Language Day

Languages

Curriculum Overview

Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11

 

"Our aim is to give all students the skills to communicate with confidence in another language, and to foster an appreciation of different cultures and customs of people outside of their own communities." -

Mr A Casey, Faculty Leader

Pupils joining Year 7 in 2015-16 will study French with pupils who demonstrate a particular flair for languages having the opportunity to also take up Spanish from the end of term 1 as part of our dual linguist initiative.

We currently offer both French and Spanish at GCSE and follow the AQA GCSE course.

We currently offer both French and Spanish at GCSE and follow the AQA GCSE course.

Our Staff

  • Mr A Casey (Faculty Leader)
  • Miss R Phillips (Deputy Faculty Leader)
  • Mrs N Staniforth (Assistant Headteacher)
  • Miss C Ruane
  • Mr C Toal

Clubs that we offer:

Spanish Master Class Mondays 3-4 pm in LA2 with Mr Toal and Miss Phillips . Year 9.

Language Homework club/support in LA1 every Tuesday and Wednesday lunch 12.45- 1.30 pm with Mr Casey. All years welcome.

MFL Languages club with Miss Phillips every Tuesday 12.45 - 1.30 pm in LA2. Key Stage 3 only.

Trips:

Trips that we have done in the past few years , if you could add some photos and word it somehow. We have regularly held an annual joint MFL and Maths trip to Paris including July 2015.

July 2015 : Cultural visit to Holland to combine the wonders of Van Gogh and Rembrandt with a cultural excursion to Amsterdam.

July 2014: Cologne trip for year 10, Rhine river exploration and visits to many Rhine valley towns.

 

 To find out more about the subject and course options please contact admin@thebarlowrchigh.co.uk