This book project can be used with the following novels about kids who live in different countries and come from diverse backgrounds. The books are: The Heaven Shop, Shiva's Fire, Garbage King, Libertad, I am a Taxi, Breadwinner, Parvana's Journey,
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Lesson Plans (Individual), Novel Study, Literature Circles
This two page document is a scripted play based on Mr Bean's Snickers commercial playing on youtube. This is a 5 part French play with English in brackets below so kids know what they are saying. The kids love to present this play to their peers.
This is a cute French story based on the popular youtube clip Bird on a Wire by Pixar. My product is a French story summary along with 4 "this or that" styled questions. An answer key is provided. I recommend users read my version of the story
The kids love this funny Mr Bean commercial about Mr Bean "not being" himself until he eats a Snickers. You can see the commercial on youtube. I wrote a beginners French story using 10 frames from the commercial. On each slide there is an English
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Lesson Plans (Individual), Interactive Whiteboard, Movie Guides
This is a beginner's French story about a boy named Alain who walks his dog to the park in Paris. He sees a friend Isabelle. He invites Isabelle and her dog to visit the Eiffel Tower. Isabelle declines the invitation because their two dogs do not
This cute story is about things we know for sure like there are lots of stars in the sky; it's cold in winter; the rainbow follow the rain; my dog understands me and the northern lights dance in the sky. But, does the unicorn exist? The lesson
This is an engaging and comical French story about the life of a rat compared to the life of a young man. My French story is a rendition of the original story entitled The Short and Incredibly Happy Life of Riley by Colin Thompson and Amy Lissiat.
This is a French story I created from the youtube clip of the same name. There are 14 screenshots from youtube with French sentences and English subtitles. In addition there are 2 pages of activities. This is best to show on an overhead projector