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3 Fabulous French Project Ideas Involving Fun, Food and Family

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You’re an enthusiastic French teacher in a classroom full of beginners.

After you exchange the niceties requisite of a limited vocabulary—you know, Ça va? Oui, ça va! Et toi, ça va? Ça va, merci, et toi? Comme ci comme ça,

5 Mind-blowing French Vocabulary Games That Students Love to Play

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Sometimes, there’s no shortcut for teaching your students French words.

Sometimes, you’ve just gotta break out that dreaded vocab list.

Sure, they can increase their vocabulary as a by-product of watching television and videos, listening to music and reading books.…

5 Useful Classroom Activities for Learning French Through Missing Information

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Old-style teaching falling flat in your French class?

Mindlessly copying vocab or listening to you drone on for half an hour about the glories of the subjunctive will not engage your French students’ attention.

These ways of teaching just don’t …

French + Math = 5 Ridiculously Fun Number Games

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It’s time to mix and mingle.

We’re letting French out on the loose to connect with other subjects.

How will these connections benefit your students?

It’s easy as 1, 2, 3.

To make French more relevant to your students, all …

5 French Listening Activities to Perk Up Your Students’ Ears

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Two students sit side by side as you teach.

You’re thrilled to be introducing a fun new game.

They both have their eyes on you, and similar expressions on their face.

On the surface, all is well.

But underneath, …

7 Best Tongue Twisters to Greatly Improve French Pronunciation

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Do your students really want to be understood when they speak in French?

Are your students tired of those little phrase books for tourists that don’t really teach them how to speak like a native?

Do you wish there …

4 Fun Classroom Games Guaranteed to Get Your French Students Talking

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“I’m bored, can’t we play a game?”

How many times do you hear this phrase a week?

Want to make it disappear from your students’ mouths and have some serious fun?

Then you’ve gotta play games in your French class.