J'aime Chanter!by Catherine Barlow
J'aime Chanter! contains 20 French songs for children. Teaching French through songs makes learning fun. French pronunciation and intonation are developed naturally. The songs are quick to pick up as they use familiar tunes. Written by Catherine Barlow and published by Brilliant Publications.
The songs in J'aime Chanter! are ideal for use with both preschool and primary aged children. They introduce and reinforce vocabulary for:
- and many more popular topics.
The CD contains recordings of all the songs, sung by native French speakers. Instrumental versions enable karaoke performances. The book contains the French lyrics, together with English translations. Attractive photocopiable flashcards and colouring sheets will help children to learn the vocabulary.
Why not download the author's PowerPoint with tips for using songs to teach French.
You can also buy the songs separately as individual, affordable PowerPoints with an embedded mp3 file of the song sung by a native French speaker. There are 20 to choose from so you can easily pick the best one for your current topic. Click on a title to find out more.
- L’alphabet français
- Comment tu t’appelles?
- Comptons jusqu’à 20
- Quel âge as-tu?
- Les jours de la semaine
- Les mois de l’an
- Les couleurs
- Ma famille
- Les animaux
- Les saisons et le temps
- Les parties du corps
- Les vêtements
- Mon pique-nique
- À l’épicerie
- Les sports
- Au jardin public
- À la plage
- Père Noël
- Mon beau sapin
|Age Groups||5 - 7 years,|
|Product format||Teacher resource with CD-rom/DVD|
|Market restriction||There are no market restrictions for this book.|
|Released date||8 June 2011|
Using Songs to Teach French (PowerPoint) (666.18 KB)
Listen and singalong to L'alphabet français (sung by native French speakers) (1.96 MB)
L'alphabet français - words and flashcards (118.57 KB)
Listen and singalong to Mon pique-nique (sung by native French speakers) (1.29 MB)
Mon pique-nique words and flashcards (165.92 KB)
Table showing which aspects of the Scottish ‘Curriculum for Excellence: Modern Languages – Experience and Outcomes’ are covered by J'aime Chanter (550.32 KB)