Lesson 1: Football vocabulary in French

Children explore fun ways of learning and recalling new football related vocabulary and developing their learning strategies to work out the meaning of new words

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding what is meant by cognates and near cognates and identifying them

  • Using cognates, near cognates and existing knowledge to work out the meaning of new words

  • Using different methods to learn new football related vocabulary

  • Developing strategies for recalling new vocabulary learned

  • Beginning to read and speak new football related words

Lesson Plan

Reading understanding and writing about sport
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Teacher Video: Football vocabulary in French

Presentation: Key Vocabulary and Pronunciation - Football vocabulary in French

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Presentation: Score a goal vocabulary

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Resources

Activity: Vocabulary list
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Activity: Score a vocabulary goal
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Activity: Flashcard template
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Created by:
Simone Haughey,  
Languages specialist
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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