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FRENCH


Form 2 - Key Stage 3 Year 8



Term Plans (2017-2018)

Textbook: Tricolore 2


Term 2



Period
Topic
Objectives
Vocabulary andGrammar Points
Week 1 8th- 12th Jan
REVIEW


Week 2 15th-19th Jan


REVIEW


Week 22nd – 26th Jan
REVIEW
&
Unité 3E, F
Daily routine

- To describe one’s daily routine
- Review of reflexive verbs
- Review of apprendre/comprendre
Week 429th Jan – 2nd Feb
Exam Review

Unité 3E, F
Daily routine

- To talk about one’s school schedule
- The verb vouloir
- Verbslike dire, lire, and écrire
- Shortened words in spoken French
- Prefixes/suffixes
- Tu vs. vous forms
- Dictionary skills
Week 55th – 9th Feb
Unité 4A, B
Family & Home Life


- To describe yourself and others
- To introduce people
- Members of the family
- Items of clothing
- Review if the verb être
- Physical adjectives
- Comparative and superlative : (- Plus…que…/ moins…que…/ aussi…que…/ le/la/les plus…/ le/la/les moins….)
Week 6 15th & 16th Feb
(After Carnival)
Unité 4A, B
Family & Home Life
(continued)
CARNIVAL, 12th to 14th Feb
Week 7 19th – 23rd Feb


Unité 4C
Household chores


- To talk about household chores
- Ask and answer questions when staying with a French family
- Expressions of frequency
- Daily routine
- Introduction to the passé composé (perfect past tense) using avoir + regular verbs
- Recognising past tense verbs
Week 8 26th Feb- 2nd Mar

Unité 4D & E
Household chores
- Talking about the past
- This”: ce, cette, ces
- Passé composé of -ir and -re verbs “
Week 9 5th – 9th Mar
Unité 4E & F


Review

Week 10 12th – 16th Mar


UNITÉ 5C, D
Cafés and restaurants
- Asking questions in the passé composé
- Negative sentences with the passé composé
- Pour + infinitive
- Passé composé of some irregular verbs
- Cultural lesson on French restaurants
Week 1119th – 23th Mar
UNITÉ 5C, D, F
Cafés and restaurants
- Discussing menus in French
- Expressing likes and dislikes
- Ordering in a restaurant
- Expressions of past time
Week 1226th – 28th Mar
END OF TERM

Term 1


Period
Topic
Objectives
Vocabulary
and Grammar Points
Week 1

4th-8th Sept
Review
- Review / Introductions
- Review of present tense of –er verbs
Week 2

11th -15th Sept
En ville (In town)

Shops and products
Tricolore 2, Unité 1A &B
- Identify French shops and what they sell
- Using de/ du/ de la/ des/ d’ (“some“)
- Types of shops and common foods
- Review of present tense of –re verbs, like vendre
- Numbers
Week 3
18th -22nd Sept
Money and prices
Unité 1C, D, E, F
- To say what is and is not sold in shops
- To talk about money and prices
- To say how much of something you want to buy
- To say there isn’t any or anymore of something in a shop
- Expressions of quantity
- Currency
- Review of present tense of –ir verbs
- Negation : ne…pas
- Negative of il y a : il n’y a pas / il n’y a plus
Week 4
25th -29th Sept
Countries of the world
Unité 2A & B
- To say which countries you are going to
- Countries, cities, and continents; and their gender
- Prepositions with cities and countries, and their gender
- Revising the verbs aller and partir
Week 5
2nd Oct -6th Oct
Transport
Unité 2C & D
- To talk about types of transport
- To say what you are going to do
- Types of transport
- The verb venir
- Question words
Week 6

9th -13th Oct
Leisure activities
Unité 2E
- To say what you can or cannot do
- To ask permission to do something
- To say when you are going to do something
- Review of leisure activities
- The verb pouvoir
- Aller + infinitive (to be going to…)
Week 7

16th - 20th Oct
Describing places
Unité 2F & G
- To describe places in a letter
- Extended descriptions of places
- Review of all material covered
Week 8

23rd -27th Oct
School life
Unité 3A & B
- To learn about school life in France and how it may differ from your school
- To talk about your school
- School subjects, les matières
- School facilities and clubs
- Review of adjectival agreement
Week 9

30th Oct - 3rd Nov
Making comparisons
Unité 3C & D
- To make comparisons of school subjects
- School subjects and opinions
- Comparative forms, plus… que
- The verbs apprendre and comprendre
Week 10

6th Nov -10th Nov
Daily routine
Unité 3E & F
- To describe one’s daily routine
- To talk about one’s school schedule Describe one’s daily routine
- Expressions of time and frequency
- Reflexive verbs
- The verb vouloir
- The verbs dire, lire, and écrire
- Shortened words
Week 11
13th -17th Nov
Family
Unité 4A, B, C
- To describe yourself and others
- To introduce people
- Members of the family
- Review if the verb être
- Expressions of past time
- Introduction to the past tense using avoir + regular verbs
Week 12
20th -24th Nov
Family
Unité 4D, E, F
- To talk about household choses
- ce, cet, cette, ces + noun (this, that…)
- Past tense of all regular verbs (-er, -ir, -re)
- Irregular verbs
Week 13
27th Nov – 1st Dec



REVISION AND END OF TERM ORAL EXAMS

Week 14
4th Dec –8th

END OF TERM EXAMS

Week 15
11th -15th Dec



END OF TERM ACTIVITIES






Term Plans (2016-2017)


Textbook: Tricolore 2



Term 3




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Notes
Week 1,2 & 3


- Introduction of the passé composé
- Forming past participles
- Present tense of ‘avoir’and ‘etre’
- Formation of the passé composé


- The passé composé
- Irregular past participles
- Forming negatives in the passé compose

- The passé composé
- Practise using the passé compose in extended writing
- Forming the passé compose of reflexive verbs

Weeks 4 & 5




- The passé compose with être
- Forming the passé compose using être
- Identifying verbs that use être in the passé compose
- Agreement of past participles

- Journeys
- Describing a journey and saying what you did

Week 6 & 7
Introduction of Imparfait
- Recognizing and forming a descriptive past



Describe how things use to be

Week 8 & 9
13th-17th June
Revision
To revise material covered for the year

Week 10
21st -24th June


END OF YEAR REVISION AND ORAL EXAMS
Week 11
27th June -1st July
END OF TERM EXAMS
Week 12
64th - 8 th July
END OF TERM EXAMS AND ACTIVITIES


Term 2




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Notes
Week 1







- Exam Review
- New Year Resolution
- Revision Futur proche

Weeks 2 & 3






- Parts of the body
- Describing appearances
- Body parts
- Describing what hurts
- Expressions used at the doctor’s office
- Expressions with avoir

- Extended description of people’s appearances
- Review of adjectives

Week 4 & 5


- Clothes

Comparative and Superlative forms in French
- Articles of clothing
- The verb mettre
- Review of weather

- Plus…que…/ moins…que…/aussi…que…/ le/la/les plus…/ le/la/les moins….

Week 6






Technology and the Internet
- The verbs dire, lire, écrire
- Discussing homework

Week 7 & 8 (Carnival)
- Commands
- Chores
- The imperative mood in French
- Expressions of frequency
- Review of time
- Daily routine vocabulary items

Week 9 & 10





- Introduction Past tense
- Recognize what happened in the past

Week 11






- Introduction Past tense
- Observe Passé Composé Structures


END OF TERM ACTIVITIES




Term 1




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points

Week 1
Exam Review
Places in a town
- Review of present tense of –er verbs

Weeks 2 & 3
Shops and products


Money and Prices
- Places in a town

- Saying what is and is not sold in shops
-
- Review of present tense of –re verbs


- Expressions of quantity
- Currency
- Numbers
- Review of present tense of –ir verbs

Weeks 4 & 5
Negatives


Countries
- Negatives – il n’y a pas/ il n’y a plus
- Using de/du/de la/ des/ d’

- Countries and continents in French
- Prepositions with towns and countries
- Revising the verbs aller and partir

Weeks 6 & 7
Transport


Leisure activities
- Means of transport
The verb venir

- Review of leisure activities
- The near future tense
The verb pouvoir

Weeks 8 & 9
Describing places


School
- Extended descriptions of places
Review of all material covered

- School facilities, clubs, uniform
- Review of adjectival agreement

Week 10
Comparisons
- School subjects and opinions
- Comparative forms
The verbs apprendre and comprendre

Week 11 & 12
Daily routine
- Expressions of time and frequency
Reflexive verbs

Week 13
REVISION AND END OF TERM ORAL EXAMS

Week 14
END OF TERM EXAMS

Week 15
END OF TERM ACTIVITIES








Term Plans (2015 - 2016)


Teacher: Ms. S. Garcia

Textbook: Tricolore 2

Term 3




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Notes
Week 1,2 & 3

11th - 30th April
- Revision of the passé composé
- Forming past participles
- Present tense of ‘avoir’and ‘etre’
- Formation of the passé composé

Weeks 4 &5

2nd -13th May
-The passé composé
- Irregular past participles
- Forming negatives in the passé compose

-The passé composé
- Practise using the passé compose in extended writing
- Forming the passé compose of reflexive verbs

Weeks 6 & 7

16 th - 25th May
- Travel plans and transport
- Review of means of transportation
- The verbs ‘aller’ and ‘venir

-Train journeys
- Getting timetable information
- Buying train tickets
- Finding information in a train station

Weeks 8 & 9

31st - 10th June
-The passé compose with être
- Forming the passé compose using être
- Identifying verbs that use être in the passé compose
- Agreement of past participles

- Journeys
- Describing a journey and saying what you did

Week 10

13th-17th June
Revision
To revise material covered for the year

Week 11

21st -24th June


END OF YEAR REVISION AND ORAL EXAMS
Week 12

27th June -1st July
END OF TERM EXAMS
Week 13

64th - 8 th July
END OF TERM EXAMS AND ACTIVITIES


Term 2




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Notes

Week 1 5th-8th JanUnit 3B

- Exam Review
- Comparative and Superlative forms in French
- Plus…que…/ moins…que…/aussi…que…/ le/la/les plus…/ le/la/les moins….

Weeks 2 11th- 15th JanUnits 3C&D
- Daily Routine
- Reflexive verbs in French
- Review of time
- Daily routine vocabulary items
- Negative forms of reflexive verbs

Week 318th – 22nd JanUnit 4B
- Chores
- Chores
- Expressions of frequency

Week 4 25th- 29th JanUnit 3E
- Saying what you (don’t) want to do
- Using the verb vouloir + infinitive
- Review of leisure activities

Week 51st - 5th FebUnit 3F
- Technology and the Internet
- The verbs dire, lire, écrire
- Discussing homework

Week 6 11th-12th Feb
CARNIVAL
- Review

Week 715th- 19th FebUnit 7A
- Clothes
- Articles of clothing
- The verb mettre
- Review of weather

Week 8 22nd – 26th Feb
- Describing appearances
- Extended description of people’s appearances
- Review of adjectives

Week 9 29th- 4th MarchUnit 7B and 4A
- Parts of the body
- Body parts

Week 10 7nd- 11th MarchUnit 7D
- Describing what hurts
- Expressions with avoir

Week 10 14th- 18th MarUnit 7E
- Commands
- The imperative mood in French
- Expressions used at the doctor’s office


END OF TERM ACTIVITIES




Term 1




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Week 1

8th-11th Sept


Exam Review
Places in a town
- Review of present tense of –er verbs
Weeks 2&3

14th-18th Sept


Shops and products


Money and Prices
- Places in a town

- Saying what is and is not sold in shops
-
- Review of present tense of –re verbs


- Expressions of quantity
- Currency
- Numbers
- Review of present tense of –ir verbs
Weeks 4 &5

21st-2nd Oct


Negatives


Countries
- Negatives – il n’y a pas/ il n’y a plus
- Using de/du/de la/ des/ d’

- Countries and continents in French
- Prepositions with towns and countries
- Revising the verbs aller and partir
Weeks 6&7
6 th Oct - 16thOct


Transport


Leisure activities
- Means of transport
The verb venir

- Review of leisure activities
- The near future tense
The verb pouvoir

Weeks 8&9

19th- 30th Oct


Describing places


School
- Extended descriptions of places
Review of all material covered

- School facilities, clubs, uniform
- Review of adjectival agreement
Week 10

2nd-6th Nov


Comparisons
- School subjects and opinions
- Comparative forms
The verbs apprendre and comprendre
Week 11 & 12

9th-20th Nov


Daily routine
- Expressions of time and frequency
Reflexive verbs
Week 13
23rd-27th Nov


REVISION AND END OF TERM ORAL EXAMS
Week 14
30th Nov-4th Dec
END OF TERM EXAMS
Week 15
7th -10th Dec
END OF TERM ACTIVITIES







Term Plans (2014 - 2015)

Term 2





Textbook: Tricolore 2




Period
Topic
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Notes
Week 1
5th-9th Jan
Unit 3B
- Exam Review
- Comparative and Superlative forms in French
- Plus…que…/ moins…que…/aussi…que…/ le/la/les plus…/ le/la/les moins….

Weeks 2
12th- 16th Jan
Units 3C&D
- Daily Routine
- Reflexive verbs in French
- Review of time
- Daily routine vocabulary items
- Negative forms of reflexive verbs

Week 3
19th – 23rd Jan
Unit 4B
- Chores
- Chores
- Expressions of frequency

Week 4
26th- 30th Jan
Unit 3E
- Saying what you (don’t) want to do
- Using the verb vouloir + infinitive
- Review of leisure activities

Week 5
2nd- 6th Feb
Unit 3F
- Technology and the Internet
- The verbs dire, lire, écrire
- Discussing homework

Week 6
9th- 13th Feb
Unit 7A
- Clothes
- Articles of clothing
- The verb mettre
- Review of weather

Week 7
16th- 20th Feb
CARNIVAL
- Describing appearances
- Extended description of people’s appearances
- Review of adjectives

Week 8
24th- 28th Feb
Unit 7B and 4A
- Parts of the body
- Body parts

Week 9
2nd- 6th March
Unit 7D
- Describing what hurts
- Expressions with avoir

Week 10
9th- 13th Mar
Unit 7E
- Commands
- The imperative mood in French
- Expressions used at the doctor’s office

Week 11
16th – 20th Mar
Unit 7F
- Ordering food and drink
- Using the verb boire
- Opinions
- Buying items in a café

Week 12
23rd- 27th Mar
END OF TERM ACTIVITIES




Assessments during the term will include:

  • Spelling and Vocabulary tests
  • Homework assignments
  • Listening comprehension exercises
  • Reading comprehension exercises
  • Written expression exercises
  • Grammar exercises



Term 1





Period
Topic
Objectives
Vocabulary and Grammar Points
Notes
Week 1
4th-5th Sept
Exam Review
- Refresh and reactive knowledge from Form 1
- Review of present tense of –er verbs
- French pronouns

Week 2
8th-12th Sept
Places in a town
- Talk about shops and what they sell
- Learn how to shop for food and other items
- Review of present tense of –er verbs
- Places in a town
- Articles

Week 3
15th-19th Sept
Shops and products
- Saying what is and is not sold in shops
- Review of present tense of –re verbs
- The verb vendre

Week 4
22nd-26th Sept
Money and Prices
- Say how much of something one’s wants to buy
- Expressions of quantity
- Currency
- Numbers
- Review of present tense of –ir verbs

Week 5
29th – 3rd Oct
More about French shopping habits and lifestyle
- Use of Negatives sentences
- Negatives – il n’y a pas/ il n’y a plus
- Using de/du/de la/ des/ d’

Week 6
6th – 10th Oct
Countries and
Transport
- Countries and continents in French
- Means of transport
- Prepositions with towns and countries
- Revising the verbs aller and partir
- The verb venir

Week 7 - 8
13th- 22nd Oct
Leisure activities
- Review of leisure activities
- The near future tense
- The verb pouvoir

Week 9
27th- 31st Oct
Describing places
- Extended descriptions of places
- Review of all material covered

Week 10
3rd – 7th Nov
School
- School facilities, clubs, uniform
- Review of adjectival agreement

Week 11
10th – 14th Nov
Classroom
- School subjects and opinions
- Comparative forms
- The verbs apprendre and comprendre

Week 12
17th – 21st Nov
Daily routine
- Expressions of time and frequency
- Reflexive verbs

Week 13
24th –28th Nov
REVIEW AND END OF TERM ORAL EXAMS
Week 14
1st – 5th Dec
END OF TERM EXAMS
Week 15
8th – 12th Dec
END OF TERM ACTIVITIES



Useful Links:


Key Stage 3 Resources
http://www.sunderlandschools.org/mfl-sunderland/resources%20fr%20ks3.htm

http://www.languagesonline.org.uk/