The first minute of this survey video on YouTube (from www.generation-what.francetv.fr) could be a nice starting point for getting AS-level French students to discuss family relationships. First, ask your class to answer the survey question for themselves:... read more
Following on from the royal wedding celebrations, this clip from Le Chiffroscope offers some authentic listening practice for AS/A level French students on the topic of marriage.
The video is full of facts, figures and trends on the decline of marriage... read more
The official video of the group Grand Corps Malade has some fantastic choreography to go with their spoken version of an updated Romeo and Juliette story. Great for AS students covering the relationships topic, but could also be used with younger students... read more
Deutsche Weller, Germany's international broadcaster, has a photo feature on its culture pages about 10 German terms of endearment, with explanations in English. Here's a suggestion on using these 10 words as a vocabulary / thinking skills starter activity... read more
Taking her love for Twilight character Edward Cullen (played by Robert Pattinson) to extremes, Lauren Adkins has actually married a cardboard cut-out of her idol. This article would make an interesting introduction to the GCSE context of relationships... read more