S2 French

Introductions from a francophone perspective (quick revision from S1)

(Presentations from S1 may carry over!)

Theme 1: Mon séjour dans une ville francophone

June to September

An imaginary week-long visit to a French speaking city. Say what you will/can do, where you plan to visit (sightseeing) etc.

*Present tense, leisure and sport activities, personal information etc.

Cinema visit

Presentation: On va à …

Plan an itinerary as a tourist for your visit

Talking about your planned daily routine, what you will see and do there

*Present tense, reflexive verbs

Theme 2: La musique du monde francophone

Late October – February

A look at both traditional and popular music in French speaking countries across the globe.

Find out about famous musicians and pop stars in these countries.

Presentation: Il/elle s’appelle …………

*S2 exams

Theme 3: Bon appétit!

Late February to April

Traditional foods and recipes in French speaking countries

Imagine you live in other French speaking countries. What do you typically eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner?

(Pancake Tuesday – cross curricular link with FHT)

design restaurant menus from different countries etc.

Theme 4: On va à Paris!

April to May

Paris Project – research what there is to see and do in the French capital.

Imagine you have visited and describe what you did, where you went etc.

*Past Perfect Tense

 End of year project: Un séjour dans un pays francophone

May to June

Describe an imaginary visit to a French speaking country and say what you did, what foods you ate. Make reference to traditional music and cultural aspects of the chosen country.

Countries to choose from:

BeninBurkina

FasoBurundi

Cameroon

Central African Republic

Chad

Comoros

Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ivory Coast

Djibouti

Equatorial Guinea

Gabon

Guinea

Madagascar

Mali

Niger

Rwanda

Senegal

Togo

*Presentations should be carried out using ICT wherever possible