Students in Year 7 have four sessions of MFL per fortnight. In French, students follow the Allez 1 course and study topics like: personal information, school, home and animals, food, lifestyle, holidays, sport and leisure and daily life in francophone countries. They also have access to online resources through Linguascope to help them develop their linguistic skills.
Students in Year 8 follow Allez 2 and they also have four sessions of MFL per fortnight studying topics like: entertainment and advertising, technology, issues for teenagers, a balanced diet, parties and festivals, transport and holidays, home and jobs and ambitions. They also have access to online resources through Linguascope to help them develop their linguistic skills.
Students in year 9 have five sessions of French per fortnight. In Year 9 students will have the chance to do some GCSE style assessment tasks in speaking, writing, listening and reading at Foundation level using Kerboodle and AQA French GCSE Foundation textbook. This allows them to sample what the GCSE course will be like, and prepares them for rest of Key Stage 4.
The Year 9 students' ambition and lack of fear is to be commended and it is evident many of them have already focused on making money from their own ideas.Chris Hallam, Santander View our success stories