Two new digital escape games

I've been busy working on lots of new things during my winter break. It's kind of nice to have some time off to work on things I've been keeping in the back of my mind. The last day before break, I took my classes to the lab and we did the Joyeux Noel breakout...

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Le Nouvel An

Bonne Année! I hope that 2017 was a good year for everyone, and that 2018 will be even better! I've been busy during my break getting some relaxation, visiting with my daughter (who has moved away for college, so I don't get to see her enough) and generally doing...

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La Navidad – Digital breakout

It's that time of year - teachers are tired and kids are excited and everyone is ready for a break. Or maybe just a breakout? La Navidad Digital Breakout is a fun game that you can have your students play that will teach them about the holiday celebrations across the...

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2-days only Cyber Sale!

If you haven't already heard, TPT is going to be offering a special 2-day only sale on Monday November 27 and Tuesday November 28. This includes everything in my store! So if you've got things sitting in your shopping cart, or maybe have had your eye on trying...

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Les Aventures du Père Noël – updated!

I got around to updating the story of Père Noël, since it's been a couple of years. I put in some new images (photos for the most part, not clip art!) as well as updating the useful links in that section. There are new updated videos with the newest windows from...

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The -ER verb song

If your students are like mine, they have trouble learning to conjugate verbs. Of course, it's not that difficult once you get the hang of it - but the first conjugations they encounter can be tricky! Even once they learn the endings, that doesn't always translate to...

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Freebie – Movie Talk plans

My kids always love doing movie talks! This one is about a little girl who loves her camera - at least, until it gets broken! This freebie includes the target vocabulary, instructions, story script, a partner comprehension activity and quiz. You can get the freebie...

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Dia de los muertos – digital breakout

I don't do a ton of stuff in Spanish, but since I've got a Cinco de Mayo breakout, I thought I should do a Dia de los Muertos breakout as well! It's fun to create these, and it makes me a little jealous that the big French holidays aren't during the school year. I...

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C’est la rentrée!

The first day of school in France was September 4 - and there are so many fun things to talk about in class! Of course, you can talk about the grading system, class schedules, school lunches, names of the different grades, school supply lists - it's really a huge...

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Comprehensible Input lesson – Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc is one of the biggest names in French history. Her story is also inspirational to students, as she was only a teen when she changed the course of history. This comprehensible input lesson tells the basics of her story in very simple French that students...

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