French food - Miam, miam!

Free access during school closures: French food, cafés , ordering and menus -'Yum Yum'- or 'Miam, Miam'! This topic brings together several areas that pupils will have touched upon before as they use their knowledge of numbers in relation to money when paying for items in a café and their language detective skills to interpret French menus

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Lesson 1: Ordering food and drink in a French café

Free access during school closures. Children are introduced to France’s café culture by listening to a typical conversation and familiarising themselves with useful vocabulary

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Lesson 2: L’argent - dealing with French money

Free access during school closures. After recapping basic numbers, children develop their confidence when talking about different amounts of money

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Lesson 3: French shops - les magasins

Free access during school closures. Pupils learn the names of familiar shops and create triaramas to showcase their knowledge, including items that would be sold in them

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Lesson 4: French food - la nourriture

Free access during school closures. To increase children's repertoire of food related vocabulary, they find out for themselves the words that they want to say

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Lesson 5: French food - le menu

After reading and unpicking authentic French texts, children design and create their very own menus and take part in a food tasting activity

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Presentation: Key Vocabulary and Pronunciation for Topic, French food- Miam, miam!

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