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La Famille de Berthe

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La Famille de Berthe introduces Berthe the Witch’s rather unusual family. It is written in simple French with large pictures, but the pictures, games and the vocabulary list at the back offer both simple and more advanced language work. Children will enjoy meeting the three-eyed fish and the magician whose rabbits are out of control. There is a happy families game to be made and a word search. This book works well with Les Amis de Berthe as the Happy Families game can be used in describing games.

24 pages.

£5.25 including postage                   

 

La Famille de Berthe

As above.

For non Uk residents.

£6.50 including postage

Bonjour Berthe! 

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Bonjour Berthe! Introduces Berthe the elderly witch and her ice-cream loving cat. Sentences are fairly simple and each page contains a large, coloured picture. A paperback of some 20 pages, it includes wordlist, wordsearch and board game at the back.  

£4.74 including postage.

 

Bonjour Berthe!

Non-UK residents.

£5.99 including postage.

La Semaine de Berthe.

For UK residents.

La Semaine de Berthe goes through Berthe’s typical week. She plays rugby, goes to the local disco, bakes cakes etc.. For each day there is a different activity. The French is simple and helped by the bright pictures. It includes a wordlist, wordsearch and a crossword. It was described by the Times Educational Supplement as being ‘good value’.     

Non UK residents please see box below.

£4.74 including p0stage .      

 

La Semaine de Berthe  

As above.

For non UK residents.

£5.99 including postage

Les Amis de Berthe

For UK residents.

Les Amis de Berthe introduces some of Berthe’s rather unusual friends. Each description begins with a shadow and the following page reveals the full image. This book contains more words, but there is some overlap with the previous books. It uses vocabulary for parts of the body and adjectives. It includes a wordlist, word search and shadow game at the back of the book.  

£4.74 including postage.

 

Les Amis de Berthe. Non-UK Residents.

£5.99 including postage.

Berthe the Witch Pack 1

For UK residents.

Berthe the Witch Pack 1 contains the first three books in the series;Bonjour Berthe!    La Semaine de Berthe and Les Amis de Berthe.

Postage for the pack is the same as for one book 75p.

£12.24 including postage.

 

Berthe the Witch Pack 1

As above.

For non UK residents.

Postage £2.00 as for one book.

£13.49  including postage.

Berthe Fait une Pizza

For UK residents.

Berthe Fait une Pizza is a short story in French about Berthe the witch making a pizza. She is using the Pizzas for Witches Cookbook, so some of the ingredients are rather unusual. The book contains a wordlist, wordsearch and sandwich quiz. 

This book has mainly short, simple sentences. I have used this with 6 year olds, but older children (up to 12) learning food vocabulary have also enjoyed it.      

Non UK residents please see box below.

Berthe Fait une Pizza

As above.

For non-UK residents + £6.50 including postage.

 

£5.25 including postage.

Quel Temps Fait-il, Berthe?       (Clothes and Weather)

For UK residents.

Quel Temps Fait-il, Berthe? is a short story in simple French about the elderly witch, Berthe’s problem over what to wear when the weather keeps changing. Berthe being Berthe sorts it out in the end. 20 page paperback, with bright, coloured pictures, a weather pairs card card game to copy, a wordsearch and glossary.  

This book contains some repetition. I have used this with children from the age of 6, skipping through the last more complicated page. Older children (to 12) also enjoy this book.   

£5.25 including postage.

 

Non-UK residents please see below.

Quel Temps Fait-il, Berthe?

As above.

For non UK residents.

£6.50 including postage

Berthe Va au Supermarché

For UK residents.

Berthe’s trip to the supermarket ends in disaster, Will her cat manage to keep its cool? Contains shopping vocabulary and a useful shop conversation, with quantities and prepositions. There is a French/English vocabulary list, a word search and a shopping card game. This 20 page paperback has brightly coloured pictures and is suitable for children beginning to learn French. 

There is more text in this book, so I’ve tended to use it with slightly older children (8+). The vocabulary is also useful for children studying for GCSEs.

Non UK residents please see box below.

£5.25 including postage.

 

Berthe Va au Supermarché

As above.

For non UK residents.

£6.50

Berthe the Witch Pack 2

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Pack 2 contains Berthe Fait une Pizza, Quel Temps Fait-il, Berthe? and Berthe Va au  Supermarché.

The cost of postage for the pack is 75p, the same as for one book.

£13.74 including postage.

 

For Non-UK residents the pack is as above with £2 postage.

£14.99 including postage.

Berthe Fête Noël

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Berthe celebrates Christmas in France. Unfortunately, things start to go wrong and Berthe has to come to the rescue to save the day. Apart from the story there is a wordlist, word search and Christmas present game.

£5.25 including postage.

 

Berthe Fête Noël

For Non-UK residents above.

£6.50 including postage

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L,Année de Berthe shows Berthe’s activities in France throughout the year, from skiing to a disastrous attempt to make pancakes. The book covers many special annual events in France. It also has a word search, a date game, a list of special events and a French-English word list. The pictures are bright and fun. Unlike la Semaine de Berthe, which is in the first person, L’Année de Berthe has the actions in the third person.

£5.25 including postage.

 

L’Année de Berthe         As above. 

For Non-UK residents

£6.50 including postage.

Berthe et le Miroir Magique

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Berthe buys an antique mirror. Berthe is warned that the mirror is magic and when she starts to use it things do not go to plan.

This book contains a story,  word list, colour list, wordsearch and colour pairs game. It uses both the masculine and feminine forms of the French words for colours.

£5.25 including postage.

 

Berthe et le Miroir Magique 

  As above.

Non-UK residents postage £2.

£6.50 including postage.

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Pack 3 contains;

Berthe Fête Noël  L’Année de Berthe  and  Berthe et le Miroir Magique.

The postage cost for this pack is 75p, the same as for 1 book.

£13.74 including postage.

 

Berthe the Witch Pack 3

For Non-UK Residents.

£14.99 including postage

Berthe Va au Restaurant

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Berthe goes out for a meal with her cat and a special friend. As usual the cat has a hard time, but all works out in the end.

A useful book for learning how to cope in a French restaurant. The French is simple and the words featured appear in the French/English word list. There is also a word search to do and a restaurant game to make.  

£5.25 including postage.

 

Berthe Va au Restaurant.

For Non-UK residents.

£6.50 including postage.

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Berthe is about to go on holiday. Where will she go? What will she do? What will she take with her? A story in simple French with large illustrations, a Customs Game, Wordsearch and vocabulary wordlist. This book is 4 pages longer than the other books and has a laminated cover.

£5.25 including postage.

 

Berthe Va en Vacances.

For non-UK residents.

£6.50 including postage.

Berthe the Witch Pack 4

This pack includes Berthe Va au Restaurant, Berthe Va en Vacances and La Famille de Berthe. You pay postage as for one book.

£13.74 including postage.

 

Pack 4 for non-UK residents.

£14.99 including postage.

¡Hola Berta!

¡Hola Berta! is written in simple Spanish and introduces Berta and her ice cream loving cat. There is a story, vocabulary list, word search and boardgame.

£5.25 including postage.

 

¡Hola Berta!

For non-UK residents.

£6.50 including postage.

La Semana de Berta.

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La Semana de Berta is written in simple Spanish. It covers Berta’s week from a game of rugby to a disastrous cooking session. There is a story, vocabulary list, word search and simple crossword puzzle.

£5.25 including postage.

 

La Semana de Berta

For non-UK residents.

£6.50 including postage.

Spanish Pack containing  ¡Hola Berta! and La Semana de Berta. You pay postage as for one book.

£9.25 including postage.

 

Spanish Pack  for non-UK residents.

You pay postage as if for one book.

10.50 including postage.