Resources around the year


European Day of Languages

Resources for European Day of Languages- 26th September


Effective resource to generate a class discussion about creating a positive ethos around language learning.

Cultural Treasure Hunt and Quiz

Resources from PowerLanguage Schools

Choose French or Spanish Cultural Treasure Hunt, questionaire and interactive quiz or if you have time do both.

6 QR codes for printing and placing around the school,  questionaires to complete during the cultural hunt and a follow on interactive quiz:


Spanish culture-hunt_questionnaire-for-printing

spanish culture-hunt_quiz

French culture-hunt_QR-codes

French culture-hunt_questionnaire-for-printing

French culture-hunt_quiz

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PLS4 Block 4- French Culture Hunt

PLS4 Block 4-Spanish Culture Hunt

You will need an iPad per group for this culture hunt. You also need to download a QR reader from the App store. These codes can then be read by the camera on the iPad. Hide the QR codes around the school. When the children find the code, they scan it and then watch the associated video. They can then answer the questions on the questionaire. If you do not have ipads, the videos can be accessed on PowerLanguage Schools. The activity is the completed with the interactive quiz.


Introduction to Gaelic- Scotland’s own language.

Go to Go!Gaelic to download the sound enabled Gaelic Introductions PowerPoint presentation

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Choose a simple story which can be played in several languages.

The Spider Family story is recommended- French, Spanish and German versions.

ECML (European Centre of Modern Languages) website for comparing animal noises and idioms in many different languages. There arealso many other language related activities available on this site.



French Resources

A Selection of Autumn Activities

Autumn Poster

French Autumn Flashcards

Poem about apples

Reading/colouring activity to consolidate poem

Hedgehog Activity


French Resources


Vieille sorcière,                                                         Vieille sorcière,
Vieille sorcière,                                                         Vieille sorcière,
Que fais-tu ?                                                               Que fais-tu ?
Que fais-tu ?                                                               Que fais-tu ?
Je mange une citrouille.                                        Je mange une grenouille.
Je mange une citrouille.                                        Je mange une grenouille.
Crique, craque, croque.                                          Couah, Couah, Couah
Crique, craque, croque.                                          Couah, Couah, Couah

Halloween prepositions

Halloween directions

Halloween Quiz

TES Halloween resources


French Resources

Advent calendar with French songs

Christmas in France- Information and quiz

Colour and number Christmas activity

Printable Christmas resources

More printables

Growstorygrow-Christmas stories: Le Père Noël, Les Vêtements de Père Noël, L’histoire de Noël

French Christmas Songs

Jingle Bells (Vive le vent)

Silent night (Douce nuit)

il est né le divin enfant

Gaelic Christmas resources

Gaelic Christmas song

snowman song

winter song

Santa claus song


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