This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, artists, and the culture of France. You can use this slideshow at the beginning of a unit on France or Impressionism. You can also print it out and use it as a book for student research.
This slideshow also has 4 questions at the end of the slideshow to review what students have learned. This download comes as a PDF file and is NOT editable.
This slideshow includes:
a map of France
popular foods: french bread, croissants, omelettes, cheese, pastries, escargot, and frog's legs
"Are french fries really from France?"
a few basic French phrases to learn
famous tourist destinations in Paris such as the Louvre, Eiffel Tower, and Notre Dame
Tour de France
famous Impressionist artists: Claude Monet, Paul Cezanne, and Edgar Degas
See more of my lessons about world cultures here.
Additional resources on France or French artists-
Mary Cassatt Poster (not a French artist, but she worked in France with the Impressionists)