Secondary French resources: weather and climate

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Research project (Motivational triggers) for KS3 French - Bon voyage  (Holidays) (AQA new spec)

Research project (Motivational triggers) for KS3 French - Bon voyage (Holidays) (AQA new spec)

This is a research project lesson (or two lessons really) that I created for my year 7 French students. The writing example can be easily adapted if more structures are to be added. The idea is to promote independent learning via research. Students have to research information about the place that they would like to visit (any place in world really but I encouraged to visit France). Students decide on the task and start researching relevant information about the chosen location using their iPads/ Chromebooks. At the same time they create a poster or a travel brochure with pop-up images (!!!) about the chosen location. During the second lesson they distribute the writing task bullet points in-between the members of the group and complete a piece of writing as per success criteria and model answer. In the end they stick their written notes (or attach them) to their poster /travel brochure. The whole process takes about 2 lessons and is perfect for the end of the topic as you can incorporate all of the structures / vocabulary learned during the term! Note: the writing example is oriented on the revision of tenses studied this year, holidays, weather and location vocabulary. Please let me know if you have any other ideas on how this project can be implemented. If you still have some time left you can enjoy few games I have inserted to simply have fun during the (possibly) last lesson of the year.

By madsheep_123

French Holidays /En Vacances scaffolded writing suitable for KS3 or KS4

French Holidays /En Vacances scaffolded writing suitable for KS3 or KS4

French writing resource on the topic of Holidays / Les Vacances. Scaffolded with whole sentences which are to be sorted and then lifted to create writing about a series of pictures. Uses opinions, perfect tense, near future to be re-used in chunks by pupils without necessarily having to conjugate the verbs for themselves at this stage. Suitable for KS3 or KS4. Designed to be doable using the information/language on the page. Copy as 2 A3 sheets. Pictures included.

By veverett

Quel temps fait-il - French Weather Display

Quel temps fait-il - French Weather Display

Simple display to use everyday with your class / stick on your board or use as a task in lesson. The display includes the following: Quel temp fait-il Il fait beau Il fait mauvais Il fait du brouillard Il pleut Il fait du soleil Il fait froid Il fait chaud Il neige Il fait du vent Il fait nuageux Il fait orageux PLEASE NOTE THIS IS PDF ONLY.

By CladdaghClassrooms

Engaging French games

Engaging French games

tarsia game on the past tense connect 4 game past tense snake and ladders on technology (year 8) snakes and ladders on holiday snakes and ladders on year 7 basics (1st month) tarsia game on food tarsia game on names of colours

By stannadia

Revision Wordle - Holidays

Revision Wordle - Holidays

A wordle or word cloud that includes categories of vocabulary for students to revise. They must search for and colour in the words that belong to that category. It's a great way to revise a huge group of vocabulary in an easy and accessible way in preparation for an assessment. Plenty of opportunities to extend and challenge further…

By Jordon9988

KS3 French weather and activities

KS3 French weather and activities

KS3 French weather and activities. A recap of leisure activities and the weather. A card activity for pupils to consolidate their learning. A quiz to check understanding. A differentiated written diary activity for pupils to show their understanding of weather and activities.

By pearsoc

French weather Pointless

French weather Pointless

Pupils work in teams to come up with 10 items of vocab within the topic area of weather. They write their words down on a piece of paper and give a second copy to the teacher. The idea is to come up with the ‘most obscure’ word (i.e. with the lowest score). Someone must add up each team’s score after their 10 words. The team with the lowest score wins! TIP: Print out a copy of the list on slide 3, so you can cross off the phrases done.

By TheMFLTeacher

interactive Weather map of France

interactive Weather map of France

An interactive flipchart resource (requires active inspire). Students can manipulate the different weather icons and deliver their own target language weather report. Uses various different maps of France, with or without place names. Comes with optional Godzilla icon... just because.

By Paahoare