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Twisted History/ Literacy Activity USA Planned to Nuke the Moon

Twisted History/ Literacy Activity USA Planned to Nuke the Moon

Fun and engaging activity that could be used as a lesson starter or part of a range of lesson activities. Targeted at Year 10 History Cold War studies but suitable for all high school students. Part 1- give students the word list sheet only for them to fill out (print the first two pages 2 into 1- half per student ) and get them to fill it out (guide as necessary). Part 2- give them the next 2 pages (print two into one again two sides per student) and get them to write the list of words they created in order to make a twisted version of this history story. They can then share their story with a friend and complete the questions. ENJOY! Students love this activity. The same idea could be used with a range of history stories (but pick the text and audience to ensure it is respectful where appropriate). Already weird chapters of history work best for this.
gcmem
Grammar Bundle - Common infintives, Comparatives, Depuis + ça fait que, Depuis

Grammar Bundle - Common infintives, Comparatives, Depuis + ça fait que, Depuis

Excellent grammar bundle covering key concepts of KS3 and KS4 syllabi. All animations, formatting and answers ready to go. Easily adaptable for any year group. A real time saver! 1. Common infinitives - 3 slides - Covers key verbs in French and past participles of both avoir and être. Asks students to categorise verbs and to work out rules for endings in perfect tense. 2. Comparatives - 9 slides - Uses films to introduce concept of 'plus/moins/aussi...que'. Example sentences and translation. Whiteboard activity, differentiated to support LA with key words at top of slides. Task linked to watching of 'Minions' film trailer in French. Students asked to use language in own sentences following trailer. 3. Depuis and ça fait que - 7 slides - Comprehensive explanation of two conjunctions and whiteboard activity across six slides, differentiated to help LA learners with key words at top of slide. Students must decide which phrase to use and why, 4. Depuis - 4 slides - Precedes activity with 'ça fait que'. Explanation of when to use and mini-whiteboard translation. Easily adaptable and suitable for all ages.
prof_de_francais
Grammar: Noun/Verb Agreement - Is or Are, Was or Were Presentations, Worksheets, Teachers Notes

Grammar: Noun/Verb Agreement - Is or Are, Was or Were Presentations, Worksheets, Teachers Notes

UPDATED COVER IMAGE This resource is for Keystage 1 and lower Keystage 2. This resource pack covers noun and verb agreement using the verb to be and reviewing prior knowledge of plural endings of nouns. Worksheets can be used as grammar revision or homework. There are 3 PowerPoint Presentations. Presentation 1 - Reviews what are nouns and verbs. Includes whole class activity. Presentation 2 - Covers singular and plural nouns and verb agreement is/are. It includes whole class activities. Presentation 3 - This deals with completing sentences with was or were to agree with singular and plural nouns - It includes whole class activities. Also includes: - Teacher's Notes on how to use the resource and the content of the worksheets - 21 Worksheets (with pictures): completing sentences with is or are; changing singular sentences to plural; changing plural sentences to singular. 21 Worksheets (without pictures) for more able students. completing sentences with is or are; changing singular sentences to plural; changing plural sentences to singular. The worksheets are organised so that each set deals with the different noun plural changes. - Differentiated Worksheets (with/without pictures) as extension activity covering was/were - Students decide which verb to write - was or were to complete the sentences so that it makes grammatical sense. The words to be changed are highlighted in yellow for those children that need support. Learning Objectives: Develop students' understanding of singular and plural and to know that nouns agree with their verb. Images in the public domain: Microsoft clipart, pixabay free images, www.clker.com.
Ro_Milli0110
New French GCSE - Lesson 1 - Expectations, phonics practice and learning mat

New French GCSE - Lesson 1 - Expectations, phonics practice and learning mat

This is my first lesson for the new French GCSE in Year 10, setting out lesson and exam board expectations and focusing on phonics. There are a number of phonics activities building up through the alphabet, key graphemes, tongue twisters and an unknown text to say out loud accurately (a famous French song) • Powerpoint of the lesson • Sound file for the song • Strategies for students to help improve their pronunciation • Self and peer assessment I have also included a doubled sided colour learning mat that can be laminated to support students in writing longer and more complex sentences.
CLAYTON21
Vocabulary booklet for Studio 1 & 2(Rouge), with links to Quizlet.com

Vocabulary booklet for Studio 1 & 2(Rouge), with links to Quizlet.com

Using the vocabulary lists from Studio 1 and Studio 2 Rouge, the vocabulary has been broken into suitable chunks and sets created on quizlet.com to aid vocabulary learning. Students can rate how confident they feel with each word and the student version has the English meanings blanked out so that the students must complete this themselves.
annalambchop
El pretérito

El pretérito

A simple PPP showing how the preterite is formed using it in the context of holidays. I use it for re-introducing the preterite in KS4, Lower end groups have responded well to it.
Juliemaja
Spanish editable Cluedo

Spanish editable Cluedo

Photocopuable resources and cards ready to cut up. all resources like the board game included. This game is intended to be used in conjugation with the preterite tense. Students have a clue sheet each and the character cards/room cards and weapons i.e.: classroom objects are shared out. The game follows the exact rules of normal cluedo but it is to be played in Spanish. My year 10s and 9s loved this as it took the whole lesson and was a structured spontaneous speaking lesson.
lswann1982
CONDITIONAL TYPE THREE

CONDITIONAL TYPE THREE

This handout can be used to teach conditional type three. with drilling activities and activities contrasting many types of conditionals, it will be just perfect
youness24