks and lots of scaffold in terms of vocabulary. I hope this helps, any feedback really appreciated!

By EBKITCHEN

Les programmes télé - Understanding a TV guide

Les programmes télé - Understanding a TV guide

This activity is based on an authentic French TV guide and contains 4 tasks aimed at developing students' vocabulary (types of TV programmes), practising the telling the time in French and checking understanding. The last task tests the students' thinking skills and logic in French.I have included corrections for each of the activities.I created this activity for my Year 12 ab initio when we covered the unit on leisure and pastimes, but it could easily be used with a GCSE group, or even KS3 with more able students.

By Kamol

French text about eating habits

French text about eating habits

A detailed text about one person's eating habits, suitable for a reading or listening task. Comprehension questions in French (and answers) provided. Two copies of the text fit on one side of A4.

By jac42

New GCSE French with AQA  (Higher tier) from 2016 Specifications

New GCSE French with AQA (Higher tier) from 2016 Specifications

This bundle includes: (PowerPoint) * 20 Translations with Answers -GCSE Higher - New AQA - English to French (or French to English)(2016) * A/A* Structures/ More ambitious structures for display / French / Français / GCSE + / AQA / New * AQA French GCSE - 30 Photo cards - Higher Level / Tier with questions (New) (Speaking) (2016) * AQA French GCSE - Role-Plays - Higher Level / Tier with questions and answers (New) (2016) * AQA GCSE French (8658)(New)(2016) * AQA GCSE French Speaking Assessment criteria (2016) (New) * AQA GCSE French Writing Assessment criteria (2016)(New) * GCSE French / New / AQA / Higher Tier / 150 word open ended tasks / 2 bullet points / Writing / 2016 * GCSE French / New AQA / Higher Tier / 90 words structured writing tasks / 4 bullet points / 2016 * Questions for general conversation - Speaking exam - AQA GCSE French (New) (2016) * Literary texts (NOW with answers) * Complex structures at GCSE level * Role-play prompts and practice

By madarun

French KS2, 3, GCSE and A level- How to use 'être' verbs in the past (perfect)- full worksheet

French KS2, 3, GCSE and A level- How to use 'être' verbs in the past (perfect)- full worksheet

This is a seven page guide on how to form verbs in the PAST PERFECT tense that use 'être' as their past participle (the HAVE part, e.g. she HAS done). You will need this skill to complete KS3 and almost all GSCE tasks to an A/A* standard. With informal layout and full explanations of what each tense is, and why, with examples, and 48 exercises to try with full answers, this is an essential guide to ensure you can write, read, hear correctly and speak good, full sentences in tasks.This is part 1- how to do the pluperfect tense with verbs that use 'être' is also in the shop. Passive tenses (e.g. they have BEEN seen) will also be covered as they use 'être' too, in another guide.Suitable for revision, a lesson guide or familiarising yourself with French grammar for pupils, teachers, tutors and home schoolers. For ages 11 and upwards and even for primary school students if they are advanced students.

By siobhanthetutor

French translation task about Hallowe'en

French translation task about Hallowe'en

A French worksheet with sentences in French and English about Halloween, with some words missing. Pupils have to translate the sentences correctly, to complete the missing words. Whilst the sentences contain Halloween-specific vocab, the missing words are more common-place. A straight-forward introduction to translation tasks, with opportunity to link with work on word order in particular.

By jac42

A student's guide to the new AS Level in French (2016) (AQA)

A student's guide to the new AS Level in French (2016) (AQA)

A student's guide to summarise the new AS specifications with AQA. It includes: Assessment requirements and criteria, themes, Grammar list for AS Level, a checklist to avoid errors and a contract for the A Level course.See also:* First lesson with Year 12 / Get Year 12 Started (New AQA 2016): https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/first-lesson-get-year-12-started-as-french-new-aqa-2016-francais-premier-cours-as-level-11339487* Introduction to the theme 'La famille en voie de changement': https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/la-famille-en-voie-de-changement-the-changing-nature-of-family-as-level-french-new-aqa-2016-11353040* Introduction to the theme 'Le rôle du bénévolat':https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/le-r-le-du-b-n-volat-the-place-of-voluntary-work-as-level-french-new-aqa-2016-11358773

By madarun

French reading worksheet about local area

French reading worksheet about local area

A French reading worksheet with two texts: one describes living in the town and the other describes living in the country. Pupils have to summarise the pros and cons of each in English, then find the French for some specific vocab, and finally answer the comprehension questions in English. Could also lead into an extension task where pupils produce their own paragraph about where they live. Answers included on separate sheet.

By jac42

French multi-choice quiz using household items

French multi-choice quiz using household items

Pupils choose from 3 options each time, what they would do if they had no... This quiz is based on household objects, but contains a range of cross-context vocab. Could be a dictionary task, or makes a good team-work quiz. Nice end of term activity, leads into pupils making up their own quiz if you want an extension task.

By jac42

Photos of France for Reading Comprehension

Photos of France for Reading Comprehension

This file contains over 100 photos I have taken in France.It includes photos of food, Paris, Boulogne, Dijon, Strasbourg shops and signs.I use these to illustrate worksheets, PPT Presentations, Smart Notebook files etc. You are buying the rights to use these photos for yourself and your school. They are not to be re-sold. There is a word document in the zip file with a list of all the photos.

By miriamw4ll

French texts about household chores

French texts about household chores

A pair of texts in French about household chores, one more detailed and more complex than the other. Parts of speech are highlighted in different colours, according to a key. Different tenses and justified opinions are included. Would make a good basis for a reading comprehension or grammar task.

By jac42

Differentiated French reading task about local area

Differentiated French reading task about local area

A long text to read about local area, one version slightly more detailed than the other. Set of comprehension questions which work for both texts, answers provided on separate sheet. All present tense, includes local building, shops, transports and several opinions with reasons.

By jac42