Around the World
Vive la France! What do we know about France? Have you heard of this country before? Do you know anyone from France? Pull out your map: where is it located? How could we get there from our home? Watch this clip for an intro to France. Write down France in the kids' passport and they can stamp it with whatever you have at home: fun stamps, stickers, or draw their own!
Learn some key French phrases!
Oui (whee): Yes
Bonjour (bon-jur): Hello
Merci (meh-see): Thank you
Au Revoir (aw-revwah): Goodbye!
Choose 2-3 20-30 minute activities from the options below:
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
A Cat in Paris
‘Au Petit deJeuner’: French for ‘the little breakfast’ i.e. A croissant with butter & jam, baguette (French bread stick) with a glass of fresh orange juice, or coffee.
Tarte Tatin: a classic, delicious, appley French dessert. Click here for a simple Tarte Tatin recipe!
Macarons: a historical French sweet! If you can’t get to a French patisserie or bakery, try making lemon, chocolate or raspberry macarons at home.
Fruit Tart French Flag: take blueberries, raspberries/strawberries & white chocolate or marshmallows, and create an edible flag :)
Pomme frites i.e. French fries!