French Tutorial Links

Pourquoi Take French -- Etienne

Here's a song by "Etienne" about why (pourquoi) you should take French. The video is done by a school for a video contest. 

Why Learn French?

Here's a really cute video about why we should learn French!

Why Learn French? Tutorial about why you should learn French

Here's a little video about why you should learn French!

French YouTube Learning Channel -- French Pod 101

This YouTube channel has lots of videos to help you learn French!

French Children's Learning YouTube Channel -- Monde des Petits

This YouTube channel is designed for French children. All of the videos are 100% in French and use the French style of cursive. They also teach a lot of vocabulary and other topics. These are fun, cute videos.

French teaching songs YouTube channel-- Alain le Lait

Here's Alain le Lait's YouTube channel. It has all of his songs!

French Tutorial YouTube Channel: Learn French With Alexa

"Alexa" has a great youtube channel with tons of tutorials on many different subjects. Just search for the topic you're wishing to learn, and watch the video!

Ouino French Tutorial YouTube Channel

This website has tons of French tutorials

French Learning YouTube Channel 123 Dialogues

Here's a YouTube Channel called 123 Dialogues that has many helpful French tutorial videos. Be careful, though, they also have some Spanish.

Pronunciation

This video is a great resource for French pronunciation!

Greetings: "Bonjour" -- Alain Le Lait

Here's a silly song that used many common greetings that we learn in class.

Greetings & Introductions: French Greetings Song for Children - Bonjour

Here's a cute greetings and introductions to help you learn the words

Greetings French Greeting Song

Here's a little song teaching greetings, as well as some other topics like lower numbers

Greetings: 10 Best French Greetings by The French Formula

Here's a little video tutorial talking about French greetings.

How Are You?: Comment Ca Va

Here's a song to ask and answer how you may be feeling today.

Greeting, Introductions, & Low Numbers: French Greetings Song for Children

Here's a cute little song using common greetings and introducions en français!

Colors -- Les Couleurs (Monde des Petits)

Here's a little video teaching colors to French children. It's all in French. How much can you understand? Notice the French style of handwriting!

Colors: Arc-en-Ciel (Rainbow Eyes), by Alain Le Lait

Here's a silly song using color vocabulary. "Il a les yeux _(color)  ." (He has  (color)  eyes.) "Il a les yeux arc-en-ciel et une tete en bois." (He has rainbow eyes and a wooden head)

Colors -- J'aime les voitures -- Alain le Lait

This song teaches colors, with les voitures (cars) & les camions (trucks). "J'aime" means "I like"

Numbers 1-10: Une Chanson des Chiffres

Here's a little song teaching numbers 1-10

Numbers 1-10 -- Les Chiffres -- Monde des Petits

Here's a little video teaching numbers 1-10 (les chiffres). It's all in French. How much can you understand?

Numbers 10-20 -- Les Nombres -- Monde des Petits

Here's a cute video about Les Nombres (numbers) 10-20. It's all in French. How much can you understand?

Numbers 1-20: Les Chiffres et Les Nombres 1-20 by Alain le Lait

Here's a silly song practicing 1-20

Numbers 20-50: Les Chiffres et Les Nombres 20-50 by Alain le Lait

Here are the French numbers between 20-50

Numbers 20-50 Alain le Lait

Here is a silly song teaching 20-50

Numbers 1-100 and above!

Here's a tutorial on counting in French!

Alphabet -- French Rap by Sing In French

Here's a little French song/rap using the letters of the alphabet

Alphabet -- by Monde des Petits

Here's a French alphabet video. It teaches words that start with the letters, as well as the letters themselves!

Alphabet: "L'Alphabet" by Alain Le Lait

Here's a French alphabet song

Alphabet: La Chanson de l'alphabet

Here's an alphabet song for you! Can you sing along?

Days of the Week: "Les Jours de la Semaine" by Alain le Lait

Here's a song to teach the days of the week. Note: The week starts with Monday and ends with Sunday. So, lundi is Monday and dimanche is Sunday. In French, the days of the week are not typically capitalized.

Days of the Week -- Les Jours de la Semaine (Monde des Petits)

Here's a little video teaching the days of the week en français. It's all in French. How much can you understand? Notice the French handwriting style. It's different than English. Can you read it? This is how French children are taught to write!

Months of the Year: Les Mois de l'Annee by Alain le Lait

Here's a months of the year song! Can you sing along?

Months of the Year -- Les Mois de l'Annee -- Monde des Petits

Here's a little video for French children, teaching the months of the year. It's all in French. How much can you understand? Notice the French style of handwriting, which they're taught from childhood. French children are never taught print, only cursive.

Le Calendrier--Days, Months, Seasons -- by Etienne

Here's a song by Etienne which combines days, months, & seasons into one song called Le Calendrier (the calendar)

Weather & Seasons -- le temps et les saisons -- Alexa

Here is an Alexa video teaching about weather & seasons

Seasons -- Les quatre saisons

Here's a little French children's video about the 4 seasons! It's all in French. How much can you understand?

Seasons -- Les Saisons Changent Quatre Fois

This song is about the changing seasons (Les Saisons Changent Quatre Fois = The Seasons Changent Four Times) and different activities that you may do during each season.

Weather -- Quel temps fait-il song -- days of week

This little video has a girl singing about weather each day of the week

Weather -- Quel temps fait-il?

Here are some French weather expressions!

Weather -- Quel temps fait-il?

Here's a little weather expressions video

Weather -- Quel temps fait-il?

Here's a video showing French weather expressions.

Weather -- Le Temps

This video shows different songs/scenes from movies that are related to weather. 

Time -- La Chanson des Squelettes -- Time telling song with skeletons!

Here's a time telling song using skeletons performing various activities!

Time -- Time-Telling Tutorial -- French for Beginners

Here's a good time telling tutorial. It's the beginning of a time-telling playlist.

Subject Pronouns Tutorial

I show this video in class. It's a great tutorial that teaches subject pronouns en français!

Subject Pronouns: Alexa video tutorial

Here, Alexa teaches you about the subject pronouns in French.

Subject Pronouns: Subject Personal Pronouns with Ryan

Here's a video tutorial about subject pronouns

Subject Pronouns & ER verbs -- Beginning French

This video tutorial teaches subject pronouns, along with the ER verbs manger (to eat) and aimer (to like/love).

Subject Pronouns "Basic French Lesson 1"

This link teaches about subject pronouns, as well as a few verbs, like manger (to eat) and aimer (to like)

ER verb tutorial

Here's a video explaining how to conjugate ER verbs.

ER verbs conjugation song -- Macklemore's Thrift Shop

This is an ER verb conjugation song that another French teacher made up to the tune of Macklemore's Thrift Shop. Not the greatest, but creative and teaches all the steps for ER verb conjugation!

aller (to go): le verbe aller, by Etienne

This song will forever teach you how to conjugate the verb aller, by Etienne. The video is especially funny.

aller -- to go -- Alain le Lait

Here's a silly aller conjugation song by Alain le Lait

avoir -- to have -- Alain le Lait

Here's a hypnotic avoir conjugation song by Alain le Lait

avoir (to have) by Etienne & Justin Bieber

Here's a song by Etienne, featuring Justin Bieber (!?) about the verb avoir, meaning, to have.

avoir -- to have -- Pink Panther

You'll have to be the voice for this video. You can say the conjugations (which are shown, but not said) as you watch this video and listen to the Pink Panther theme song.

etre -- to be -- dancing Lego version

Here's an etre song with a dancing Lego guy in the background

etre -- to be -- Celtic song

Here's a weird little video using etre with (what sounds like) minions singing to a Celtic tune.

Etre (to be) by Alain Le Lait

Some hotdogs can teach you the conjugation for the verb etre! "Le verbe etre est tres util!" (the verb etre is very useful!)

faire -- to do, to make -- Alain Le Lait

Here's a little faire conjugation song by Alain Le Lait

faire (to do, to make) song!

Here's a little song conjugating the verb "faire" (to do, to make)

Asking Questions -- Ouino

Here's a video showing how to ask a question where you'd answer with a oui or non

Questions

Here's a silly question-asking video. How many of the questions can you figure out?

Body Parts -- Les Parties du Corps -- Monde des Petits

Here's a little French children's video about body parts.

Body Parts -- Le Visage -- Parts of the face -- Monde des Petits

Here's a French children's video about facial features vocab

Body Parts -- Les Parties du Corps -- Des os -- Alain le Lait

Here is a body parts song by Alain le Lait. Tu as = you have. Sous ta peau, il y a des os = Under your skin, there are bones

Body Parts -- Les Parties du Corps "Dansez" -- Etienne

Here's a song called "Dansez" by Etienne (the same guy who sings Pourquoi Take French & the Aller song) about body parts. "Touchez" means "touch"

Body Parts with Jean Petit Qui Danse

Here's a contagious song about Petit Jean dancing with various body parts

Body Parts -- 5 a day disco

Here's an exercise/dance video giving directions for moving your different body parts. But, when you watch it, you need to get up and MOVE!!! :) 

Body Parts with Alouette

This is a well-known traditional French children's song. It's about plucking the feathers out of the different body parts of the bird. (A bit morbid if you ask me!)

Body Parts with Alouette by Alain le Lait

Here's another version of Alouette, by Alain Le Lait

Head, Shoulders, Knees, & Toes (Feet, in French) -- Tete, Epaules, Genoux, et Pieds

Here's Head, Shoulders, Knees, & Toes (But the French say Feet) en français!

Body Parts -- J'ai Mal____

This silly little song teaches body parts in the context of J'ai mal à___________ (My ______ is sick/hurting)

Places Around Town -- En Ville

Here's a video showing you some places around town. It then quizzes you at the end of the video to see what you remember.

Places Around Town -- Video in France by a French teacher

Here's a cute video that another French teacher made showing places around town, while she was visiting France. How much can you understand?

Places Around Town -- Learn Frence with Ouino

This tutorial shows places around town and pronounces them clearly, so you can practice your pronuniciation

Places Around Town -- Quand je vais a l'ecole (When I go to school)

Here's a cute song teaching places around town Quand je vais à l'école (when I go to school) about a student on their way to school and all the places that they pass.

Food: Je Suis Une Pizza (I am a Pizza)

Here's a fun song about being a pizza!

Food -- Les Fruits -- Monde des Petits

Here's a French children's video practicing fruit vocabulary!

Food-- J'aime les fruits -- Alain le Lait

Here's a silly song by Alain le Lait that teaches several fruits

Food -- Les Legumes (Veggies) -- Monde des Petits

Here's a French children's video practicing vegetable vocabulary

Food -- Veggies -- Les Legumes -- Ouino

Here's a tutorial video showing lots of vegetables and how to say them en français

Food -- Vocab list -- "You Learn French" Lesson 28

Here's a tutorial of French food vocab that may be helpful

Food -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 1

Here's a video that teaches food vocab

Food -- Desserts -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 2

Here's the Angry Wolfman teaching about desserts!

Food -- Les Fruits -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 3

Here's the Angry Wolfman teaching about fruits!

Food -- Les Legumes -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 4

Here's the Angry Wolfman teaching about vegetables!

Food -- La nourriture grasse -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 5

Here's the angry wolfman teaching about junk food!

Food -- Les Boissons -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 6

Here's the Angry Wolfman teaching about drinks!

Food -- les adjectifs -- Angry Wolfman -- Part 7

Here's the angry wolfman teaching adjectives to describe food

Animals -- Les Animaux -- Monde des Petits

Here's a French children's video about animals

Animals (Farm) -- Les Animaux de la Ferme -- Monde des Petits

Here's a little French children's video about farm animal vocabulary

Animals (Savanna) -- Les Animaux de la Savane -- Monde des Petits

Here's a French children's video about Animals of the Savanna en Afrique

Animals (Aquatic) -- Les Animaux Aquatiques -- Monde des Petits

Here's a French children's video about Aquatic Animal vocabulary

Animals -- Piou

Here's a silly song about different animals and the sounds they make. There's a surprise ending!

Halloween -- C'est l'Halloween

Here's a fun Halloween song that uses a lot of vocabulary that is associated with Halloween