The Family : CONTENTS



(Updated on 04/05/2016)




  • 'My Crazy Family' par Sylvain Kustyan - Niveau 6ème, 5ème et primaire
    Le thème: la famille, les membres de la famille
    Point de langue: There's There are / Les goûts / Le présent simple / Le prétérit

    Sur YouTube, cliquer sur l'onglet Sous-Titres et vous aurez une version Karaoké. 
    "There's my mother with green hair
    But my father doesn't care
    There's my brother who gets stronger..."


  • She's Leaving Home - The Beatles
    "She breaks down and cries to her husband 
    Daddy our baby's gone 
    Why would she treat us so thoughtlessly 
    How could she do this to me..." 
    Listen to the song. (YouTube)


  • Lynyrd Skynyrd - Simple Man (YouTube) + the LYRICS :
    "Mama told me when I was young 
    Come sit beside me, my only son 
    And listen closely to what I say. 
    And if you do this 
    It will help you some sunny day..." 



  • The Mom Song - with subtitles
    "The Mom Song, a light-hearted ditty describing everything Mom says in a 24-hour period."


  • Cats in the Cradle by Harry Chapin or Ugly Kid Joe :
    "And as I hung up the phone, it occurred to me,
    He'd grown up just like me.
    My boy was just like me."


  • Family Portrait by Pink
    Watch the video and do the exercise.
    + LYRICS (
    Activity created by: Renée Maufroid (Ac. Lille)


  • Father and Son by Cat Stevens :
    "You're still young...
    Look at me, I am old, but I'm happy."




  • Animaniacs "I'm Mad" Song : the lyrics (



  • Ladies first by Queen Latifah :
    "Like mother, like daughter, I would also like to mention"



  • Living for the city sung by Stevie Wonder
    "Her brother's smart he's got more sense than many
    His patience's long but soon he won't have any
    To find a job is like a haystack needle
    Cause where he lives they don't use colored people
    Living just enough, just enough for the city..."



  • Mother by Pink Floyd (


  • My Crazy Family
    - Une chanson en karaoké extraite du CD-ROM Ressources JOIN the TEAM 6e

    Utilisation de 'CAN'
    (Collection 'Join the Team' - 6ème et 5ème - Editions Nathan)




  • Route 23 by Steven Seagal (from the CD : 'Songs from the Crystal Cave')
    "My my my
    found in a shoe box
    my daddy people came from far away
    mamma lived on the porch of the rich folks
    my daddy had to work to pay"


  • Seasons In The Sun by Westlife :
    "Goodbye Papa please pray for me
    I was the black sheep of the family"


  • We Are Family by Sister Sledge :
    "I got all my sisters with me"


  • Family by The Rolling Stones + LYRICS :
    "Here's father, his heart screwed on
    Yes, here he's got it I'm sure
    'Cause he lost his life in an accident..."