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French basics & introducing yourself _ personal information _ a resource for the first lesson

French basics & introducing yourself _ personal information _ a resource for the first lesson

These resources introduce the basics in French when introducing oneself and can be incorporated into a first lesson (or lessons) with any KS3 group. There is knowledge bank of the key content (name, where I live, nationality/language & age). There is also a reading comprehension which uses only these vocabulary and structures. For consolidation and extension, there is a grammar activity introducing nationalities and gender and a plenary writing activity.

By RL6

French Ice-Breaker Bundle for Back to School

French Ice-Breaker Bundle for Back to School

Are you looking for fun ideas for the first weeks back at school to help your students get to know each other and get back into the swing of speaking French? This is a bundle of my 8 favorite resources that I've created over the years specifically for that reason! These speaking activities, games and listening comprehension activities will start off the year in French with a bang and get your students motivated while having loads of fun. You're going to love hearing your students speaking French together. Two of the resources included are specific to back to school time while the other six can be used year round. You can use them at all levels in the classroom as well as with your school's French club when you're looking for a fun activity to get them speaking French or for long bus rides on school sponsored trips. I recommend printing, laminating, cutting out, punching holes and attaching the cards together with a ring for NO PREP activities for years to come! Here's what's included in this money saving bundle. Just click on the links to see more in depth product descriptions: 50 vrai ou faux French questions - Use these cards for partnered speaking practice. Answers are included. If a student believes the statement to be true he says so. If he believes it to be false he has to try and correct it. The statements are mostly based on general knowledge and are a wonderful way to increase vocabulary and fluency. Qu'est-ce que tu préférerais - "I'd rather" French speaking cards - This is a set of 75 cards that you can use to practice the conditional even with students who haven't yet learned it! A fantastic resource for building vocabulary and generating conversation. French trivia game - Your students will LOVE this trivia game. There is a version only in French and one in both English and French for beginner students. I've included many ways that you can use these cards including a powerpoint version so that you can do a class activity. Je n'ai jamais - "I've never" French speaking game - This "I've never" game is a great ice-breaker and students will find out a lot about each other (in French) while playing. There's a French only version as well as a French - English version included. 120 French conversation starter cards - These cards are perfect for beginner to advanced students. Shuffle through the cards to pick out which are right for the level you're teaching. Use them throughout the year(s) as your students learn more. Classic French taboo speaking game - My all time favorite game for increasing fluency at ANY level - FRENCH TABOO!! All game cards are in French and English so your students will learn tons of new vocabulary. Beginner and advanced playing instructions are included. Babar - La Rentrée des Classes - Listening comprehension - This listening comprehension activity will work at any level, but especially from year 2 and up. All 45 questions have multiple choice answers and are in chronological order. The video link included is on YouTube. 25 questions pour faire parler à la rentrée - Just perfect for back to school, these 25 questions will have your students talking to each other about summer break and expectations for the new school year.

By jenniferlcrespin

Feminine gender of adjectives in French (formes féminines des adjectifs)

Feminine gender of adjectives in French (formes féminines des adjectifs)

The resource is destinated for strudents (KS4, IGCSE, IB, A-Level) to work on the use of feminine gender of adjectives in French. The resource includes a theoretical part (explanations of the difference between th feminine gender of adgectives and the masculine one with simple examples), exercices to work on it in the context and keys (it can help your students to develop their ability for self-correction). The resource can help your students to develop their speaking writing skills and to improve their level of knowledge.

By olgab8

Negative structures in French (les formes négatives)

Negative structures in French (les formes négatives)

The resource is destinated for strudents (KS3, KS4, IGCSE, IB, A-Level) to work on the use of the negative constructions in French (ne...pas, ne...rien, ne...jamais, ni...ni, ne guère etc). The resource includes the thory on the negative structures, exercises to practise their use in the context and the correction that can help you to introduce an element of self-correction in your lesson. The resource can help to improve speaking and writing skills.

By olgab8

Plural forms of nouns and numerals in French

Plural forms of nouns and numerals in French

The resource is destinated for strudents (KS3, KS4, IGCSE, IB, A-Level) to work on plural forms of the noun and the numeral in the French language. The resource includes a very simple and detailed explanation of the use of plural forms in French with exceptions. This resource can help your students to improve their writing and speaking skills. The resource has keys so it can be used to improve students' ability for self-education or like their hometask.

By olgab8

Accents in French (les accents)_theory+exercises

Accents in French (les accents)_theory+exercises

The resource is elaborated for intermediate and advanced students (KS3, KS4, IGCSE, IB, A-Level). The resource includes an explanation of the use of accents in French, exercises and keys. The resource can be used to develop students' self-education as they can work on it by themselves and check their unswers using the keys at the end of the resource. The resource can help the students to improve their spelling in French.

By olgab8

French Basic Language Hotel Skit / Role Play & Follow-up Worksheet

French Basic Language Hotel Skit / Role Play & Follow-up Worksheet

This is a 2-person skit between a traveler checking in to a hotel in France and the hotel receptionist. Students must respond to typical questions, spell their names, provide their phone numbers, etc. It's short enough for students to memorize in a couple days of practice and utilizes useful, everyday language. Your students will find this role play fun to practice and present! It's also a great speaking activity for a sub lesson. A follow-up translation worksheet is included. 2 pages

By suesummersshop