French language resources
Teacher Professional Learning
Winter School Holiday Courses (1 July - 14 July 2019)
The Alliance Francaise de Melbourne is holding a number of courses in the winter school holidays which are suitable for teachers of French.
Government school teachers of French can apply for fully subsidised places in the courses. Please read the information in the links below and apply directly to the Alliance.
Meet up and Masterclass series
'Music as a tool in the French classroom' - suitable for both primary and secondary teachers.
Date: 21 June 2019 from 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Venue: Alliance Francaise de Melbourne, 51 Grey St, St Kilda
Events for Students
Language Immersion days - Year 10 and VCE
The Alliance Francaise is holding a number of language immersion days. Government students can apply for a 100% subsidy to attend these days. Apply directly to the Alliance.
For more information, see: Immersion Days and Camps
Victorian Curriculum French
Contains information and resources to support implementation of Victorian Curriculum French including the Rationale and Aims, Structure, Scope and Sequence and Resources which provide links to the Victorian Curriculum F-10 Resources and Support and Curriculum Planning Resources. For more information, see:
Victorian Curriculum French .
Approaches to languages education
For information about the types of languages programs in Victorian schools, see
Approaches to languages education.
AIM Language Learning
For information about the Accelerative Integrated Methodology, a gesture approach to language learning, see
AIM Language Learning Australia and New Zealand.
Developed by the State of Victoria (Department of Education and Early Childhood Development), Languages Online offers free interactive resources for Languages teachers and students. For more information, see
Research Unit for Multilingualism and Cross-Cultural Communication (RUMACCC)
Petit Poussin va se promener (Chicken Little)the first in a series of free and downloadable early readers in French and other languages. For more information, see:
Online listening activities for VCE students. See
TiVi5 Monde Plus
Televised French language programming for children from 3 years of age. See
TiVi5 Monde Plus.
La Maternelle de Moustache
Free downloadable worksheets for pre-school and primary school students learning French. For more information, see
La Maternelle de Moustache .
Language and culture
SHARED HISTOIRES Mémoires Héritées, Histoires Partagées
As part of the commemoration of the First World War, secondary schools in France, New Zealand and Australia are invited to engage in collaborative projects on WW1. For more information, see
SHARED HISTOIRES Mémoires Héritées, Histoires Partagées.
Berthe Mouchette poetry competition
A French poetry competition for Year 3 to Year 12 students. For more information see
Berthe Mouchette Poetry Competition .
Melbourne French Theatre
Interactive French theatre performances suitable for primary and secondary students. For more information, see
Melbourne French Theatre.
A resource for teachers and students of French based on the Immigration Museum of Melbourne’s exhibits. See
Immigration Museum -‘Vers de nouveaux rivages: Un kit pédagogique pour les années 5 à 10’.
Identity: Yours, Mine, Ours
Based on the Immigration Museum permanent exhibition Identity: Yours, Mine, Ours the resources offer students from year 10-12 and teachers the opportunity to explore the Museum collections of objects and stories about identity through the French language. See
Immigration Museum – ‘Question d’identité: ressources pédagogique pour les années 10 à 12’.
NGV collection and resources
An extensive collection of permanent and temporary art exhibitions, see
NGV - Collections and resources.
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