Grade 2 FRENCH celebrations and traditions unit for Ontario Social Studies.
Students will learn about families, diversity, cultures, celebrations and traditions with fun and hands on activities!
Over 100 pages of learning!
Check out the preview to see a snapshot of all the pages included (note, preview shows pages in english, all student pages are in FRENCH).
Types of families
Where is your family from?
Respecting cultural groups
Traditions and Celebrations
Comparing Celebrations (A letter from a child celebrating Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr is included for students to reply to with their own celebration or their family's celebration of Eid Al-Fitr. NO OTHER CELEBRATION EXAMPLE LETTERS ARE INCLUDED).
Celebrations (Ramadan & Eid Al-Fitr, Chinese New Year, Christmas, Diwali, Remembrance Day, Hannukah photo cards and organizers included- NO READING PASSAGES PROVIDED for these celebrations)
Celebrations Day Parade (adorable cumulative project with oral presentation)
Changing celebrations and traditions over time
Party Planner (creative cumulative project)
Word wall & mini dictionary
These topics are covered with with fun follow up activities, craftivities, class discussions, and more.
Cumulative project require little to no 'research', focus is on application and creativity. Assessment Checklists are provided for the cumulative tasks and framing questions.
(read aloud and video suggestions are included, however they are ENGLISH books. I do NOT currently have a list of French read alouds for this unit.)
Bonus: Visual arts connections included, with examples of completed work and Visual arts anchor charts to help your students focus on the elements of design!
**NOTE: All student pages are in FRENCH, all teachers notes are in ENGLISH, all home connection/parent notes are provided in BOTH French AND English ** .
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