French Literature Teacher Resources

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Finding Rhyming Words in a French Poem

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students discover French letter sound combinations. They read a French poem in which they discover different combinations that rhyme. They continue the rhyming pattern by adding their own lines to the poem. They read their poem to the...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 8

For Students 9th - 10th
Are you reading chapter eight of Le Petit Prince? As you read, assign these two exercises to your French literature enthusiasts. The first page focuses on vocabulary development, while the second exercise focuses on reading comprehension. 
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Types of Literature

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Explore a short piece of French literature with intermediate French scholars. Either assign readers to each character, or divide the class into groups to give the story some life. There's a student task sheet included as well, although...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 2

For Students 9th - 10th
Reading Le Petit Prince? When you hit chapter two, give this reading guide to your intermediate French readers. There are two sections; the first section contains a vocabulary exercise, and the second has a list of reading comprehension...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 4

For Students 9th - 10th
Help your intermediate French speakers dive into Le Petit Prince with this reading guide for chapter four. There are two exercises provided; the first develops vocabulary skills and it requires learners to use a word's context to guess...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitres 11 et 12

For Students 9th - 10th
Reading Le Petit Prince with your French classes is an important way to develop reading comprehension skills in a second language. Provide this reading guide for chapters 11 and 12 of the short novel. The first section offers a...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 26 et 27

For Students 9th - 10th
Sometimes it's hard to compose challenging, thoughtful questions for every chapter in a reading. If you're reading Le Petit Prince with your intermediate French class, you're in luck! Included here is a great resource for chapters 26 and...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 3

For Students 9th - 10th
Get to know the little prince with this reading guide for chapter three of Le Petit Prince. The first activity develops vocabulary, and the second activity focuses on reading comprehension. Consider having learners complete the...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 9

For Students 9th - 10th
Consider assigning the vocabulary section of this worksheet before readers embark on chapter nine of Le Petit Prince. After they define the vocabulary words in context, have them read the chapter and refer back to the worksheet to answer...
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Le Petit Prince: chapitre 22 et 23

For Students 9th - 10th
Chapters 22 and 23 in Le Petit Prince are short, so pair them up with this reading guide to ensure your learners take enough time with the text. The first exercise develops their vocabulary, and the second focuses on reading comprehension. 
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 6 et 7

For Students 9th - 10th
Challenge your high school French classes by reading Le Petit Prince. As they read both chapter six and seven, distribute these worksheets. For each chapter, there is a vocabulary section and a list of reading comprehension questions....
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 24

For Students 9th - 10th
Where is the Little Prince in chapter 24 of Le Petit Prince? Provide your intermediate French readers with this chapter guide to keep them focused. First they complete the vocabulary section, and then they answer a set of comprehension...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 25

For Students 9th - 10th
Qui est le petit prince? Now that your class is on chapter 25, they should have a better idea of who the main characters are. Give them this reading guide to complete. The first section focuses on developing vocabulary skills, and the...
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 13

For Students 9th - 10th
What a great resource! As you're reading chapter 13 of Le Petit Prince with your intermediate language classes, hand out this two-page worksheet. There are two areas of focus: one is vocabulary, and the other is reading comprehension....
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Le Petit Prince: Chapitre 17

For Students 9th - 10th
Since it's most likely the first look at French literature your students have had, it's important to provide supplementary materials to help them analyze Le Petit Prince. This chapter guide, designed for chapter 17, addresses unknown...
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French Fairy Tales

For Teachers 9th - 12th
La Belle et la Bête! Read the original fairy tale with your Francophones and watch a brief clip from the 1940s film version. As an extension, have learners work in small groups or individually to create a comic book representation of the...
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Les Miserables

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Many consider Les Miserables to be one of the greatest novels ever written. An eBook version of Les Miserables by Victor Hugo contains the entire text, translated from the original French. Each section is organized into books and...
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Les Miserables Classroom Activities

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
Modern readers apply classic themes to Victor Hugo's masterpiece, Les Miserables. After they discuss tricky vocabulary and plot elements from the novel, class members compare Hugo's written work to a stage or film adaptation of the musical.
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Decoding Propaganda: J’Accuse…! vs. J’Accuse…!

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
Reading snail mail is a great way to go back into history and to understand others' points of view. The resource, the second in a five-part unit, covers the Dreyfus Affair. Scholars, working in two different groups, read one letter and...
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Imaginary Invalid: Study Guide

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What do you get when you cross a man with hypochondria, a young doctor, and a nun? A hilarious play by Moliere. A study guide for Imaginary Invalid introduces theater-goers to the French comedy by providing an overview of the characters...
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Why Should You Read "Waiting for Godot"?

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Sometimes life feels like a tragic comedy. A video about the play Waiting for Godot describes the play as a tragic comedy. Viewers see a summary of the famous drama and its history before answering multiple-choice and open-ended...
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Les Miserables Teacher Notes

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
Integrity and selflessness are not always rewarded as they should be in our modern world. Victor Hugo put the spotlight on the weaknesses of society—as well as the strength of the human spirit—in his novel Les Misérables, which is the...
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"J'adore la pizza" by Karen Kransky: Finding rhyming words in a French Poem

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students identify rhyming words in the French language. In this French rhyming words lesson, students participate in a shared reading of the poem "J'adore la pizza" by Karen Kransky. Students complete a cloze activity on the poem, break...
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Melodia Sight-Singing

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students practice sight-singing skills in this Choral lesson for the High School mixed-choir. Emphasis is placed on State and National Standards in the Arts and the song "Dirait-on", a piece by Morten Lauridson, based on the French...
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Around The World In One Semester!

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research a chosen country and do an oral presentation for the class. They then research and present a current event weekly for the remainder of the semester. They gain greater awareness of the world around them.

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