🤔 Who knows a good💆🏿‍♀️,💇🏽‍♂️…? 🇫🇷

A very useful French website I’ve recently discovered is Qui connaît un bon (Who knows a good…).  All you have to do is:

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WIN A TRIP TO PARIS ✈️️🇫🇷

Do you speak Fench or are you learning French? Do you also have a talent, a passion that you want to share?

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Source: Institut Français

Then get your camera ready because you can win a trip to Paris thanks to The French Institute in partnership with Paris’ Airport, the Ministry of Culture and Communication and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs who have decided to create this competition in order to promote the French Language.

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📚 Books: Culottées 🇫🇷

Today is #InternationalWomensDay. You’ve probably seen it everywhere. GOOD!

I was just writing on this day to recommend a super lovely book (2 volumes actually)  that celebrates extraordinary women (Layers, musicians, writers, astronauts, journalist… even a volcanologist!) that although history did not grant them the tag of ‘superstar’ (to most of them) they deserve it so very much.

Fascinating lives and stories illustrated by Pénélope Bagieu (http://www.penelope-jolicoeur.com/) that deserve your time and attention (in my opinion) are included in:

Culottées (Tome 1): Des femmes qui ne font que ce qu’elles veulent AND Culottées (Tome 2): Des femmes qui ne font que ce qu’elles veulent.

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PEOPLE: Miss, Who is French? 🇫🇷

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On one occasion a couple of my students asked me if I could think of 10 French personalities that were not death. I was a bit shocked by the question since I was not their French teacher (they had a great teacher btw) so I asked them, what was the purpose of such question? (…and luckily I could name my 10 :P).

Then they explained to me that sometimes they felt a bit ignorant because they didn´t know much about French celebrities the way the French exchange students (that visited us) did know about British and American celebrities. So I went:

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Resources: Canva 🇫🇷 + 🖨️

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Having a browse through pages like TES one realizes that most of us are teachers with hardly any free time in our hands and not graphic designers. However, students find “pretty” presentations and colourful documents more appealing and that’s why I would like to recommend this free website (https://www.canva.com/create-a-design) where you can prepare in no time stunning documents. Also, you will find different dimensions for social media, presentations, cards…

Why the French flag?

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