Learning objects Lost bag: baggage claim [French]

TLF ID L9863

Fly to Paris. Decide what to do when your luggage goes missing. Watch another traveller talk with a local airline agent. Notice how the airline agent reacts to phrases, tone of voice, gestures and facial expressions. Choose the most culturally appropriate way of asking for help. This learning object is one in a series of two objects.

Educational details

Key learning objectives
  • Students establish and maintain communication to interact with French people in a culturally appropriate way, including greetings.
  • Students recognise and use language to negotiate and question.
Educational value
  • Helps students to compare effective communication styles in French with those of their own culture.
  • Provides opportunities to practise applying functional language such as requesting assistance and asking for information.
  • Includes emotive language.
Year level

9; 10

Learning area
  • languages other than english
  • Languages other than english/Oral interaction
  • Languages other than english/Reading and responding
  • Languages other than english/Understanding culture
  • Languages other than english/Writing
Student activity
  • Interactives;
  • Listening activity;
  • Analysis;
  • Modelling

Other details

  • Script writer
  • Organisation: Elise Bradbury
  • Address: Montpellier France
  • Subject matter expert
  • Organisation: Marie-Ange Lewis
  • Address: Hallidays Point NSW 2430 Australia
  • Technical implementer
  • Publisher
  • Date of contribution: 20 Sep 2013
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia
  • Address: Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Technical implementer
Access profile
  • Colour independence
  • Device independence
  • Generic
Learning resource type
  • Interactive Resource
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer - minimum version: 8.0 (MS-Windows) - maximum version: 9.0 (MS-Windows)
  • Firefox - minimum version: (MS-Windows)
  • Safari - minimum version: 5.1 (MacOS)
Operating systems
  • MacOS - minimum version: 10.6
  • MS-Windows - minimum version: XP - maximum version: 7
Platform requirements
  • Due to the use of rich media content, this learning object is suitable for a connection speed of 256 kbit/s or faster.
  • © Education Services Australia Ltd, 2013, except where indicated under Acknowledgements.

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