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Monday, 10 July 2017

Free French Projects for Grade 6-8 Core French (Fits New BC Curriculum)

I'm excited to share two free Core French projects that align with the new BC Curriculum for Grade 6-8!

Francophone Communities Across Canada Project


The first fits in with Grade 6 and Grade 7.  It is a Francophone Communities Across Canada Research Project.  

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/FREE-Francophone-Communities-Across-Canada-Project-Completely-Editable-3248067

Grade 6 BC Curriculum Connections:

Big Idea
  • Learning about Francophone communities helps us develop cultural awareness.
Content
Students are expected to know the following:

Grade 7 BC Curriculum Connections:

Big Idea
  • Deepening our knowledge of Francophone communities helps us develop cultural awareness.

Content
Students are expected to know the following:

  • Information about Francophone and Francophone Métis communities across Canada  
  • Francophone people live on First Peoples territories across Canada
Curricular Competencies
Students are expected to be able to do the following:
  • Identify, share, and compare information about Francophone and Francophone Métis communities in Canada
  • Identify cultural aspects of Francophone communities

Francophone Country Project

The second project fits with Grade 7 and Grade 8.  It is a Francophone Country Research Project.
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/FREE-Francophone-Country-Project-Completely-Editable-3248133

Grade 7 BC Curriculum Connections:

Big Idea
  • Deepening our knowledge of Francophone communities helps us develop cultural awareness.
Content
Students are expected to know the following:
  • Where French is spoken around the world
Curricular Competencies
Students are expected to be able to do the following:
  • Identify cultural aspects of Francophone communities 
  •  Demonstrate basic awareness that there are Francophone communities around the world

Grade 8 BC Curriculum Connections:

Big Idea
  • Acquiring a new language and learning about another culture deepen our understanding of our own language and culture
Content
Students are expected to know the following:
  • There are many Francophone communities around the world
  • Information about Francophone communities around the world 
  • Cultural aspects of Francophone communities, practices, and traditions  
Curricular Competencies
Students are expected to be able to do the following:


Both projects include a project outline/criteria page, marking rubric, and pages to help students keep track of sources and topics as they take notes.  And, both projects are completely editable!  

What do you think?  Have you done something similar? Let me know in the comments below.



Sunday, 9 July 2017

French Vocabulary Activities Bundle #2 - Food, Community, School, Body, Hobbies

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616

My newest French bundle is ready to download!  This bundle includes 64 pages of vocabulary lists, puzzles, activities, and quizzes.

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
You'll get 5 of my Vocabulary Activity Packs - Community, Food, Body, School, and Hobbies

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
Comprehensive vocabulary lists for each topic, with bright, colourful graphics

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
Students will have fun creating their own flash cards. This will help them to create connections that make sense to them to learn the vocabulary much faster!

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
Crossword puzzles with clues in English, and French words in the puzzles!

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
Fun, colourful fill-in-the-blank puzzles to help scaffold learning for beginner French students.

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
Vocabulary matching quizzes for each thematic topic, with answer keys provided!

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/French-Vocab-Activity-BUNDLE-2-Community-Food-School-Hobbies-and-Body-3247616
Scrambled word puzzles and matching word puzzles add an extra challenge for your more advanced students!

What do you think?  What themes or topics would you like to see in the future? Let me know in the comments below.




Monday, 3 July 2017

New Clip Art: Hobbies!

I've created a new clip art set all about hobbies!  In the set, I've included:


  • fishing
  • playing cards
  • reading
  • gardening
  • odd jobs
  • shopping
  • sewing
  • cooking
  • hiking
  • playing on a computer

Click on the picture to see how you can download the images.


https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Hobbies-Kids-Clip-Art-Set-20-images-for-personal-or-commercial-use-3194514


What do you think?  What other hobbies would you like to see?  Let me know in the comments below!