Texting/Chatting in another language is hard enough but learning all the shorthand can be even more challenging. Our students are part of the new generation that rarely uses spellcheck or full words...just like French teens. Here is a fun cultural activity to get them into French texting/chat wording.
It's a quick warm-up or fun wind-down to a day.
(I include it as 'chat' language because I find a lot of my kids who are into gaming are often playing with kids from around the world-many of them French speakers. They end up chatting with them and sometimes encounter this type of shorthand)