French 2 Teacher Resources
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Introduce your intermediate French speakers to the future tense with this plan. The plan is broken up into teacher tasks and student tasks, making it clear and easy to understand. There are also three worksheets included, but only one focuses on the future tense. It appears some of the information comes from the Holt French 3 book.
Learn Your Numbers
Are your young, beginning French speakers learning how to count? Give them this ten-page worksheet to have them practice writing numbers in English and French. Great for printing practice and vocabulary development.
New! The Writing Process
The writing process can be daunting for many young learners. This presentation breaks it down into seven manageable steps, including examples that clearly model the process for young writers. Present this resource to your class in the fall and use it to guide student writing throughout the year. Though best suited for responding to writing prompts, these steps can be applied to a variety of different writing formats.
Comparez les animaux
Beginning and intermediate French language learners use the phrases plus que, moins que, and aussi que to compare animals with a one-page learning exercise. After comparing a list of animals provided, writers are encouraged to craft their own comparison sentences. A great way to assess understanding, as the learning exercise is lightly scaffolded.
Adjective Agreement Crossword
Adjectives must agree with the nouns they precede. Give your intermediate French language learners an opportunity to review common adjectives with a crossword puzzle. Learners rewrite 30 given sentences using the correct form of the adjective listed. An answer sheet is not included.
Ye Olde English Sayings
Discover the historical roots of modern English with your young learners, and then discover the meaning of many old English sayings. What a great chance to explore the history behind many of the words and phrases we use today!
Causes of the American Revolution: the Stamp Act Crisis
Fifth graders view primary documents to become familiar with the causes of the American Revolutionary War. In this Causes of the American Revolution activity, 5th graders answer questions based on the documents. Students complete a graphic organizer projected on an overhead projector.
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 1
Provide this two-page worksheet as your intermediate French speakers read chapter one of Le Petit Prince. The first section contains vocabulary practice, while the second page focuses on reading comprehension. The questions are well-written, and your kids are sure to build their French skills.
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 2
Reading Le Petit Prince? When you hit chapter two, give this reading guide to your intermediate French readers. There are two sections; the first section contains a vocabulary exercise, and the second has a list of reading comprehension questions. Excellent!
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 4
Help your intermediate French speakers dive into Le Petit Prince with this reading guide for chapter four. There are two exercises provided; the first develops vocabulary skills and it requires learners to use a word's context to guess its meaning. The second activity focuses on reading comprehension.
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 14
Read the classic Le Petit Prince with your intermediate French speakers. This worksheet is designed to be used with chapter 14 and focuses on learning new vocabulary words in context and testing reading comprehension. Since the vocabulary appears in context (each word is presented with the sentence it appears in), your learners could complete this part before they read the chapter. A good way to front-load new vocabulary terms.
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 18, 19, et 20
As your intermediate French speakers read Le Petit Prince, have them complete these vocabulary and short answer questions for chapters 18, 19, and 20. The questions are all written in French, and no answers are provided; however, if you're very familiar with the story, you should be able to answer them fairly easily.
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 24
Where is the Little Prince in chapter 24 of Le Petit Prince? Provide your intermediate French readers with this chapter guide to keep them focused. First they complete the vocabulary section, and then they answer a set of comprehension questions. Most of the questions ask for basic recall, so consider adding one or two that encourage learners to delve deeper into the text.
Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 26 et 27
Sometimes it's hard to compose challenging, thoughtful questions for every chapter in a reading. If you're reading Le Petit Prince with your intermediate French class, you're in luck! Included here is a great resource for chapters 26 and 27! Develop vocabulary and assess reading comprehension!
When do you use the future tense? In French, there are two ways to say things in the future tense. This short, eight-slide PowerPoint introduces both options and provides just a few examples. To strengthen this presentation, add additional examples and a practice opportunity for your intermediate French speakers.
Canada: A Land Rich in Beauty and Culture
Third graders in groups research the different regions of Canada. They create a timeline to put the major events of Canada's history in order.
Interview Exclusive! Paris-Match interroge Audrey Tatou, vedette du film, Le fableux destin d'AmÂ¿Â¿lie Poulain
Students role play an interview. After researching Audrey Tautou and the movie Amelie, pairs of students take turns interviewing each other. One plays the role of a journalist and the other plays the role of an actress. During the simulation, students speak in French. The teacher observes their proper use of questions and adjective placement.
La Salle and the Fur Trade
Fourth graders examine the fur trade of the 1700's. In this explorers lesson, 4th graders discuss how the French explorers traded items with the Native Americans for fur. They look at the explorer La Salle and how he influenced the fur trade.
French Days of the Week Quiz
In this recognizing the French words for the days of the week quiz, students choose multiple choice answers. Students answer seven questions.
Students engage in conversation using the target vocabulary and grammar structure while discussing prices in euro. They also engage in listening and writing skills related to these topics. Finally, students identify and analyze the monetary unit euro and foreign exchange rate used in the target culture and use math to convert prices from euro to US$.