Lesson 1: Follow the teacher

Children learn common classroom instructions through games including; 'Répétez si c'est vrai', Kim's Game, a word and action matching game and 'Jacques a dit!' - the French version of ‘Simon Says’

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding and responding to instructions in the classroom

  • Giving instructions in the classroom

  • Recognising words that the teacher mouths silently

Lesson Plan

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Teacher Video: Follow the teacher

Presentation: Key Vocabulary and Pronunciation - Follow the teacher

Open in presentation mode and click on the dots to hear the sound recordings in French

Presentation: Class commands

Open in presentation mode and click on the dots to hear the sound recordings in French

Resources

Activity: Noughts and crosses
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Activity: Match the symbol
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Created by:
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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