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The online vocabulary is a comprehensive list of the chapter's key vocabulary items arranged according to semantic fields, e.g., salutations, colors, days of the week, etc. Students listen to the native speaker pronunciation and may download the files in mp3 format.
Students download the pdf template to complete the Préparation du vocabulaire exercises at the beginning of each chapter. This sequence of exercises includes different strategies to help students learn the chapter vocabulary. They practice pronunciation, identify cognates and word families, and relate words to create associations. For more information on these vocabulary preparation exercises, see 'Classroom demonstration videos' under the 'Teacher' menu.
The culture videos are professional high-quality videos from the RhôneAlpes.tv site. Each of these unscripted and authentic videos is accompanied by a sequence of listening comprehension exercises that may be downloaded in pdf format. These include exercises to be done in the classroom as well as follow-up homework.