Lesson 4: Describing personality traits in French

Children learn to describe other pupils’ personalities, building their vocabulary by using a simple sentence structure

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding simple descriptive sentences

  • Understanding sentences to describe someone’s appearance

  • Describing personality traits

  • Knowing how to change most adjectives to describe a girl (or a feminine noun)

Lesson Plan

Descriptive sentences about friends
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Teacher Video: Describing personality traits in French

Presentation: Key Vocabulary and Pronunciation - Describing personality traits in French

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Presentation: Personalities

Created by:
Simone Haughey,  
Languages specialist
Previously a generalist Primary teacher for 12 years, Simone now specialises in Languages. She is MFL Consultant and Languages Teacher at Robin Hood Primary. Her work with Mandarin Chinese led to the IoE Confucius Institute for Schools awarding her school with Confucius…
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