Stromae Papaoutai Culture Activity | French Distance Learning

Grade Levels
8th - 11th
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Looking for an authentic French song to add to your distance learning arsenal? Your French 1 students will request Stromae every day as soon as they hear the song Papaoutai. This self-paced digital resource for Google Slides provides the song lyrics with CLOZE listening activities, interpretation, and a short, comprehensible biography of Stromae in French.

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Expose your students to authentic Francophone culture and help train their ears using a popular French song with substance! Completely digital and NO PREP for the teacher!


1. Full lyrics activity & links to videos

2. Glossary in English for levels French 1-2 or early immersion

3. CLOZE listening activity - students fill in missing lyrics

4. Interpretation activity in English

5. Biography of Stromae's career and activity

6. Important high-frequency verbs interpretation activity based on comprehensible input teaching strategies

Activities total 2 days of self-paced teaching ideal for distance learning and for your Google Classroom needs.

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Total Pages
13 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 days
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