"The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered in their proverbs." Francis Bacon (English author and philosopher ~ 1561 - 1626)
Love is blind.
Money can't buy happiness.
When the cat's away, the mice will play.
We've all heard proverbs like these growing up.
Now you can introduce your students to French proverbs in a fun and educational way.
These activities offer hands-on experience with a homework exercise, an oral classroom activity, a make-your-own poster for a bulletin board display, a crossword puzzle follow-up homework assignment, and then a short easy-to-grade quiz - all designed to make these proverbs more interesting & more memorable.
* A matching activity that can be used as homework (or as classwork)
* A partner activity in which students circulate to find their 'proverb partner'
* An overhead to explain what a proverb is … something which many of today's students are not at all familiar with
* A proverb poster project
* Over 35 proverbs in French and English
* This makes a nice bulletin board or hall display of student work
* A crossword puzzle using words from the proverbs for homework prior to the quiz
* An answer key to the puzzle
* A quiz using proverbs and words from them
* An answer key
* Mon Classeur
~ a notebook check sheet so students stay organized
* L'ordre est né du désordre, n'est-ce pas ?
Wondering what to do on those days after the AP French exam
Looking for a meaningful activity to keep students engaged those last few days before Christmas break ?
Why not use some proverbs that offer common sense and popular wisdom ?
Everything here is ready-to-use to save you time and acquaint your students with these folksy words of wisdom in French. (34 pages)
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KEYWORDS Proverbes français / French vocabulary builder / French culture / Un dicton français / French enrichment activity / AP French Exam