French football champions
In this football-themed unit, pupils develop and practise many important learning strategies that they can use in their future learning of other languages and subjects. Children develop their reading, speaking and listening skills, responding to questions about footballers, building to writing their own football player profiles in French based on research of a chosen player.
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Lesson 4: French football vocabulary tournament
A football vocabulary tournment encourages children to score points by recalling French vocabulary and English translations from the unit and the children undertake a French comprehension exercise to prepare them to write their own football profiles in Lesson 6.
Lesson 5: Creating a footballer profile in French
After concluding their vocabulary tournament, the children use their knowledge of football vocabulary to research football players, and use the information to create a football player profile in French and to write speech bubble texts for their players.