Lesson 1: Bonjour

Using puppets, children learn the greetings 'bonjour!', 'salut!' and 'au revoir', and to introduce themselves using 'Je m’appelle...'

Learning Objectives

  • Using an appropriate greeting

  • Introducing myself

  • Finding out someone else’s name

  • Using the correct pronunciation

Lesson Plan

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Teacher Video: Bonjour!

Key Vocabulary and Pronunciation: Bonjour!

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Activity: Greetings speech bubbles
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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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