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Parent-child role-plays

Here's a resource I posted on a long time ago. I recall this task working really well with A-level classes. It works as a one-off lesson, or you could shoehorn it into your family topic.

Imaginez les conversations. Une personne joue le rôle du parent, l’autre de l’adolescent(e).

  1. Le parent vient de recevoir un coup de téléphone du directeur de l’école. Celui-ci a dit que l’adolescent a raté quelques cours et qu’il ne fait pas ses devoirs. Il risque de rater le bac.

  1. En rangeant la chambre de sa fille, le parent a trouvé des pilules contraceptives dans le tiroir d’une table de chevet.

  1. L’adolescent explique au parent qu’il est victime de cyber-intimidation. Un autre élève envoie des SMS offensifs et le prend en photo sans permission.

  1. L’adolescent annonce à son parent qu’il ne veut plus aller à l’université.

  1. L’adolescent veut faire un petit job tous les weekends. Le parent n’est pas d’accord.

  1. Le parent sent l’odeur du cannabis dans la chambre de l’adolescent et décide d’aborder le problème avec son enfant.

  1. Le parent rentre en fin de soirée pour trouver que la maison est très en désordre après une fête.

  1. Le parent et l’adolescent discutent si l’enfant devrait étudier les langues ou les sciences à l’université.

  1. L’adolescent a décidé qu’il veut faire le tour du monde avant d’aller à la fac. Le parent n’est pas d’accord.

10. L’adolescent rentre tard dans sa voiture en état d’ivresse. C’est la
         deuxième fois que cela s’est produit.


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