BOOKSMARTS FRENCH CULTURE KITS AND PACKS
Available in different kit and Pack combinations or as stand-alone kits
Bienvenue à Québec!
Quebec city is one of the most visited places in North America. There are so many events and places to see in Quebec, but which is the best? We visit them all with videos, books, eBooks and more!
This kit features 19 videos, a book, an eBook and step activities leading to a summative task.
It’s the most in-depth French kit on Québec you’ve ever seen. It has 3 levels of difficulty in the same kit so you can quickly differentiate with your students.
The online version of the kit is identical to the printed version, and can be used by all your French students at school and at home.
The kit covers:
- Le Vieux-Québec
- Le Carnaval
- Le Château Frontenac
- La Citadelle
- Le funiculaire
- Les plaines d’Abraham
- Le festival de la Nouvelle-France
- Le Musée de la Civilization
- Le Château et Fort St-Louis
Bienvenue au Carnaval
The video and the book feature: • An interview with Bonhomme Carnaval • All the key attractions of the Quebec Carnaval • The “Carnaval” parade • The ice palace • The Snow sculptures competition • The canoe races on the icy waters of the St. Lawrence river • The history of the quebec carnaval. • Vintage video footage and photos of the first carnaval. The video and the book go hand in hand. The books have a variety of texts and genres including descriptive texts, narrations, dialogues, and more!
Bienvenue en France
All about France, the places, the people, the food, the history and what it’s like to go to France today, in levelled French ! Kit includes: 10 copies of the book, 1 DVD with over 20 videos, Digital version of the book so you can project on the whiteboard (plus it’s narrated !), You and your students can access all Videos and eBooks online from school and from home ! For more details, click here.
- La Tour Eiffel
- La Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris
- L’Arc de triomphe
- Le musée du Louvres
- La bouffe, les restaurants, les repas
- La France
- La Seine, le Pont des Arts, les bateaux mouches, les bouquinistes
- La vallée de la Loire: La cathédrale de Chartres
- Le chateau d’Angers
- Le déjeuner
- Le chateau de la Bourdassières
- On fait du vin dans un vignoble millénaire
- Bienvenue en France !
8 French kits. That’s a huge amount of material !
With over 85 videos, up to 80 books and a ton of activities, we take your students to Paris, Montreal, Ottawa, Sudbury, Quebec city, to castles in the Loire valley and much, much more.
You can order all the kits as a Pack. Or get the kits individually. In addition to printed books and video DVDs, you also get access to all components including eBooks, videos and activities online. Your students also get access from school and from home!
French Culture Kits and Packs !
- Bienvenue à Québec !
- Le Carnaval,
- l’histoire de Montreal,
- Bienvenue en France,
- Les Franco-Ontariens,
- la St-Jean,
- Bienvenue à l’érablière !
- Bienvenue en Haiti !
Everything you need to teach French culture in one place.
Click on the images to play short video excerpts from some culture kits !
This short video shows you previews of the videos and of the book interior pages. There are also activities available.
Your students are exposed to a wide variety of authentic French speakers. To preview excerpts from our kits and Packs, fill the short form in the sidebar to be taken to our secure video area.
Each A10 Kit contains 10 student books and one video DVD with lots of videos. Activities/Teacher’s guide are also available for most kits.
The books have one stunning photograph after another. The texts in the books and the videos expose students to a variety of narrative mix and French speakers.
The videos are shot with high end Cinema cameras and include a healthy mix of factual interviews and fictional thematic stories.
The end result is a unique multi-media product that’s the fastest, most immersive and fun way to get your French students to proficiency.
Different levels of difficulty in the same kit!
This unique feature allows you to apply differentiated instruction–to teach to students of different levels with the same kit. It offers stretch goals and revision opportunities. Teachers love this flexibility and these are the only kits that offer it.