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New A-level revision booklets on frenchteacher

This is just to make you aware of a resource which A-level French teachers might find very useful for students.

I have posted an 82 page revision booklet covering the first six AQA sub-themes (AS-level or the first year of the A-level course). These are:


  • Family
  • Cyber-society
  • Cinema
  • Contemporary music
  • Volunteering
  • Cultural heritage

The booklet is in effect a compendium of listening and reading worksheets which you can already find on the site, some of which you may have used. I have provided nearly all the answers at the back of the booklet, with a few exceptions - notably song lyrics (copyright) and a very few older sheets for which I never produced answers in the first place.

I would anticipate this booklet being handed out for revision in the run-up to exams or being used in class, led by the teacher from the front.

The listening material is mostly in the form of video listening sheets linked to online sources, but there are a couple of audio worksheets (using Audio Lingua authentic recordings as the source) and a couple of texts which the teacher would need to read aloud or record.

Reading material is in the form I usually publish: a text or texts followed by vocab to complete and a range of comprehension, lexical work, matching, translation both ways, summary, gap-fill and so on. There are opportunities for oral explanation too.

I have chosen worksheets to suit the new emphasis on cultural knowledge (AO4) so there is ample material here to support students with this.

I am about to start work on the remaining sub-themes. This should be posted in a few days.

Don't forget that there are are all sorts of other A-level resources on the site to help your students, including plenty of grammar worksheets, translations, oral booklets and vocab lists.

UPDATE: the second booklet is now complete and uploaded.




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