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Books about books for World Book Day

Every day is Book Day as far as I am concerned... but I still love an excuse for everyone to celebrate books. Here are my books about books! "J'aime les livres" There are so many kinds of books you are bound to like at least one of them! Which is your favourite type? Click here…
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J’aime les livres

Well it goes without saying that I like books!! You may know the original version of this story as it was written in English. Please watch this short (2 minute) video introducing it, then come back to this blog! Language of text: French Type of text: picture book Author or source: Anthony Browne, published by kaléidoscope Intended age…
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J’ai pas dit partez!

After being a fan of Audrey Poussier's animal characters for a while, I finally got to meet her at the Salon du Livre et de La Presse Jeunesse in Montreuil in December 2018. This is where I bought this story which Audrey kindly signed for me, as you can see. She truly was adorable! You…
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L’Épiphanie et la galette des rois

I had what you call an epiphany last night (on 6th January ha ha) and realised that when talking about the "galette des rois" with my pupils it was the perfect opportunity to introduce or revisit the key phrases "j'aime/j'ai/je suis". So here are some ideas I am going to use! start with an authentic…
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