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135 French starters for Year 7, 8 and 9

135 French starters for Year 7, 8 and 9

Quick starter activities on a variety of topics. These were made to go with expo 1,2 and 3 but can go with any textbook. Answers provided on the PowerPoint. Nice to get the students to settle down to work and no printing required.

By ofi1983

De quelle nationalité es-tu? (what is your nationality?)

De quelle nationalité es-tu? (what is your nationality?)

This worksheet requires knowledge of family members ('Voici mon fils Pas à pas 2E' is available from this author). In this worksheet you will find vocabulary that will help you say / understand nationalities. It uses the verb 'être' and a selection of nationalities (masculine / feminine / plural). There are 2 exercises (French to English and English to French) and all vocabulary (other than family members) is provided. Suitable for all levels of ability. Answers provided.

By vettyjames

FRENCH-SPEAKING COUNTRIES, CAPITAL CITIES & FLAGS GAME CARDS

FRENCH-SPEAKING COUNTRIES, CAPITAL CITIES & FLAGS GAME CARDS

PERFECT FOR DEVELOPING BOTH LANGUAGE SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF THE FRANCOPHONE WORLD! FRENCH-SPEAKING countries, capital cities and flags game cards provide great learning Opportunities for any appropriate age group, at any time of the school year! Students can develop their language skills, as well as their knowledge of both the FRANCOPHONE and wider world, in a cooperative, communicative and interactive way, independently of the teacher. There are 40 flag cards, and 40 country with capital city cards, featuring the countries where FRENCH is an official language. There may be a number of countries and capital cities that students do not know, or are not aware of, so the games help them fully develop their general awareness, knowledge and understanding of LES PAYS FRANCOPHONES. There is a country, capital city and flag reference list of all countries and capitals, which students find useful to read through before playing - allow them only 60 seconds on a timer to really focus their reading and increase the sense of competition if you are playing competitive team games! It can also be used as a year-round reference resource, which students can file in their workbooks or learning folders. Laminate the cards and reference sheets if you can - you will be able to use them for years to come. Revisit regularly - can students beat their own record? The resource consists of two, non-editable files in a zipped format. Please read the TERMS OF USE carefully - the resource is copyright, and for single-teacher/purchaser use only. MERCI BEAUCOUP ET BON VOYAGE !

By LivelyLearning

Love Island Themed End of Year French Lesson

Love Island Themed End of Year French Lesson

I created this Love Island-themed lesson in order to engage my Year 9 classes, particularly those who aren't taking French at GCSE. The aim of the activity is to find the most compatible couple on the island. Along the way, there are newcomers, "re-couplings" and public votes. The pupils must use the information presented to them to make the correct decisions. Points are awarded throughout, and at the end the pupils can have a vote to choose between two couples to be the winners (there are two different outcomes- just click on the names of the chosen winners to be directed on to the correct slide.) The pupil (or pupils, if you are playing in groups) with the most points at the end wins. I supply certain classes with dictionaries if they are slightly less able. Enjoy!

By alexmpstokes

FRENCH CITIES - FIVE DIFFERENTIATED WORD SEARCHES WITH ANSWER KEY AND TEMPLATE

FRENCH CITIES - FIVE DIFFERENTIATED WORD SEARCHES WITH ANSWER KEY AND TEMPLATE

PERFECT FOR DEVELOPING LANGUAGE SKILLS AND DISCOVERING MAJOR CITIES IN FRANCE! MOTS CACHÉS are a fabulous way of encouraging students to engage with the written word in FRENCH, refreshing and reinforcing language as they complete the grids. This set features five differentiated word searches, with each consecutive grid increasing in challenge. Students can tell in which direction the words are written by looking at the arrow key on each grid. There is an answer key for each word search, so that students can check their own or each others’ answers - or use for a little extra help if they need it! There's a reference sheet of all cities included in the searches, which you can share between small groups of students, or give one to each student to stick into their learning workbooks as an all-year-round reference. Use as starters, refreshers, plenaries, pick-me-ups or fun-time fillers at any time during the school year, as well as when you’re discussing the geography of FRANCE. For a real focus on the cities of FRANCE, and to facilitate learner independence, photocopy all the grids as a workbook, and let students simply work their way through. The workbook format is great for home learning activities too. The differentiated word search templates are a great way of getting students to apply their knowledge of FRENCH a little more practically and creatively - they create word searches either individually or in teams to share across the classroom - completing these and the pre-prepared grids against a timer works well too! Encourage students to explore FRANCE a little further, and include what they consider to be major cities that are not already featured. The resource consists of 3 non-editable files. Please read the TERMS OF USE carefully - the resource is copyright, and for single-teacher/purchaser use only. MERCI BEAUCOUP ET BON VOYAGE !

By LivelyLearning

Allez 1 - Units 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 + Transition pack (worth £45)

Allez 1 - Units 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 + Transition pack (worth £45)

A bundle worth £45 with a transition pack from primary school to secondary school offered (£4 worth) - A starter activity for each lesson on the first slide + learning objective + challenge activities throughout the power-point - Vocabulary games and worksheets with challenge activities - Speaking and writing activities to be able to talk about yourself (age, name, family) - Learn this alphabet (link to songs on the power-point) - Countries + game on flags - Talk about your nationality (gender and adjective agreement) - Definite and indefinite articles (le/la/les - un/une/des) - Say where you live and where you used to live (survey activity with editable worksheet) - Work on formulating simple questions in French - Avoir with a dice game and grammar activities to practise this irregular verb - Numbers up to 31 + months + seasons + birthday + date - Talk about your favorite object - Colours + adjective agreement - A worksheet to accompany each power-point - A revision worksheet to practise the vocabulary and grammar points seen in the unit - Writing end of unit test + a vocabulary test - Mon autoportrait (description of your hair and eyes) - An adjective agreement game to do in class with all the students (see explanation under the slide) - Grammar explanation on adjective agreement - A lesson on the verb "être" with various activities to practise the irregular endings (also some activities with être and adjective agreement) - A written activity on yourself and your family with a nice worksheet. - A fun Kinesthetic game on possessive adjectives (see explanation under the slide) - A listening activity on family with transcript - A slide on how to build a fun family tree with a sample - Vocabulary worksheet on family - A lesson on teachers and comparatives to build up the vocabulary range of your students - Some fun mini-whiteboard games on opinions (speaking activity) - explanation under the slide - A role-play activity on school subjects and teachers - Sentence building activity on comparatives (see worksheet) - A lesson on friendship and adjectives to describe your friends - A written activity and competition game with mini-whiteboard on friendship - A worksheet to accompany each power-point - A revision worksheet to practise the vocabulary and grammar points seen in the unit - Reading and grammar end of unit test - countries - types of accomodation - j'habite + prepositions - à + town - au, en + country - introduction of the imperfect (avant, j'habitais...) -giving opinions - Grammar explanation on infinitives and conjugating -er verbs - A fun mime the verb game - A worksheet with a writing activity to use longer sentences and verbs of opinion + infinitive - A mini-whiteboard game to practise conjugating -er verbs - Homework on verbs to follow up what has been seen in the lesson - A survey activity on pets to get the students talking in French - Guess what is missing game with pets - Practise asking questions in French and answering them about pets - Adjective position in the sentence with a written activity to practise - Create a column chart with the most popular animal in the class - A reading activity to work out the meaning of colors and adjectives - A full grammar explanation on adjective agreement - Fill the gaps reading exercise on adjectives - A power-point on numbers from 0-60 with possibility to use mini-whiteboards - A written activity in the past tense on a day at the zoo. - Fun games to get the students to speak in the target language (see explanation under the slide) - A listening activity on what you saw and did not see at the zoo - Vocabulary slides with lovely pictures - Plenty of mini-whiteboard games on colours with animals and on opinions about animals - Grammar explanation on negative forms and verbs of opinion - Several writing activities about your favorite restaurant - Survey activity on likes and dislikes - Translation exercises - A writing activity to use longer sentences and verbs of opinion + infinitive - Grammar explanation on the partitive with worksheets to practice - Grammar explanation on infinitives and conjugating -er verbs - A lesson on infinitives and how to conjugate -er verbs - A worksheet explaining the steps of conjugating an -er verb - A fun mime the verb game - A mini-whiteboard game to practise conjugating -er verbs - Grammar explanation on numbers and quantities - Learn high numbers to be able to give prices and quantities - Mini-whiteboard activities about numbers and quantities - Games with prices - Dialogue worksheets to build up to role-play activity - A number worksheet - Put the dialogue back in order worksheet to help with role-play activity - A grammar explanation of 'il y a' and 'il n'y a pas' - Grammar explanation 'on peut + infinitive' and other grammar revision - A song with lyrics created and sang by me with a link to the Youtube video - Vocabulary building activities to teach directions - A grammar explanation on the imperative with exercises to practice - A grammar worksheet on the imperative in French - An iPhone activity - A grammar explanation on modal verbs - A grammar explanation of prepositions with 'de' and exercises to practice - A grammar worksheet on prepositions in French I hope you will enjoy my resources and if you have a question on a particular slide or activity, please do not hesitate to contact me or leave me a message. I would really appreciate some feedback :-) Thank you very much. @EloCamden

By MllePierre

Les nationalités

Les nationalités

This resource details a variety of nationalities in French and uses famous characters to describe their nationalities. Written and speaking activities included. Differentiated language presentation sheets.

By ConnorSDiffley

FRENCH - EUROPE POSTER & QUIZ PACK - EN FRANÇAIS !

FRENCH - EUROPE POSTER & QUIZ PACK - EN FRANÇAIS !

CREATE AN INSTANT AND COMPREHENSIVE INTRODUCTION TO EUROPE IN YOUR CLASSROOM, DEVELOP GEOGRAPHICAL KNOWLEDGE OF EUROPE AND ENHANCE SKILLS IN FRENCH AT THE SAME TIME! 70 POSTERS WITH EUROPEAN COUNTRIES, CAPITAL CITIES & FLAGS 4 QUIZZES, 4 CHALLENGES - 120 MULTIPLE-CHOICE QUIZ CARDS, COUNTRIES & CAPITAL CITIES WITH RECALL & WRITE QUIZZES The posters give your learning environment a great multicultural look and feel, at the same time promoting FRENCH as a living language, featuring in the everyday life of your - and your students’ - classroom. There may be a number of countries and capital cities that students do not know, or are not aware of, so the posters can help students develop their general knowledge and understanding of EUROPEAN GEOGRAPHY. I’ve included a range of islands, such as the FAROE ISLANDS, to extend students’ knowledge of EUROPE a little further, and I’ve also shown some countries, for example ARMENIA, that are often classed as belonging either to EUROPE or to ASIA. I’ve also included two posters for some countries, such as FRANCE, officially known as the RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE - you can choose either the more frequently-used LA FRANCE or the RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE to display. With the quizzes, students can further develop their knowledge of the geography of Europe in a cooperative, communicative and interactive way, using FRENCH as the means of communication. The quizzes are great for listening, speaking, pronunciation and reading out loud, working well as both a small and whole-group team activity. There are four speaking/writing challenges: CHALLENGE 1 prompts for a specific capital city; CHALLENGE 2 prompts for a specific country; CHALLENGE 3 prompts for a capital city in writing; CHALLENGE 4 prompts for a country in writing. The quiz card templates allow students to put their memory to the test in a different way, and to apply their knowledge very practically, as well as engaging with some writing in FRENCH: they can create their own set of multiple-choice questions for each other! There is also an alphabetical by country reference list of all countries and capitals, which students find useful to read through before playing. Laminate the cards and reference sheets if you can - you’ll be able to use them for years to come! The posters and quizzes are also available as separate resources, each priced at £4.00. The resource itself comprises 4 non-editable files in a zipped format; please read the TERMS OF USE carefully - the resource is copyright, and for single-teacher use only. MERCI BEAUCOUP ET BON DIVERTISSEMENT !

By LivelyLearning

FRENCH ~ SAVOIR vs CONNAÎTRE

FRENCH ~ SAVOIR vs CONNAÎTRE

Exercises to practice using the verb SAVOIR and CONNAÎTRE. There is a matching word to a picture of a range of verbs using savoir. There is an exercise to practice saying what you can and can't do. There is also an exercise to practice 'knowing a fact'. TC's are also included, which I hope is a valued time saver for all you busy teachers. Finally there is an exercie explaining how to use and practice the verb CONNAÎTRE. Contains 7 files in total. If you consider this worth buying, 'un très grand merci.' Feedback and comments are welcomed and appreciated. My thanks to: cliparts.co, clker.com and clipartbest.com for the use of the clipart images.

By labellaroma

Languagenut Lesson Plans and Resources - French - Unit 3 - Where I Live 1

Languagenut Lesson Plans and Resources - French - Unit 3 - Where I Live 1

Languagenut.com is a dynamic and engaging language learning resource offering a variety of games and activities to help students learn a foreign language, as well as an innovative tracking tool so teachers can set homework and monitor progress. These free lesson plans and resources are designed to help teachers get the most out of Languagenut. Each unit pack includes: - 7 engaging lesson plans (one for each 10-word section, plus a revision/sentence-building lesson for the end of the unit), written by qualified teachers and covering all 4 key skills - Ideas for adapting each lesson to suit your class, including extension activities, suggestions for differentiation, homework activities and substitutions for low-tech classrooms - Full timings and guidance for teachers to help you access all the resources easily - Printable resources to complement the lessons and save you time - Teacher notes with useful tips about grammar points for each lesson, designed to help non-specialists This unit pack is for Languagenut's Unit 3 - Where I Live 1, covering countries, local area, houses, rooms, furniture and home activities. These lessons are designed to be used for teaching French. Looking for English, German or Spanish lesson plans? Check out our custom resources and plans for these languages, including specific teacher notes on grammar points for non-specialists!

By Languagenut_Resources

Bon appétit en Francophonie !

Bon appétit en Francophonie !

This ressource will help you to review french food and talk about Francophonie. It is done in a way that student will guessing and can engage in small conversation avec each picture. I really enjoyed doing this with my French II this year, they ended up making their own gastronomical trip. Just a different way to look at our francophone world !

By pascale7