Are you looking for a fun French movie talk to start the new year? Look no further, this cute freebie will get you started! It’s the story of a couple of bears who love each other very much, but their schedules don’t quite mesh. It’s a cute story and a great way to discuss vocabulary for the holidays, how you celebrate the holidays, dates, and more! It’s a very low-prep activity with a variety of options for individual and class work. Download the freebie here – Bear With Me.
The targeted vocabulary is a nice mixture of nouns and verbs – including a couple of reflexive verbs in both the affirmative and negative forms. The target vocabulary is:
Un ours/une ourse – a bear
Il dort – he sleeps, he is sleeping
il s’endort – he falls asleep
fêter – to celebrate
Ne se reveille pas – doesn’t wake up
If your students enjoy this free movie talk, you may be interested in some of these others:
Reflection – A young woman isn’t sure who she really is – is she someone who is willing to give up her hobbies and loves to fit in, or is she willing to forgo popularity to do what she loves? Watch the video here.