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Describing a hotel in French (past tense holidays)

Describing a hotel in French (past tense holidays)

A powerpoint that teaches vocabulary and phrases to describe a hotel in the past tense - l'hôtel était ... bon, mauvais, propre, sale, accueillant, cher, bruyant, près de la plage, loin de la plage. Also includes l'hôtel avait un bar/restaurant/garage/piscine etc + negative. There is a also word order exercise, a reading exercise and vocabulary sheets to fill in.
20 lessons!

20 lessons!

So much stuff, so many slides. You won't regret it! This is a one off only! 20 French lessons which I normally sell for £3 each! Selling 20 for £6! Will only be available for a few days.
Reading resource with incorporated worksheet -  Gîte "Beaurepos"

Reading resource with incorporated worksheet - Gîte "Beaurepos"

I tried to recreate an ad for privately organised self-catering accommodation in the style of those found on a certain website, but using the brochure format. This is good for GCSE classes, and there are many pictures to help understanding, though some vocabulary could be prepared beforehand (see my free resource "on loue un gîte") This is mainly a set of reading comprehension activities, followed by a "written response" task, but could also be used to encourage the creation of a different brochure. There's a bit of a grammar focus (some simple future tense is used) as well, and via the (loisirs aux alentours) section, it is also culturally informative (about the Doubs region in the east of France) (Unfortunately, one garden photo on the front cover did not conform to the PDF creation, and looks more like an impressionist painting (and I could not fix it - the original photo is fine!) but you could just copy and paste another garden photo over it, if you wanted.)
GCSE French les vacances in the past tense _ full perfect tense grammar notes

GCSE French les vacances in the past tense _ full perfect tense grammar notes

Comprehensive grammar notes on the perfect tense in the context of holidays. A full four page document with activities throughout to make the tasks pupil-led and active. Sections on: regular verbs, irregular past participles, verbs that use être as an auxiliary and plenary translation task both ways.
Le passé composé  en vacances - The French past tense on holidays with Mrs Vandertramp verbs.

Le passé composé en vacances - The French past tense on holidays with Mrs Vandertramp verbs.

This resource is an introduction on how to use the Mrs Vandertramp verbs in French past tense. It starts off by revising how to form the passé composé with verbs that take "avoir" as an auxiliary. There is an opportunity to formatively assess pupils' understanding on how to conjugate the past tense with avoir through a translation activity on MWBs, and the task is differentiated with support and challenge embedded within the instructions. Once the pupils are familiar with avoir verbs, the lesson moves on to introduce être verbs through the use of a song. The pupils are expected to write down the past participles for the être verbs that they see/hear in the video. Again this activity is differentiated by outcome, the verbs that the pupils are expected to find are colour-coded by traffic light colours. The pupils are also introduced to agreements of the past participles and tested on their understanding with a correct the errors activity. Finally, the main task of this lesson is a worksheet which is, again, differentiated by outcome. The pupils are given the choice on where they wish to start on the worksheet depending on how confident they feel. This sheet tests their understanding on which verbs take avoir or être. This lesson would fit seamlessly into a topic on holidays as all of the additional vocabulary is related to a holiday in Paris.