Lesson 1: Countries

Recognising the present and near future tenses Using the words for different countries in French and the near future tense, pupils describe where they go on holiday and why

Learning Objectives

  • Using previous knowledge of countries

  • Starting to use the near future tense

  • Describing where I am going on holiday and why

  • Recognising the present and near future tense in French.

Lesson Plan

Using the near future tense
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Simone Haughey,  
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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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