Topical teaching ideas

If you want authentic materials for your lesson but don’t have time to search the net, here’s something for you. Topical, engaging news articles and video clips with suggested teaching ideas.

 

 



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Friday 9th October 2015


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French | Listening | Food
Tap into the current interest in The Great Bristish Bake Off with this clip from the French version, Le Meillleur Pâtissier. Thanks to @MLMusings for the link. À vos marques, prêts, pâtissez! Teaching ideas As the French is so fast, try getting Read more...


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Thursday 23rd April 2015


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German | Culture | Food
The 'Get Germanized' You Tube channel has all kinds of short video clips on a range of German language and and cultural topics. Although the clips are in English, the presenter is German and the content is very accessible for KS3 students. Here are some Read more...


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Friday 29th August 2014


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French | Reading | Culture | KS3 | GCSE
The importance of a good baguette cannot be underestimated … Teaching ideas Project the article, showing the image of the bread and the five short introductory paragraphs. Read the first paragraph and ask students to translate it. Read more...


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Friday 1st August 2014


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Spanish | Ice cream
Another great reason to go to Spain: they've invented an ice cream which changes colour as it melts and doesn't even contain E numbers! Read all about it here. Teaching ideas Starter: go to the article and minimise the webpage so that just the Read more...

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