Lesson 4: To have or to be

To know that some verbs do not follow regular patterns and recognising the different parts of the verb ‘avoir’ and ‘être’

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing that some verbs do not follow regular patterns

  • Conjugating high frequency verbs ‘to have’ and ‘to be’

  • Thinking of ways to practice new language with a partner

  • Applying understanding of pronunciation to new words

Lesson Plan

Avoir and Être To have and to be
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Teacher Video: To have or to be


Danger Phonics
Trash or Treasure
Verb Cards
Verb Bug Template - Avoir
Verb Bug Template - Etre
Verb Bug Template - Blank
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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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