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Contributor: Steven Fawkes

Language of text: French
Type of text: Other
Author or source:
Intended age of students: Key Stage 1
Source reference:

Short biography of Charles Aznavour

Attached files:
Document containing

'Identity card' text
Edited text

File nameFile typeSize
Charles Aznavour text.docxNo description15.71 kBInfo

The song can be played as the class enters to get them in the mood for hearing / speaking French,
Explain that CA was an international superstar in his day.
while the texts (in attached file) are displayed on the screen with the challenge to understand / translate as many important details as possible - learners make up their own mind about what is important.

For homework they use the Identity card text a a writing frame ti write about someone else famous they research

Famous people
Reading and writing
Understanding key points

Exposure to a longer non-fiction text

Topics or themes:

Verbs in a biographical text


How much time required:
15 minutes in lesson + homework

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