Lesson 3: Tu as quel âge?

Children read 'Amelie’s Letter', looking for clues to help them decipher it's meaning and learn to ask 'Tu as quel âge?' and reply with 'J’ai ... ans'

Learning Objectives

  • Able to give age and ask someone how old they are

  • Comparing sentence structures in French and English and explaining similarities and differences

Lesson Plan

Asking and saying how old you are
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Teacher Video: Tu as quel âge?

Presentation: Key Vocabulary and Pronunciation - Tu as quel âge?

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Presentation: Amélie’s letter


Activity: Amelie's letter
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Belinda Dean,  
Languages specialist
Belinda is a French and Spanish teacher as well as a trainer for Network for Languages at Bath Spa University for the last seven years, delivering courses for teachers and PGCE students, and Expert Centre co-ordinator for the Global Learning…
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