Early Start Languages - Primary French

French 1
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French Pack 1

with interactive activities

French Pack 2

eCD CD-ROM for Pack 2

French Pack 3

with interactive activities

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Primary French

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Early Start Primary French materials

Each chapter in Pack 1's NEW revised Teacher's Manual is full of suggested activities to develop the language and explore the culture shown in the films.

There's also Photocopiable activity sheets to support a variety of games and activities

and e-flashcards including Flashcards, songs and pronunciation guide for teachers - Find out more ->


Pack 1 includes many NEW FILMS, added to your old favourites, covering all these topics...

"Me and you"
- each section gradually progresses children's language skills, helping them talk about themselves in French and find out about other people:
  • Saying hello and goodbye
  • How are you?
  • My family
  • Colours
  • What's your name?
  • Numbers: 0 to 39
  • How old are you?
  • What's the weather like today?
  • Days of the week
  • Months
  • When is your birthday?
  • What's the date today?
  • Do you have a pet?
  • How many brothers and sisters?
  • Celebrating Christmas
  • Bridging unit, consolidation & assesment
  • Classroom language for teachers

See what is in each chapter -
Explore the on-line Teacher's Guide

[continued in Pack 2]

... with Inter-Cultural understanding and cross-curricular links

Primary french - playing boules
Typical children's games give a good context for using French
Primary French - birthday in class
Celebrating a 10th birthday in a French school...
Primary French - on beach
Playing with friends on the beach
Primary French - traditional customs
A child's eye view of traditional customs.
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e-flashcards help develop children's language skills...

Ready-to-show flashcards
Electronic and printable Flashcards to get to know the sounds of the new words, explore patterns and play games.... with native speaker voice and optional text.

Sing-along songs
Sing-along to the catchy songs from Pack 1 - a great way to imprint new language on the brain (!), with karaoke versions displaying text line-by-line in time with the music....

Click to hear song ->

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Fun interactive activities and cultural presentations ...
now included in the pack
(previously sold as an optional extra)

Sort days of the week into order - whilst hearing each word as you move it.

Famous French people: like Louis Blériot

Type a French person's name as you hear it spelled out, letter-by-letter.

Arrange the words on screen to make the sentence you hear - in this case, a phrase describing weather.
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...plus NEW tools to help you prepare your lessons

1. Pronunciation Guide
Check on the sounds for your next lesson - all the key words presented for each chapter - just click to hear how each is pronounced. Great support for the non-specialist teacher...

2. Phonemes
Planning to focus on phonemes? ... click to hear and compare examples of key French sounds in that chapter...

Click to hear sound ->

Order your materials here:

All editions of Early Start French Starter Pack 1 contain
the same films, Teacher's Manual interactive games and e-flashcards.

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NEW! ONLINE French 1
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Price for 1-user / small school (<100*): £ + VAT

Price for school (100-300 roll*): £ + VAT

Price for school (300+ roll*): £ + VAT

* Count official roll. KS2 only

Disc-based packs:

All editions of Early Start French Starter Pack 1 contain
the same films, Teacher's Manual interactive games and e-flashcards.

Your first Pack 1
with Single-user Licence :

(1 complete pack for 1 teacher's use)

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Price: £ + VAT

Pack 1 with Site Licence: *
(1 complete pack with Manual + installer and licence to network)

Price includes FREE first year subscription to French 1 ONLINE
Price depends on number of pupils on the school roll

* What is this Licence?

No.of pupils
on school roll


up to 100

£ + VAT


£ + VAT


£ + VAT

Each / Network licence now include FREE first year's access to French 1 ONLINE (a great help for lesson planning at home or away from the school site).

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French Pack 2
on-line teacher's guide
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