Crafty ideas – this site has lots of templates and printables, as well as geometric shape nets and crafts. – another site full or spring and mothers day craft ideas.

Maman je t’aime – mothers day song lyrics – find the Henri Des song on you tube here 

Mothers day card – simple presentation to make mothers day cards using ‘Tu es…’ and adjectives.

Minions sing Happy Birthday in French  – hysterical video which the kids love.


ALL Primary Hub Network Meeting – 9th November

Thanks to all those who came along tonight for the final meeting of the year. It was night to enjoy a mince pie and a chat as well as exchange festive ideas.

Below are the materials referenced as promised.

Frozen Song



Let it go french lyrics gapfill

Let it go french lyrics – updated

Below is the backing track for the children to sing to – just the first section of the song as per the lyrics.

Frozen gap fill – for smartboard

olaf display – this is the display in the corridor of our school if anyone wants to use it. I bought Olaf on Amazon.


Other Christmas stuff


ugly-christmas-sweater-worksheet Frozen gap fill

Assessment Guidance as discussed 

assessment+guidance download the full document here or go to the ALL website for primary materials here

Hope this is all helpful to people and wishing you a fabulous festive break.  See you in the New Year


ALL Primary Hub Meeting 22nd October


Hi to everyone who came along today – below are the materials referenced at the meeting. Here is a pumpkin soup recipe too which you might like to use with older pupils for Halloween. Enjoy the Half term.

‘L’Automne arrive’

L’automne arrive   ptt of text and gap fill

little rabbit   – pictures from the book

Materials on Differentiation 

10 ideas for dealing with differentiation






Christmas Songs and ideas – how to make pop up christmas cards – City and nativity cut outs.


– just sound




Other websites referenced – for Fakebook, QR codes and other fun tools – for poems, stories and various other resources for reading. – link to books shared



Launching Primary Languages – 2nd October

Here are the materials from today’s sessions for you to download as promised, as well as some of the link mentioned





Rachel Hawkes website link

Brendenisteaching – link to website

Languages without limit– further reading on Phonics and it’s benefits for MFL



PL Meeting 28th JAN

Here is access to the materials discussed today:


Assessment information from Westdene TSA


The new requirement puts modern foreign language on the same footing as other foundation subjects and therefore will be inspected in the same way – OFTSED feedback regarding progression and assessment.

ilanguages sample  Sample scheme of work from iLanguages

More at  ilanguages.­co.­uk



PL Network Meeting – 3rd December

A really useful sharing of ideas and dialogue today at Westdene, here are the links to the materials shared as promised:

Songs & Video

Bonjour, Bonjour! – alain le lait (French greetings) – YouTube_0 (Low) copy

BONNE ET HEUREUSE ANNEE 2013 – Les Enfantastiques chorale d enfants (Low)

Bonne et heureuse année lyrics

Entre le bœuf et l âne gris (HD)

French tidy up song – Rangeons la salle de classe (Low)

Jean Petit qui danse – French and English subtitles.mp4 (Low) copy

Jingle Bilingual Une Patate – French (Low)

The twelve days of Christmas – Les douze jours de Noël – BABELZONE (Low) Vive le vent – French christmas song – Babelzone – LCF Clubs (Low)

Y EN A ASSEZ POUR TOUT LE MONDE – Les Enfantastiques – Une chorale d enfants qui manifeste (Low)

Je suis une pizza!

Pigloo – Moi j’aime skier – ( paroles ) YourKidTV



Le Petit Poisson Blanc – ISBN : 2-87142-546-9 – Fish Book for colours

Dictionary Game

Looking up random words in the dictionary, the first child to find the correct word is the winner.

Numbers – doing mental maths in class in the TL in teams.


Using body parts to talk about Pharaohs and the Gods

Take 10 – Warm up and songs

I will send out a date for the next meet up after the Christmas break, and hopefully we can arrange further sessions regarding assessment, a bit of planning for progression and more shared ideas.

Best wishes for a festive end of term.