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1 All about me 2 Songs and games 3 Celebrations 4 Portraits 5 The four friends 6 Growing things 7 All aboard 8 Pocket money 9 Tell me a story
10 Our sporting lives 11 Carnival of the animals 12 What's the weather like? 13 Enjoy your meal 14 I am the music man 15 On the way to school 16 Beach scene 17 The four seasons 18 The Planets
19 Our school 20 Our world 21 Creating a café 22 Then and now 23 At the theme park 24 What's in the news Interactive Whiteboard Activities Powerpoint Presentations Useful Links

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Unit 1: Moi (All about me)

1 Quia Practise the numbers 1-10.
2 Chanson Link to Mama Lisa's World for a song about the numbers 1-10.
3 Matchup Drag and drop matching activity for numbers 1-12.
4 Mulitchoice How many numbers can you identify before you run out of time? What is your best score?
5 Syllabary Drag and drop number spelling activity.
6 Snap Play snap to practise the numbers 1-12.
7 Matchup Drag and drop matching activity on basic greetings.
8 Multichoice How many greetings can you identify before you run out of time? What is your best score?
9 Anagrams Can you work out these anagrams of basic greetings?
10 Quia Play battleships to practise words for greetings and introductions.
11 Link Sing a song to practise greetings. Aaron Prevots, Southwestern University - Georgetown, Texas, USA.
12 Quia Matching game on ages.
13 Matchup Drag and drop matching activity on classroom instructions.
14 Memory Find the hidden pairs of classroom instructions.
15 Multichoice How many instructions can you identify before you run out of time?
16 Snap Play snap with classroom instructions.
17 Mosaics Move the mosaic tiles around to find hidden instructions.
 
 

Unit 2: Jeux et chansons (Games and songs)

1 Matchup Drag and drop activity on numbers 11-20.
2 PicBelt Select the correct numbers from 11-20 on the conveyor belt.
3 PicChoice How many numbers can you identify before you run out of time or lives? What's your best score?
4 PicBlur How quickly can you identify the blurry numbers?
5 PicMissing Spot the missing number from 11-20.
6 Quia Games to practise numbers 1-21.
7 Hangman Hangman games - what are your favourite games?
8 Flashcards Flashcard activity to practise saying what you like playing.
9 Memory Find the hidden pairs of sentences about favourite games.
10 Snap Play snap - what's your favourite game?
11 Syllabary Create sentences about your favourite games.
12 Worksheet Print and complete this matching activity on favourite games.
13 Bananas Find the pairs - words from 'Le fermier dans son pré'.
14 Noughts Play noughts and crosses - 'Le fermier dans son pré'.
15 Hangman Hangman games for 'Le fermier dans son pré'.
16 Wdsearch Find the words from the song.
17 Match Match up lines in the song - who takes who/what?
18 Wksht Gapfill worksheet for the song 'Le fermier dans son pré'.
19 Quia Quiz on translating his/her into French. What is your score?
 

20 Song Click on the play button to hear the song 'Le fermier dans son pré'. The cat sings most of the song, the dog adds the last two verses. Click each one to make them sing in the round! Recording made by Mrs Robinson, a native speaker of French.
21 Match How to play conkers.
22 Quia What do you need to do to play conkers?
 
   

 

Unit 3: On fait la fête (Celebrations)
1 Matchup Drag and drop activity on the months. When is your birthday?
2 Noughts Play noughts and crosses - in which month is your birthday?
3 Memory Find the hidden pairs of months - when is your birthday?
4 Snap Play snap to practise months.
5 Multichoice How many birthdays can you work out before you run out of time?
6 Snakes Snakes and ladders game: When is your birthday?
7 Quiz Win bees in this birthday quiz!
8 Wordle Party invitation. Can you find two sentences hidden in this word cloud? Use each word once only and remember to add punctuation.
9 Presentation Listening activity. What can you do well? Qu'est-ce que tu fais bien?
10 PicMatch Drag and drop task on activities - what can you do well?
11 PicLabel Listening activity. Drag and drop listening activity - what can you do well?
12 PicBelt Choose the matching activity on the conveyor belt - what can you do well?
13 PicChoice How many activities can you match before you run out of time or lives? Keep a record of your best score.
14 PicBlur Can you identify the activity before each picture comes into focus? What's your best score?
15 PicBingo Listening activity. Play picture/sounds bingo - what can you do well?
16 PicMissing Which activity is missing? What can you do well?
17 Penalty Play this penalty shoot-out game - how well can you do these activities?
 
 

Unit 4: Portraits (Portraits)

1 BBC Game and activity for practising colours and the numbers 1-5, provided by the BBC.
2 Bananas Find the hidden colours.
3 Noughts Play noughts and crosses with colours.
4 Matchup Drag and drop activity on colours.
5 Snap Play snap to practise colours.
6 Drop Use the magnet to grab the right letters to spell the colours.
7 Chanson Link to Mama Lisa's World for a song about the colours of Autumn.
8 Bananas Find the pairs to practise the parts of the body in the song sung by the gingerbread man.
9 Noughts Play noughts and crosses to learn the parts of the body.
10 Hangman Hangman games - which part of the body is it?
11 Wdsearch Find the parts of the body!
 

12 Cloze Listen to the gingerbread man sing the song 'Têtes, épaules, genoux et pieds' and put the song words back in the right order. The English words to this song are a bit different, but I have opted for a word for word translation in this activity. Can you spot the differences?
13 Gapfill Print or copy out this gapfill worksheet, listen to the song and fill in the missing words.
14 Chanson Click on this link to 'Mama Lisa's World' for another French children's song to practise the parts of the body. It's called 'Do you know how to plant cabbages?' - Lyrics and music file included.
15 Chanson This link to the same website is for 'Jean Petit qui danse' - another song to practise parts of the body.
16 YouTube Watch this video for 'Jean Petit qui danse'.
17 Wksht Print this worksheet, find the answers to any of the following 6 quiz activities and use the worksheet to draw and colour the monster described in the games. Then label him in French.
18 Penguin Help the penguin to cross the ice safely by answering quiz questions about a monster. What does the monster look like?
19 Elephant Help Mimi the Elephant cross the telegraph wire by answering questions about a monster.
20 Aztec Aztec monster quiz.
21 Bee races Who will win the bee races? The more questions you answer correctly the faster your bee will fly.
22 Snake Snakes and ladders game based on describing a monster.
23 Treasure Can you find the most valuable treasure? Answer quiz questions about a monster.
 
 

Unit 5: Les quatre amis (The four friends)

1 Quia Match pictures with these things mentioned in the story 'les quatre amis'.
2 Bananas Match the French verbs from the story with the English.
3 Wdsearch Find the French verbs from the story in this wordsearch.
4 Tiletap Spell out verbs from the story by tapping the correct letters before the clock runs out. Watch out for word-quakes!
5 Cloze Can you put these sentences from the story in to the right order?
6 Quia Read the story, then match up the correct sentence halves.
7 Snakes Play snakes and ladders - questions are about the story 'les quatre amis'.
8 Quiz Win bananas by answering these quiz questions about the story.
9 Noughts Noughts and crosses games - what colour are these rabbits, sheep, horses and mice?
10 Matchup Drag and drop activity - what colour are these rabbits, sheep, horses and mice?
11 PicBelt Can you identify the correct picture on the conveyor belt? What colour are these rabbits, sheep, horses and mice?
12 PicChoice How many animal pictures can you identify before you run out of time or lives?
13 PicBlur Can you identify these animal pictures before they come into focus? What colour are these rabbits, sheep, horses and mice?
14 PicMissing Spot the missing picture! What colour are these rabbits, sheep, horses and mice?
 
 

Unit 6: Ça pousse! (Growing things)

1 Quia Match pictures of vegetables with the correct French.
2 Matchup Drag and drop activity on vegetables.
3 Snap Play snap to practise vegetables.
4 PicNoughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses on vegetables.
5 PicBelt Choose the correct vegetables from the conveyor belt.
6 PicChoice How many vegetables can you identify before you run out of time or lives? What is your best score?
7 PicBlur Can you identify the vegetables before they come fully into focus?
8 PicMissing Which vegetable is missing?
9 Worksheet Download and print this worksheet and label the vegetables in German.
10 Presentation Use this activity to find out how to express positive opinions about vegetables.
11 Matchup Match up the sentences. Which vegetables do you like?
12 Snap Play snap - which vegetables do you like?
13 Rhubarb Tap on the right tiles to spell out sentences saying which vegetables you like. If the word turns red, you have made a mistake!
14 Quia Matching games for key vocabulary to talk about vegetables.
15 Presentation Use this activity to find out how to express a range of opinions about vegetables.
16 Matchup Drag and drop matching activity to practise z range of opinions of vegetables.
17 Worksheet Print and complete this matching worksheet. Can you match up the French and English opinion sentences?
 

18 Click on the play button to find out what out what Janne says about vegetables. Make a list of the vegetables she likes and the ones she doesn't like.
19 Bananas Find the hidden pairs to practise words for the life-cycle of a plant.
20 Gapfill Copy out or print this worksheet and fill in the gaps (life-cycle of a plant).
21 Cloze Put these sentences about the life-cycle of a plant back in the right order.
22 Quia Matching games to help pupils understand the story 'Jack and the Beanstalk' in French - this is included in full at the end of unit 6 of the QCA scheme of work for KS2.
23 Listen to 'Jack and the Beanstalk' in French. You will need QuickTime to open this file.
 
 

Unit 7: On y va (All aboard!)

1 Quia Can you match the pictures to the weather sentences?
2 Quia Put the sentences about the weather in the right order to reveal the hidden picture.
3 Task Magic games on the weather.
4 Bananas Find the hidden pairs to practise weather vocabulary.
5 Noughts Play noughts and crosses on weather vocabulary (one or two player game).
6 Rhubarb Spell out weather sentences, but watch out for quakes!
7 Link Drag and drop listening and reading activity on weather sentences and how people feel. Activity from Languages Online.
8 Listening Answer the phone, listen to the weather and type in the missing words. Activity from Languages Online.
9 Quia Can you win a million euros? You will need to know the weather words and to collect a weather map from your teacher to play this game. (Weather map is included in SmartBoard activity - see below).
10 Quia Can you put the days of the week in the correct order?
11 Wdsearch Find the days of the week in this wordsearch.
12 Letterdrop Spell out the days of the week by grabbing the right letters with the magnets.
13 Tetris Tetris game on the days of the week. Don't let the words stack up to the top of the pile!
14 Chanson Link to Mama Lisa's World for a French children's song about the days of the week 'Bonjour, Madame Lundi!'
15 Quia Visit this website to find out how each day of the week got its name and to compare the days of the week in different languages.
16 Jeu Fantastic memory game on transport. Languages Online, Australia.
17 Bananas Find the hidden pairs to practise where you live (compass points and countries).
18 Letterdrop Spell out compass points and countries using magnets to grab the right letters.
19 Rhubarb Find the hidden compass points and countries, but watch out for quakes!
20 Hangman Hangman games on ways to travel.
21 Bananas Find the hidden pairs to practise ways of travelling.
22 Noughts Noughts and crosses games for one or two players on travelling.
23 Tiletap Tap the correct tiles to spell out travel phrases.
24 Cloze Drag and drop activity to build sentences about travelling to school.
25 Quiz Win bananas by answering these quiz questions on travel.
26 Snakes Snakes and ladders game on travel for one or two players.
 
 

Unit 8: L'argent de poche (Pocket money)

1 Noughts Noughts and crosses games on the numbers 21-30.
2 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of numbers 21-30.
3 Flashcards Practise the numbers 30-39.
4 Tiletap Tap out the numbers 30-39 and make the tiles drop down.
5 Letterdrop Use magnets to grab the right letters to spell the numbers 30-39.
6 Hangman Hangman games on toys.
7 Matchup Drag and drop activity on words for toys.
8 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of toys.
9 Noughts Play noughts and crosses games on toys.
10 Rhubarb Try to spell out the French words for toys before the letters move!
11 Letterdrp Grab letters with magnets to spell out words for toys.
12 Snap Play snap with words for toys - how fast can you play?
13 PicBelt Which toy would you like from the conveyor belt?
14 Multichoice How many toys can you identify before you run out of time or lives?
15 Missing Would you like these missing toys?
16 Worksheet Copy the correct sentences under the pictures - which toys would you like for your birthday?
17 Quia Which toys would you want for your birthday? Can you learn all 20 toys? Qu'est-ce que tu voudrais pour ton anniversaire? Qui voudrait ...?
18 Quia You can win a million euros if you know all 20 words for toys!
19 Website Visit this French website on toys. How do the French prices compare with prices in England?
 
 

Unit 9: Raconte-moi une histoire (Tell me a story)

1 Quia Match numbers in multiples of 10 (10-100).
2 Matchup Drag and drop activity on numbers in multiples of 10.
3 Snap Play snap with numbers in multiples of 10.
4 Labelling Can you label these numbers correctly?
5 Letterdrop Use the magnets to grab the right letters to spell numbers in multiples of 10.
6 Rhubarb Spell numbers in tens, but watch out for quakes!
7 Tetris Stop the numbers building to the top by spelling them correctly in French.
8 Noughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses to practise adjectives.
9 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of adjectives.
10 Quia Matching activity to practise key vocabulary from Sleeping Beauty song/story.
11 Wheel Wheel of fortune game on sentences about the the story.
12 Mobile Put these mixed up text messages about the Sleeping Beauty story back in the right order.
13 Mosaic Move the mosaic tiles around until you see a sentence about the story - the background pattern helps.
14 Cloud Drag and drop the swirling words to form sentences about the story.
15 Quia Can you put the Sleeping Beauty song in the right order?
16 Snakes Snakes and ladders game based on the Sleeping Beauty story.
17 Gaptext Drag and drop gapfill copy of Sleeping Beauty.
 
 

Unit 10: Vive le sport (Our sporting lives)

1 Quia Can you match the 8 sporting activities to the correct pictures?
2 Noughts One or two player noughts and crosses games to practise sporting activities.
3 Tiletap Tap on the tiles to spell out sporting activities.
4 Letterdrop Use the magnet to grab the right letters to spell sporting activities.
5 Rhubarb Spell out sporting activities, but watch out for quakes!
6 Quia How well do you remember the days of the week? Put these activities into the right sequence beginning with Monday and ending with Sunday.
7 Cloze Fill the glass monkeys to the top by building sentences - what do you do on each day of the week?
8 Bananas Turn over the cards to find matching sentences.
9 Drop Use the magnet to select the right letters to spell sporting activities.
10 Quia What should you do to stay healthy?
11 Quia Play battleships (healthy lifestyle questionnaire).
12 Cloze Fill the glass monkeys to the top by building sentences about a healthy lifestyle.
  (See also the healthy eating work included below.)
 
 

Unit 11: Le carnaval des animaux (The carnival of the animals) - see also link in the list at the bottom of the page.

1 Quiz Win bananas by answering questions about the time.
2 Triple One or two player game - connect 3 in a row by answering questions about times.
3 Snakes One or two player game of snakes and ladders about times.
4 Quia Match the pictures of the animals which appear in this musical composition with the correct French words.
5 Matchup Drag and drop activity on animal words.
6 Memory Find the hidden pairs of animal words.
7 Snap Play snap to practise animal words.
8 Noughts Play noughts and crosses with the animal words.
9 Wdsearch Find the animals in this wordsearch.
10 Tiletap Tap on the right tiles to spell animal words.
11 Quia Picture Perfect. Reveal the hidden picture by putting the French words for animals in alphabetical order according to their English meanings. This is really challenging. Play this a few times as you will see a different picture each time and you will get a different set of 6 animals to sequence.
12 Quia Win a million euros if you can match the animals to the right habitats and descriptions.
13 YouTube Le carnaval des animaux - l'éléphant.
14 YouTube Karneval der Tiere - le cygne.
15 YouTube Karneval der Tiere - l'aquarium.
 
 

Unit 12: Quel temps fait-il? (What's the weather like?)

  Begin by revising weather vocabulary, see unit 7 above and the interactive whiteboard activity below.
1 Quia Qu'est-ce qu'il te faut, quand il pleut? What do you need for different types of weather? Match the pictures.
2 Quiz Win bananas by answering quiz questions about what you need in different types of weather.
3 Triple Be the first to connect three in a row by answering quiz questions about what you need in different types of weather.
4 Snakes One or two player game of snakes and ladders on what you need in different types of weather.
5 Quia Quiz to revise the numbers 1-40. You can get up to 30 points. Who can get the highest score?
6 Quia Try this quiz on temperatures. The highest possible score you can get is 15.
7 Cloze Fill the glass monkeys to the top by correctly completing this drag and drop weather report activity - sentence building.
8 Noughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses to help you to understand words from 'The Sun and the Wind' story.
9 Bananas How quickly can you find the hidden pairs of words from 'The Sun and the Wind' story?
10 Drop Use the magnets to grab the right letters to practise words from 'The Sun and the Wind' story.
 
 

Unit 13: Bon appétit! (Enjoy your meal!)

1 Hangman Play hangman games on food words.
2 Noughts Noughts and crosses games on food words.
3 Bananas Find the hidden pars of food words.
4 Wdsearch How quickly can you spot all 10 food words in this wordsearch?
5 Rhubarb Spell out words for food, but watch out for quakes!
6 Cloze What did you eat and drink? Drag and drop sentence building activity.
7 Noughts Play noughts and crosses games based on pancake ingredients.
8 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of ingredients.
9 Tiletap Spell out these ingredients for pancakes.
10 Columns Can you match up the ingredients needed to make pancakes?
11 Flashcards Turn over the flashcards, did you recognise these verbs used in the instructions to make a pancake?
12 Drop Use the magnets to grab the right letters to spell out these recipe verbs.
13 Link Watch this YouTube video about making pancakes. To see the French subtitles, you will need to close the advert bar which appears over the text.
14 Link Visit this website to see a recipe with pictures for making a pancake.
15 Penalty Penalty shoot out game on making a pancake.
16 Gaptext Download and print this worksheet on making a pancake. Can you fill in the 7 missing words?
17 Picture Reveal the hidden picture by putting the instructions for making a pancake in the right order.
 
 

Unit 14: Je suis le musicien (I am the Music Man)

1 Hangman Play hangman games on musical instruments.
2 Matchup Drag and drop activity on musical instruments.
3 Noughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses on musical instruments.
4 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of instruments.
5 Wdsearch How quickly can you find the instruments in this wordsearch activity?
6 Snap Play snap with words for musical instruments.
7 Drop Use the magnets to grab the right letters to spell out the words for instruments.
8 Quia Practise key vocabulary about music and musical instruments.
9 Match-up You have just 20 seconds to pair up sentences about musical instruments. Can you beat the challenge?
10 Quiz How many bananas can you win in this music quiz?
11 Snakes One or two player games of snakes and ladders - win by answering questions about music.
12 Triple Who will be first to get three in a row answering questions about music?
13 Quiz Multiple choice quiz on music and opinions.
 
 

Unit 15: En route pour l'école (On the way to school)

1 Hangman Play hangman games on buildings/places you might see on the way to school.
2 Matchup Drag and drop activity to practise places you might see on the way to school.
3 Noughts One or two games of noughts and crosses on places.
4 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of places.
5 Snap Play snap with words for places.
6 Wdsearch How quickly can you find these places you might pass on your way to school?
7 Rhubarb Spell out these places, but watch out for quakes! When the word goes red, you have made a mistake!
8 Cloze Monkey madness! Drag and drop sentence building activity. Can you fill all seven monkeys to the top? What do you pass on the way to school?
9 Cloze 2 Monkey madness drag and drop spelling challenge on places you pass on the way to school.
 
 

Unit 16: Scène de Plage (Beach scene)

1 Quia Match pictures and key words for topic.
2 PicMatch What can you see at the seaside? Drag and drop matching activity.
3 PicNoughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses on describing a beach scene.
4 PicBelt Can you choose the right picture on the conveyor belt?
5 PicChoice How many beach scene pictures can you identify before you run out of time or lives?
6 PicBlur Identify blurry pictures of things found at the beach before they come fully into focus.
7 PicMissing Which picture of things found at the beach is missing? Fun brain training game.
8 Wksheet Print this worksheet and label the pictures in French -what can you see at the beach?
9 Noughts Play noughts and crosses on key words for topic.
10 Bananas Match the words hidden behind the bananas.
11 Wdsearch Find the key words in the wordsearch.
12 Matchup Drag and drop activity on key words to describe a beach scene.
13 Snap Play snap on key words about a beach scene.
14 Match-up Beat the clock to complete these sentences describing a beach scene.
15 Quiz Timed multiple choice quiz about the Beach Scene painting by Degas.
16 Hangman Play hangman games to practise the adjectives from the poem 'La Plage'.
17 Wdsearch Find the adjectives in the wordsearch - this activity uses the singular masculine spelling of the adjectives.
18 Letterdrop Can you use the magnets to grab the right letters to spell the adjectives in the poem?
19 Gaptext Download and print this gaptext worksheet for the poem 'La Plage'.
 
 

Unit 17: Les quatre saisons (The four seasons)

1 Hangman Hangman games on French words for the four seasons.
2 Quia Matching activities to practise the seasons.
3 Picture Put the four seasons in the correct order to reveal the hidden picture.
4 Picture Reveal this hidden picture by putting the months in the right order.
 

5 Pronunciation practice: Listen to the Voki recording and repeat the seasons, months and sentences. Press play to begin and pause to give you time to repeat each word or sentence.
6 Quiz How many bananas can you win in this quiz on months and seasons?
7 Snakes Play snakes and ladders by answering questions about months and seasons.
8 Noughts Play noughts and crosses games on selected words from this unit (e.g. seasons and general time words).
9 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of seasons and time phrases.
10 Tiletap Can you spell out the seasons and time phrases correctly?
11 Madness Monkey madness drag and drop sentence building activity. What was the weather like where you were last spring? Can you fill all the monkeys to the top?
12 Hangman Play hangman games to meet words and phrases from a poem about spring (see activity 15).
13 Flashcards Use these flashcards to see how quickly you can remember selected words from a poem about spring.
14 Noughts Play noughts and crosses to practise words from a poem about spring.
15 Listen to this poem about the coming of spring. Thanks for the recording Madame Horber!
  See also MFL Sunderland resources in 'Useful links' list  e.g. PPTs for poem and weather flashcards.
 
 

Unit 18: Les planètes

1 Quia Picture matching games.
2 PicMatch Drag and drop picture matching activity on planets etc.
3 PicNoughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses on planets etc.
4 PicMemory Can you match the hidden pictures of the planets etc.
5 PicBelt Choose the right picture from the conveyor belt of the planets etc.
6 PicChoice How many pictures of planets can you correctly identify before you run out of time or lives?
7 PicBlur Identify blurry pictures of planets et cetera before they come fully into focus.
8 PicMissing Which picture of planets etc is missing? Fun brain training game.
9 Matchup Drag and drop activity on the planets etc.
10 Snap Play snap with words for the planets etc.
11 Bananas Win bananas by answering these questions about the planets.
12 Snakes Play this snakes and ladders game to see how much you know about the planets. Based on questions written by Hannah and Tasha (Y11) during Enterprise Week November 2008.
13 Penguin Help the penguin cross the ice floes to reach his family by answering questions about the planets.
14 Elephant Can you help the elephant to cross the tightrope by answering quiz questions on this topic.
15 Treasure Will you dig up the treasure chest containing the most treasure? You will need to answer quiz questions on the planets to do so.
16 Battleships Answer questions about the planets to sink the computer's battleships.
17 Test Try this test on the planets. What is your score out of 12?
 
 

Unit 19: Notre école (Our school)

1 Snakes Play snakes and ladders on time (quarter past and to).
2 Bananas How many bananas can you win in this quiz on time (quarter past and to).
3 Triple Who will be the first to get three in a row in this quiz on time (quarter to and past).
4 Columns Join up the correct times (half past).
5 Fling You can fling the teacher if you know how to tell the time in French.
6 Matchup Drag and drop activity on places in a school.
7 Memory Find the hidden pairs of places in a school.
8 Snap Play snap with words for places in a school.
9 Task Magic games to practise classroom instructions.
10 Quia You can win a million euros if you know the French for items in the classroom.
11 Matchup Drag and drop activity on school subjects.
12 Noughts One or two player game of noughts and crosses on school subjects.
13 Memory Find the hidden pairs of subjects.
14 Wdsearch How quickly can you find the subjects?
15 Snap Play snap to see how well you know the school subjects. How fast can you play this game?
16 Matchup Drag and drop activity - what did you do in school today?
17 Memory Find the hidden pairs - what did you do in school today?
18 Labelling  Star challenge! Can you translate these past tense sentences into English?
19 Snap Play snap with past tense sentences - what did you do in school today?
20 Penalty Penalty shoot out game on school activities - what did you do in school today?
 
 

Unit 20: Notre monde (Our world)

1 Matchup Drag and drop activity to introduce French words for continents.
2 Wordsearch Find the continents of the world in this wordsearch activity.
3 Anagrams Unjumble these anagrams of the continents of the world.
4 ListenDrag Listen to the French words for the continents and drag the matching English word into place.
5 ListenDrag Listen to the French names of nine rivers of the world and match them to the English.
6 Presentation Click on the location map of each river to hear the French name.
7 PicMatch Drag and drop the French names of each river under the right picture.
8 PicBelt Select the right picture of each river from the conveyor belt.
9 PicChoice How many rivers can you name before you run out of time or lives?
10 ListenDrag Can you listen to the French names of these rivers and match them to the right maps?
11 SoundBingo Listen to the names of these rivers of the world and click on the right pictures before you run out of time.
12 Penguin Help the penguin to cross the ice floes to reach his family by answering questions about rivers.
13 Snakes Game of snakes and ladders for up to 4 players, you will need to answer questions about rivers.
14 Quiz What is your score out of 11 on this multiple choice test on rivers?
15 Blank Print this quiz sheet and answer the questions in sentences in French. If you get stuck, go back to activity 12, 13 or 14.
16 Presentation Use this activity to research geographical features.
17 Snap Play snap with geographical features.
18 Syllabary Improve your spelling by doing this drag and drop activity.
19 PicMatch Drag and drop picture matching activity on geographical words.
20 PicNoughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses on geographical words.
21 PicMissing Which geographical picture is missing?
22 PicChoice How many geographical items can you match before you run out of time or lives?
 

23-25 Voki Click on play and listen to these people speak about the rivers of the world, the Seine and the Congo
26 Cloze Monkey madness activity on the rivers of the world.
27 LineMix Listen to the text about the River Seine and drag and drop the lines in this text to reorder the passage correctly.
28 Gaptext Then try this gaptext about the River Seine.
29 Cloze Listen to the description of the River Congo and then try this monkey madness activity.
 
   
 

Unit 21: Monter un café (Creating a café)

   
 

Unit 22: Le passé et le présent (Then and now)

1 Hangman Hangman games on places in a town.
2 PicMatch Drag and drop matching activity on places in a town.
3 PicNoughts One or two player games of noughts and crosses on places in a town.
4 PicChoice How many places in a town can you identify before you run out of time or lives? Who has the best score in the class?
5 PicMissing Can you identify the missing places in a town?
6 Anagrams Spelling challenge on places in a town.
7 Penguin Can you help the penguin to cross the ice floes to reach his family? You will need to answer questions about towns in the past and in the present.
8 BeeRaces Can you power up your bee enough to win the race by answering questions about towns then and now?
9 Treasure Find the treasure chest with the most valuable treasure! You will have to answer questions about towns then and now.
10 Quiz Try this multiple choice quiz on towns then and now - choose from three levels of difficulty.
11 Quia Where do you live?
 
   
 

Unit 23: Au parc d'attractions (At the theme park)

1 Presentation Click on the pictures to listen to the words for 10 theme park attractions and words.
2 ListenDrag Listen to these words connected to a theme park and drag the matching English word into place.
3 ListenDrag Listen to the words again, but this time drag the sound file to the matching picture.
4 SoundBingo Listen to the words and click on the matching picture before the time runs out.
5 PicMatch Drag and drop picture matching activity on a theme park.
6 PicNoughts One or two player game of noughts and crosses on theme park words.
7 PicMemory Find the hidden pairs of theme park words/pictures.
8 PicChoice How many pictures and theme park words can you match before you run out of time or lives?
9 PicBlur Can you identify the blurry pictures about theme parks before they come fully into focus?
10 PicMissing Which theme park picture is missing?
11 Noughts What do you think of the theme park attractions? Play noughts and crosses on opinions.
12 Matchup Drag and drop activity on opinions - what do you think of the theme park attractions?
13 Bananas Find the hidden pairs of opinions.
14 Wdsearch Can you find all of the opinions in the wordsearch?
15 Multichoice How many adjectives can you match before you run out of time or lives?
16 Anagrams Spelling game on adjectives to describe theme park attractions.
17 Rhubarb Try spelling out the opinions, but watch out for quakes! The word stays green if you add the right letter.
 

18 Voki Listen to Amélie talking about her visit to a theme park. Which four attractions does she mention and what does she think of each of them?
19 Presentation How many of these theme park characters do you recognise?
20 ListenDrag Listen to these theme park characters and drag the matching English name into place.
21 ListenDrag Listen to the names of these theme park characters and drag the sound file to the matching picture.
22 SoundBingo Which of these theme park characters do you recognise - would you have them in your own theme park?
23 Presentation Click on the pictures and listen to 10 things Amélie saw while on the ghost train.
24 ListenDrag What did Amélie see on the ghost train ride? Drag the matching English words into place.
25 ListenDrag This is really scary! What did Amélie see while on the ghost train? Drag the sound file to the matching picture.
26 SoundBingo Ghost train - listen to the words and click on the matching picture before the time runs out.
27 Multichoice Match the French and English words for things you see while on the ghost train. What is your highest score?
28 PicMatch Drag and drop picture matching activity - what did Amélie see on the ghost train?
29 PicMemory Find the hidden pairs of pictures and sentences about the ghost train.
30 PicBlur What was on the ghost train? Can you identify these fuzzy pictures before they come fully into focus?
31 ListenDrag Listen to these questions you might ask or hear at a theme park - what do they mean?
32 Quiz Win bananas by answering questions about a visit to a theme park.
33 Triple Who will be first to connect three in a row by correctly answering questions about a theme park?
34 Snakes One or two player game of snakes and ladders based on a visit to a theme park.
35 Cloze Fill the glass monkeys to the top by building sentences about a visit to a theme park.
36 Fling How long will it take you to fling the teacher? Can you answer 15 questions about a visit to a theme park?
37 Link Follow this link to see the official website for Disneyland Paris. Have a look at all the attractions and rides.
  See also PPTs on Talkabout Primary Languages website.
 
 

Unit 24: Quoi de neuf? (What's in the news?)

   

Activities for a Smart Board Interactive Whiteboard

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IMPORTANT: Sorry, we have migrated to a different internet provider at school, so these resources need to be uploaded again - please be patient. The TRE resources website has also closed down due to the change in government, so I will need to upload the resources which were available on that site again.

Year 3 Healthy eating and teeth. Fits QCA scheme of work units 10 and 13. Framework objectives : O3.2, O3.3, O3.4, L3.1, L3.3, L4.4, O5.2.
Years 3-4 Weather. Fits QCA scheme of work units 7 and 12. Includes a game to win a million euros! Framework objectives: O3.2, O3.3, O3.4, O4.1, O6.2, L3.1, L4.1, L4.3.

PowerPoint Presentations for Teachers

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Links for Primary Teachers

Link Resources for QCA units of work (TalkaboutPrimaryMFL).
Cloud Cuckoo Fantastic interactive learning tool to support delivery of the KS2 framework. Story-telling and vocabulary building. Some free sample activities, others available with subscription. Available to support the teaching of French at the moment, but German, Spanish and Welsh are coming soon!
MFL Sunderland Excellent schemes of work and resources for Primary French.
Primary Resources - Free lesson plans, activity ideas and resources for primary teachers.
Forvo Check your pronunciation of key words by using this website.
ZUT Zut Junior - really excellent and extensive collection of resources and activities for primary French. I strongly recommend this site. This is free!
Staffs Lesson plans and resources produced by Staffordshire Learning Net to link to the QCDA scheme of work.
Nacell website: national advisory centre on early language learning (includes some free French materials).
Chansons Collection of really good French songs to use in the classroom.
Chez Mimi Fun website from Channel 4 - language games (e.g. colours, shopping for food, clothes, rooms, family).

Lots of exercises written to be used with TaskMagic, you will need to buy a site license to use this at school, pupils can download and use this software at home as well. These exercises are for use with units 1-11 of the KS2 scheme of work.
Primary French website from the BBC (includes songs, games and dialogues).
Free primary resources from Merryman.
Free teaching materials. Bleu! Blanc! Rouge!

Pupils make their own language puzzles on-line.
Link Free downloadable templates to make your own interactive tasks e.g. Tetris and Memory Game Maker. Also includes some ready-made activities and songs. Languages Online, Australia.
Carnaval Information about 'Le carnaval des animaux' by Camille Saint-Saёns.
Storybird Have a look at Clare Seccombe's French (and Spanish) storybirds.
Sunderland Additional resources from Sunderland Schools' website for primary languages. These are excellent. Their conference on 9th March 2010 centred in particular on unit 17 of QCDA, and included detailed guidance (with PPTs) for joining in with the poem in unit 17.
Wkshts Enchanted learning – labelling worksheets for many different topics e.g. days of the week, clothes, body parts, furniture in the different rooms, time, compass points, dairy foods, fruit, members of the family, parts of the tooth, the house etc. Answers are provided.
Songs Songs for teaching French.