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The French Revolution

The French Revolution

Several KS3 lessons about the French Revolution. Declaration of the rights of man. Storming of the Bastille. Robespierre. The Terror.
morlem
Nandos Takeaway Menu - Researching Education in a French Speaking Country - Project

Nandos Takeaway Menu - Researching Education in a French Speaking Country - Project

Nandos Takeaway Menu, linked to researching education in a Francophone country. Fully differentiated with Lemon & Herb (least challenging), Mild, Hot and Extra Hot (most challenging) tasks. Tasks link to 'Basic information, Climate and Geography', 'History, Culture and People', 'Environmental Issues, Human Rights and Government' and 'Education' respectively, with three sub-topics under each bracket. The 'Mild' tasks for example (on History, Culture and People) sub-divide into: Key historical events, Diet, religion and recreation and Ethnic groups, gender roles and family relationships. Can be set as an individual research task, for pair or group work over one lesson or a series of lessons as a project. Students can present research in target language or in English, and as a PowerPoint, handout or poster. Template is easily adaptable if required. Excellent cross-curricular links to History, Geography, Religion, Ethics and Politics. Learning Objective and task information read as follows: Researching Education in a French Speaking Community. LO: To be able to improve my Social, Spiritual, Moral and Cultural understanding of a French-speaking community. Your task is to research information, specifically linked to Education, about a French-speaking country, region or city of your choice. You should complete at least six tasks, including two Extra Hot pieces of research. You should present your research as a PowerPoint presentation. You may work individually or in pairs. Want support? Start by completing the Lemon & Herb tasks to warm up. Could you research one of these places: Algeria, Mauritius, Quebec, Haiti or Madagascar? Want more? Complete a combination of Extra Hot and Hot Tasks. Can you complete more than six research areas? What other French-speaking areas could you research?
prof_de_francais
Le Burkini

Le Burkini

A range of authentic resources in response to recent French comments on the launch of the burkini by Marks and Spencer. Comprises worksheets on You tube video, demonstrating how to wear the burkini, You tube video featuring Muslim entrepreneurs Asraa sport, text on the response of French minister for women's rights, Rossignol to the sale of the burkini and text on Center parcs in France allowing bathers to wear the burkini. Includes answers to exercises.
Journalactuel
Faut-il sortir de l'UE?

Faut-il sortir de l'UE?

A lesson that I have put together for my bottom-set Y9 students to discuss this week's EU referendum. It's very basic but was made in an attempt to get them speaking about current events in French.
peddavison
The French Revolution: The Reign of Terror.

The French Revolution: The Reign of Terror.

This lesson should lead on from recently studying the 'Declaration of the Rights of Man'. Hook starter: As pupils enter the room the presentation will display an autonomously moving spot light to reveal a picture clue about the lesson. Learning Intention and differentiated outcomes (SMSC). Starter: Pupils' receive crime cards to which then then decide individually upon the most fitting punishment this will link in later with the lesson when the guillotine and how it was used during the 'Terror' is explained. Pupils can compare justice and crimes fitting the appropriate punishments. Pupils will consolidate with a video regarding how the Revolution became extreme though the September Massacre as a case study. Pupils' then compete in groups to complete a literacy relay regarding the 'Terror' to increase their knowledge of the events which took place and the main forces involved. Peep sheet has been provided here for differentiation. Pupils then watch a BBC Bitesize video to consolidate before answering a structured 8 mark exam style question. If time I then ask my pupils to peer assess with WW / EBI. All videos links are provided along with instructions and advice in the description of the presentation. Many thanks
morlem
The French Revolution: Declaration of the Rights of Man.

The French Revolution: Declaration of the Rights of Man.

hook starter of a spotlight teasing an image of the declaration. Differentiated learning outcomes (SMSC included). Pupils will discuss their human rights, define its meaning and then create their own, 'Teenagers Rights'. Pupils will then learn about 'The Declaration for The Rights of Man' comparing and contrasting modern human rights with that of the French during the Revolution. Pupils will discuss the problems facing France and that of the 3rd Estate and how these problems were rectified by the declaration. Pupils then rank the rights in order of importance before deciding upon the most significant and how it affected France. Videos are embedded or links have been included in the description. Many Thanks.
morlem
International Women’s Day in French (lesson +exercices)  Journée international  de la femme Francais

International Women’s Day in French (lesson +exercices) Journée international de la femme Francais

International Women’s Day is an important celebration worldwide and it is crucial to tell our students about their achievements. For that purpose here’s a presentation with 41 slides in French. It is aimed at intermediate or advanced students and it is interactive to allow a lot of discussion and debates about women’s rights and their impact on society. It contains: 1. a brainstorming with words related to the topic 2. a video that should allow some conversations between students 3. a thinking time about important women figures 4. a matching up with inventions/women 5. a song related as a tribute to women’s achievement with quotes from the song to think about 6. a filling gap activity 7. a quiz about women’s rights 8. a short grammar activity 9. a pair/group work to think about advantages/drawbacks of being a man/woman 10. a matching up with French laws in France about women 11. a reading activity with a filling gap 12. questions related to the text 13. two adds about women leading to a creative activity in groups 14. the story about Aung San Suu Kyi 15. Guessing games 16. Maze as a plenary. Enjoy!
foxtrotters
300 generic lesson activities - 25% sample

300 generic lesson activities - 25% sample

This is a 25% sample of my very popular resource. The full resource can be found by searching for '300 generic lesson activities'. (Following its success in the summer sale, I have kept the sale price of £3). The description for the full file is as follows: Create lessons in seconds with this HUGE PowerPoint of animated lesson activities. There are HUNDREDS of templates that you can over-type in seconds to create engaging lesson material. Highly praised by John Simpkin of Spartacus Educational and Mark Warner of Teaching Ideas. I am very confident you will like this. If you do, please click on my profile to see my other popular resources. Thanks (This file also has a bank of PowerPoint timers) The size of the file should show you how much stuff there is! Without sounding overly confident - it's the best resource out there! Many thanks Copyright T.Taylor
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