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.
Kids United is a group of five children, aged 9-16, whose cover versions of classic songs are taking France by storm. This talented bunch of kids are also ambassadors for Unicef and have quickly become celebrities.
On the Kids United official homepage you will find mini biographies of each of the singers. Students could be asked to find out as much as they can about each of the children.
You will also find their music videos to use for listening material.
On YouTube there is an hour-long documentary charting their rise to fame and the beginning of this could be used for some authentic listening for gist.