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Practical strategies and ideas for enjoyable lessons, 1st Edition.

Routledge, 2016.
For teachers of KS2 MFL (7 - 11 years).

The Really Useful Primary Languages Book is an easily accessible guide, full of handy resources and activities which are perfect to dip into for enjoyable, engaging and ultimately effective language lessons.

Providing principles, approaches and ideas to help bring the teaching of languages to life in your classroom, this highly practical book will be essential reading for the development of children’s language skills across Key Stage 2 (ages 7 - 11). With examples of practice included throughout, the book covers key topics such as:

principles of good planning
mixed age classes
developing skills such as literacy and oracy
storytelling, poems and songs
using language games and activities
activities for developing reading skills
supporting children’s writing
integrating learning a language with daily routines
cross-curricular language learning
peer and self-assessment
involving parents in language work at school


Setting the scene
Mapping the way
Developing Skills
Sounds different: phonics
Fun with Grammar
Allons-y! ¡Sí sí sí! Using target language
The Magic of Games
What’s the story?
Go with the flow: poetry
Hitting the right note: music and song
Integrating language learning
Mission Impossible
Assessment and Progression
A world beyond the classroom
Technology tools
A new stage: transition
A helping hand: resources

The experienced author team draws upon their own personal teaching experience, coupled with knowledge of primary best practice and government guidance, to ensure that The Really Useful Primary Languages Book is a stimulating resource to help busy teachers, trainee teachers and teaching assistants to develop their own effective teaching style. Examples are given mainly in French, with some in Spanish, but all ideas and activities can easily be adapted for use in any language.

You can see the introduction, contents and some sample pages, here 

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