Languages

Languages

Curriculum Overview

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Aims of Modern Languages:

"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 both at KS3 & KS4."  (Mr. A. Casey, Faculty Leader) 

Pupils joining Year 7 in September 2017 will study French.  Pupils joining Year 7 in September 2018 will study Spanish.

 

Useful Websites:

At KS4 we encourage students to further develop their independent learning skills in preparation for the demands of the GCSE examination. 

GCSE French specification: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/languages/gcse/french-8658

GCSE Spanish specification: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/languages/gcse/spanish-8698

 

Extra-Curricular:

Spanish Master Class: Monday after school 3-4 pm (Year 8).

Language Homework Club: Monday lunchtime 1.05pm-1.35pm. All year groups are welcome.

MFL Languages Club: Tuesday 1.05pm-1.35 pm (Key Stage 3 only).

 

Student Feedback: 

"I really enjoy coming to my Spanish lessons because I know they are going to be fun and we will be learning something new and exciting."

 

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