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KS2-3 French-Reading strategies arrow-whole lesson introduction to staged approach

KS2-3 French-Reading strategies arrow-whole lesson introduction to staged approach

Although the skills to access a text come naturally to some students, many others need to be supported in developing the necessary strategies. This tried and tested approach to reading provides a visual strategy which can be applied to a wide variety of texts in a second language or in English, improving not only language skills, but also general literacy. Particularly useful when exploiting authentic materials, it can equally be applied to more traditional texts and, once embedded, enables students of all ages to work successfully with more complex source materials than would otherwise have been the case. This resource models the strategy with a simple French text, however it can be applied to texts of a wide range of difficulty. It includes a ten slide teaching presentation to introduce the strategy, comprehensive teaching notes accompanied by thumbnails of all the materials, plus student sheets and the strategy arrow, which can be laminated for repeated use. The resource is also available modelled with a German text and with a Spanish text.
Languages-in-Practice
French GCSE / A Level Teaching Pack: President Macron's Poem for English Teenager Sophie

French GCSE / A Level Teaching Pack: President Macron's Poem for English Teenager Sophie

Teaching Pack - Emmanuel Macron's Twitter poem for English schoolgirl. This comprehensive and accessible pack teaches reading and translation skills and sparks debate about the role of languages in diplomacy and the post-Brexit world! Teacher notes, vocabulary lists, phonics and comprehension activities all provided. For use within the curriculum as a one lesson topical resource; as an introduction to translation or poetry or as an individual study resource or Languages club activity.
naomifrench
French - 'L'automne' poem lesson

French - 'L'automne' poem lesson

Introduce the well-known poem 'L'Automne' using the PPT and use the worksheet alongside it. The poem goes through the poem, using the words and images for certain parts of the poem to aid understanding. Pupils do gap-fill on the worksheet whilst listening and watching the presentation. By the end of the detailed presentation, pupils will be able to write their own version of the poem in French, using support.
TheMFLTeacher
Jacques Prevert CCEA A2 Unit3 workbook

Jacques Prevert CCEA A2 Unit3 workbook

This resource includes all poems specified in the CCEA specification for A2 teaching starting September 2017. Vocabulary is included as well as a starter worksheet for each poem. You can download the PDF version or the Word version if you wish to make changes to the workbook.
Iloveparis68
Write your own surreal French poem based on Dans Paris by Paul Éluard

Write your own surreal French poem based on Dans Paris by Paul Éluard

Instructions and guidance to invent own surreal poem in the style of Dans Paris by Paul Éluard. Instructions are in English and there is a list of conjugated verbs in French and English that pupils could substitute. A basic writing grid is supplied. Please note that the full poem is not included - just a few quotes. The sharp-eyed will notice that the original poem uses the past historic but the supplied verbs are given in the perfect tense for reasons of sanity.
twainman
Les animaux- Bundle

Les animaux- Bundle

This resource includes a fun PPT presentation on animals (80 slides) to learn vocabulary through repetition and games, activities based on a simple poem and an introduction to French phonetics (with sounds included). Also, provided, the list of adjectives classified by sound pattern and a template for pupils to write up their finished poem, a word search, a decoding and crossword activity, a reading task on the poem, a matching up worksheet, a fun animal word creating activity and a task aimed at consolidating the understanding of sentence structure. This resources should be used over several lessons or as a short project. It considers progression and the requirements of the new National Framework.
GaelleLH
Mes animaux- Poeme.

Mes animaux- Poeme.

Pupils will consolidate their understanding of sentence structure and gain new vocabulary through the study of a simple poem. They will also be expected to use their own knowledge to make sense of certain vocabulary items.
GaelleLH
Les animaux et un poeme

Les animaux et un poeme

A fun PPT presentation on animals! pupils will start by learning vocabulary through repetition and games then progress onto sentence structure using a simple poem. The presentation includes an introduction to a few phonetic symbols (some vowels and semi-consonants) that they will get the opportunity to practise (with sounds included). They will then create their own poem with using adjectives listed per sound patterns. This resource is ideal to improve pronunciation and is in line with the new National Framework. The presentation comprises 80 slides and can be used over several lessons. Also, included, the list of adjectives and a template for pupils to write up their finished poem.
GaelleLH