French sport and the Olympics

Learning sports vocabulary, the names of various countries, how to conjugate 'aller' to go and which preposition to use to express going to a country, culminating in writing a magazine article about participating in the Olympic Games

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Lesson 1: Sports in French

Learning the names of some sports in French, how to say that you play a sport and how to express an opinion about sports both orally and in writing

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Lesson 2: France and around the world

Identifying the geographical locations of different countries round the world and learning the French name for these countries

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Lesson 3: France - Ready to go!

Learning the verb 'aller' (to go) and how to conjugate in the present tense. Using the correct preposition with 'aller' to be able to say that I or someone is going to a country

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Lesson 4: La compétition - Le Tour de France

Learning about the Tour de France cycling competition and becoming familiar with the names of various P.E. action verbs, reinforcing learning through a board game

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Lesson 5: French boules - pétanque

Understanding how to play pétanque, and expressing opinions in writing about whether a sport is liked or not liked

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Lesson 6: The French go to the Olympic Games

Learning about the ancient and modern Olympic Games and writing a magazine interview article in French about taking part in an Olympic sport

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Vocabulary and Pronunciation for French Sport and the Olympics Lessons 1-6

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