Sue Cave has designed and created Smart notebook support files and accompanying detailed planning for a scheme of work to support the delivery of French in Key Stage 2. There is also a scheme of work for mixed-age classes. In addition, she has created a Year 7 French Transition Project with lesson plans and classroom activity resources. To obtain the login and access these for FREE, please see the information in the PDFs below about how to provide evidence of the purchase of the referenced resources.You can also download an example of the files and accompanying lesson plans.
Download free Smart Notebook software to open and read the files.
Smart Notebook Basic
For training courses to support the delivery of the schemes of work..
Cave Languages Training Courses
Step-by-step lessons for independent learners leading to creative writing projects, see below and on Cave Languages YouTube channel.
There are enough planned lessons to teach one lesson a week in Years 3 - 6. The resources include: interactive whiteboard activities with sound files for all vocabulary items; embedded 'Physical French Phonics' images with sound files; templates for the classroom resources; audio files for the scanned story books and rhymes read by native speakers; accompanying workbooks to download. The scheme of work for Years 3 - 5 is based on the language progression in the 'Catherine Cheater' Schemes of Work with additional material to meet the attainment targets of the KS2 Programme of Study. The scheme of work for Year 6 has been designed by Sue Cave. These lessons have been tried-and-tested in numerous primary schools and found to be effective with both specialist and non-specialist teachers.Resources Evidence for Cave Languages KS2 Scheme of WorkPDF file, size: 423KBExample resource file Cave Languages KS2 Scheme of WorkSmart Notebook file, size: 15.8MBExample planning Cave Languages KS2 Scheme of WorkPDF file, size: 695.8KBCave Languages KS2 French SOW Content OverviewPDF file, size: 213.1KBCave Languages French KS2 SOW Intent-Implementation-ImpactMicrosoft Word file, size: 30.3KB
The scheme of work for Year 6 can also be accessed separately from the one for Years 3 - 5. Sue Cave has created a series of projects designed to review and consolidate the language encountered in the first three years of Key Stage 2. There is sufficient material to teach one lesson of 45 minutes each week for the whole year. There are interactive whiteboard files with embedded sound files for all vocabulary items, downloadable templates for the classroom resources as well as detailed planning for each lesson. To find out more, see the information below.Resources Evidence for Year 6 Cave Languages SOWPDF file, size: 163.9KBLanguage Overview Year 6 Cave Languages SOWPDF file, size: 360.2KB
This scheme of work is suitable for classes in Key Stage 2 with mixed-age children from Years 3/4 and Years 5/6. There is a two-year cycle for each mixed-age group with enough lessons to teach a weekly lesson for four years. The resources include: interactive whiteboard activities with sound files for all vocabulary items; embedded 'Physical French Phonics' images with sound files; templates for the classroom resources; audio files for the scanned story books and rhymes read by native speakers; accompanying workbooks to download. To find out more, see the information below and the examples of the planning and resource files.Resources Evidence for Mixed Age Cave Languages KS2 Scheme of WorkPDF file, size: 185.8KBExample mixed-age Years 3-4 lesson plansPDF file, size: 703.5KBExample resource file Years 3-4 mixed-age planningSmart Notebook file, size: 9.2MBCave Languages Mixed-Age 3 and 4 French SOW Content OverviewPDF file, size: 156.7KBCave Languages Mixed-Age 5 and 6 French SOW Content OverviewPDF file, size: 202.1KBCave Languages French Mixed-Age SOW Intent-Implementation-ImpactMicrosoft Word file, size: 30.6KB
These classroom resources, created using 'Physical French Phonics', are available to anyone who can prove purchase of this resource. You will have access to Smartnotebook files with accompanying planning for a series of lessons to teach some basic vocabulary, namely, colours, numbers, days of the week, months and animals. The vocabulary has been chosen to introduce the key sounds of French as well as introduce liaison, as described in 'Physical French Phonics'. To find out more, see below for information and examples of some of the resources and plans.Resources Evidence for Cave Languages French Phonic ResourcesPDF file, size: 146.7KBExample Resource Cave Languages French PhonicsSmart Notebook file, size: 2.4MBExample planning French Phonics ResourcesPDF file, size: 182.6KB
This transition project is designed to review and consolidate prior learning in primary school in the first term of Year 7. There are detailed lesson plans with suggestions for language activities for which resource templates are provided. The plans are supported by Smart notebook files with interactive classroom activities. The teaching of phonics is embedded within the scheme and all the key 26 French sounds are systematically introduced. The KS3 Programme of Study attainment targets are referenced. There are sufficient lessons for a minimum of ten hours.Year 7 French Transition Project Lesson PlansPDF file, size: 418.3KBExample Year 7 Transition ProjectSmart Notebook file, size: 6.2MBResources Evidence for Cave Languages Year 7 Transition ProjectPDF file, size: 191.7KB