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I teach KS3 and 4 French and KS3 Spanish at a school in the East Midlands. I hope my resources make your life a little bit easier. :)

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I teach KS3 and 4 French and KS3 Spanish at a school in the East Midlands. I hope my resources make your life a little bit easier. :)
KS3 French Module Vocab Lists

KS3 French Module Vocab Lists

Vocabulary lists produced for most modules of Y7, 8 and 9 French, roughly following the Expo textbook. Year 7: 1) Basic introductions, numbers, colours 2) Family and pets 3) House and home 4) School and daily routine Year 8: 1) Revision module (talking about family, where you live) + jobs and weather 2) Temps libre - introducing past tense 3) Les sorties - modal verbs, clothes 4) Manger et boire 5) Les vacances Year 9: 1) Future plans (Module 2 of Expo 3) 2) Interests/leisure/culture (Module 1 of Expo 3) 3) Healthy living
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Self Quiz Bookmark

Self Quiz Bookmark

A card for pupils to use when testing themselves on vocabulary. Use the card to cover either the TL or the English words on a vocab list. Contains useful tips for effective revision.
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Au restaurant - past tense reading

Au restaurant - past tense reading

Differentiated reading tasks for a very mixed ability top/middle set Y10 French group. B/C text focuses on recognition and usage of key verbs in the perfect and imperfect tense. A* version assumes pupils are already confident with the 2 tenses and introduces a range of advanced structures which they can use to develop their work.
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Places in town and directions in Spanish

Places in town and directions in Spanish

Pupils have learned various shops/key buildings in down. Pupils have learned some basic directions and prepositions. In pairs - one person has the map, other person has a copy of the directions. Map-holder asks Qs (see top-right of page) and partner reads from the directions. Map-holder fills in empty boxes on map. Extension for those who finish first - add in some other places and write sentences describing their location.
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Le week-end dernier - text on perfect tense

Le week-end dernier - text on perfect tense

A simple reading task to introduce the perfect tense with Year 8. Pupils use their existing knowledge of verbs in the present tense/infinitive to identify the meaning of past tense verbs in the text, leading to a discussion of how the perfect tense is formed. Aimed at Y8 pupils, alongside Expo 2, Module 2 but could easily be used with weak Y9s too.
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Match reasons for jobs in French & English

Match reasons for jobs in French & English

Disclaimer: adapted from a teacher at my placement school, not entirely my own work. First pupils do card-sort activity - match reasons for jobs in French and English. When they finish, start filling in the grid. As extension or homework - fill in the 3rd column with a job title (in French) that goes with the reason - there is more than one possible answer for this.
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Les plats français - reading comprehension

Les plats français - reading comprehension

Description of 8 traditioanl French dishes to match to their names. Pupils will need to research the food items in order to work it out. Builds up to pupils writing their own paragraph to describe a food item. Aim to develop comprehension skills and learn some new vocabulary whilst gaining cultural knowledge about French food.
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Healthy Living - KS4 - 6 week topic leading to controlled assessment

Healthy Living - KS4 - 6 week topic leading to controlled assessment

Powerpoints aimed at very high ability KS4 working towards a controlled assessment on Healthy Living.I will add each week's resources as I get to them. -Week 1 - present tense, advanced negatives, pronouns y and en.-Week 2 - food groups, nutrition, describing different foods (EXT: bien que + subjunctive).-Week 3 - sports and exercise - using jouer and faire in a range of tenses (+ time phrases)-Week 4 - imperfect tense. How your lifestyle differed in the past - Week 4b - Mauvaises habitudes. Opinions of smoking and alcohol.-Week 5 - Giving advice for a healthy lifestyle (with il faut, on doit, il est important de) (EXT: il faut que + subjunctive)-Week 6 - Your future plans for a healthy lifestyleI have added a checklist for pupils to self assess when preparing their draft (C grade and A grade version).The documents entitled "Revision" are helpsheets for pupils to refer to when producing written work.
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Zipi y Zape photo cards

Zipi y Zape photo cards

Lesson introducing low ability Y8 to describing a photo (for AQA GCSE Foundation Writing style task). Context = Zipi y Zape y el Club de la Cánica - prior to watching the film. Added lesson on understanding character descriptions (to accompany watching the film).
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French perfect tense revision quiz

French perfect tense revision quiz

Pupils had covered perfect tense during module on hobbies/leisure in the previous term but had had a bit of a break from it. Used quiz to get them thinking about it again and prepare to apply it to the current topic. Could use to test how much they remember, or let them use their exercise books (opportunity for them to evaluate how good their note-taking is and if their books will help them revise).
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Year 8 - Manger et boire - Expo 2, Module 4

Year 8 - Manger et boire - Expo 2, Module 4

Updated 25/3 - More lessons for Vert added.\n\nResources for the first few lessons on this module with 2 different classes. Covers similar ground but more quickly for Rouge (they have fewer lessons) and with tenses. \n\nReferences to reading tasks may be other files I have uploaded here. \n\nI have taken a few slides (mostly typed up textbook resources) from other resources found on TES so thanks if that was you!
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School and education - controlled assessment prep

School and education - controlled assessment prep

5 weeks worth of lessons on the topic of school, prior to task-setting for a written controlled assessment.\n\n-Audit of prior knowledge (basic vocab)\n-Giving opinions (basic and GCSE)\n-Talking about compulsory and optional subjects in England and France.\n-The school day in England and France (revising telling the time)\n-School uniform\n-Direct object pronouns\n-School rules\n-Future plans in the near future tense, future tense, and with si clauses.
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Sports Personality - 3rd person revision + reading

Sports Personality - 3rd person revision + reading

Match-up sheet for computer room lesson: -Match-up phrases to recap 3rd person. -Research a sports personality and fill in profile (basic answers, not full sentences) then type up in neat, produce a poster. Reading activity as preparation for writing a profile of a famous sports person as part of end of module assessment.
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L'avenir - various resources

L'avenir - various resources

Several weeks worth of powerpoint slides following Expo 3 Vert Module 2 (L'avenir).\n\nStarts with on va + infinitive, mostly talking about free time.\nThen introduces rest of aller, and focuses on je vais + infinitive for writing a timeline of future plans at different ages. \n\nHave also included a few worksheets.
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