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FRENCH Year 8 Revision (Scroll down for Year 7)

Level 1

Speaking: Revise your speech. You should know this off by heart and the questions that we have done in class. You have your booklet.The booklet is attached here just in case: level-1-ce-oral-booklet

Listening: Go online to practise some listening. You can use the following sites: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z9dqxnb , http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z9dqxnb or

You should also revise vocabulary from your book / vocabulary lists. Use languages online to help revise!

Reading: You have been given a couple of practice papers. Have a go at these:  13_french_level_1_reading_and_writing-2   13_french_level_1_reading_and_writing-xx

Writing: Have a go at the above papers. Check your spellings and be accurate when copying. Read the instructions carefully. Think about having a good beginning, an accurate verb and some additional detail in each sentence.

Level 2

Speaking: You need to know your two speeches off by heart – Personal Description and Freetime. You should also be revising the questions from the booklet and roleplay. The booklet is attached here just in case: common-entrance-french-oral-revision-booklet-l2

You will also need to revise your roleplay skills. Here is the roleplay rule sheet: roleplay-rule-sheet

Listening: There are lots of useful practice exercises here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zgdqxnb , here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z9dqxnb and here: http://www.ashcombe.surrey.sch.uk/07-langcoll/MFL-resources/french/fr-video-index.shtml

You should also revise vocabulary from your book / vocabulary lists. Use languages online to help revise!

Reading: You can practise some reading exercises here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/french/readingf/

Revising vocabulary is also very important. Look – Cover – Write – Check!

Writing: You will need to write about the five pictures. Think BVD (Beginning, Verb, Detail) and then write a letter. Here is the powerpoint that we have worked through in class: lettre-pp  If you would like to do a practice paper: click here.

Scholarship

Speaking: Use your CE Level 2 booklet for some guidance on the sort of questions you may be asked. You will have an unprepared conversation on one of the topics from the booklet.

Listening: There are lots of useful practice exercises here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zgdqxnb , here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z9dqxnb and here: http://www.ashcombe.surrey.sch.uk/07-langcoll/MFL-resources/french/fr-video-index.shtml

Reading: You can practise some reading exercises here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/french/readingf/ You can also use quizlet. Search for Year 8 South Lee, request to join the group and work the various sets of vocabulary on there.

Writing: Use this powerpoint to help prepare for your letter writing: lettre-pp

Grammar: Work through sections of the grammar book that you have been given. If you get stuck, reread the information, try to work it out and if, after giving it a really good go you are struggling, make a note and we will go through it after the break.

FRENCH Year 7 Revision

Level 1 & 2

Speaking: You have your personal description (and family) speech and your booklet. You need to learn these really well. Here is the booklet just in case: common-entrance-french-oral-revision-booklet-l2

Listening: There are some practice exercises here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/french/ and you should make sure you know your vocabulary.

Reading: Revise your vocab! You can use your quizlet account to work through the various sets of vocabulary on there. Another useful revision tool is the BBC reading website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/french/

Writing: Beginning Verb Detail! Practise writing sentences about various pictures. Make sure you have all three parts to your sentence!

Most importantly: relax, sleep, drink lots of water and enjoy half term!