Lead Teacher - Ms Eleanor Grantham

e.grantham@dittonparkacademy.co.uk

Key Stage 3 - Years 7 and 8

Curriculum Information Year 7

No of Lessons per fortnight

Home Learning

Additional Learning Opportunities

Dept Support

Additional Guidance

3

60 mins per fortnight:

30 mins self quizzing

30 mins translation sentences

Year 7

Madrid Trip

Paris Trip

Spanish Club

Language Leaders

Year 8

Spanish Club

MFL Language Council

Language Leaders

 

 

Per Term Topic Information for Year 7

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Classroom expectations/routines

What is knowledge organiser? What is self quizing? How to CUDDLE a text

Spanish/French phonics

Spanish/French alphabet

Reading Spanish/French literature

Why are languages important

British vs Spanish/French education system

Numbers/month/days

Describe yourself

What do you look like?

Describe your family

Describe your region

Describe your house

What are the differences between the Ivory Coast/Peru and England?

What do you like to do in your free time?

What do you do to stay in shape?

Do you have a healthy diet?

What do you study?

Who is your favourite teacher and why?

What are the positive and negative aspects of your school?

Year 7 Mocks:

Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking

 

Per Term Topic Information for Year 8

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

What did you do on holiday last year? (Past tense)

What do you normally do during your holidays (Present tense)

Are holidays important (Opinion)

Where do you want to go next year? (Future)

What did you do yesterday after school? (Past tense)

Do you use social media? (Present tense)

What are you gong to do next weekend? (Future tense)

What did you have for dinner last night? (Past tense)

What do you eat at the weekend? (Present tense)

What is your favourite festival/celebration and why? (Future tense)

Where did you work last summer? (Past tense)

Do you travel often? (Present tense)

What are you going to do during the summer holidays? (Future tense)

Recap: Merging the KO's

Describe yourself

What do you do in your free time?

What do you normally do during the holidays?

Year 8 Mocks:

Reading, writing, listening and speaking

Key Stage 4 - Years 9, 10 and 11

Curriculum Information 

No of Lessons per fortnight

Frequency and Length of Homework

Additional Learning Opportunities

Dept Support

Additional Guidance

Yr 9 - 5

Yr 10 - 4

Yr 11 - 5

Yr 9

60 mins per fortnight:

30 mins self quizzing

30 mins translation sentences

Yr 10

30 mins per week

Self quizzing

Translation sentences

General conversation preparation

Yr 11

30 mins per week

Vocabulary Revision

General conversation preparation

Exam skills booklets

 

Yr 9 

Valencia Trip

Yr 10

Paris Trip

French Institute Trip

 

AQA Exam Board

Per Term Topic Information for Year 9

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

(Knowledge Organiser 1)

Describe your best friend

(Knowledge Organiser 2)

Where do you live? What do you like/dislike about your town?

(Knowledge Organiser 3)

How are your studies going?

(Knowledge organiser 1)

Do you get on well with your family?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

Describe your dream town?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Describe your school day

(Knowledge organiser 1)

What is your opinion on marriage?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

What did you do during a day out in your town?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Describe a memorable day you spent at school

(Knowledge Organiser 1)

What was your childhood like?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

Where would you like to live in the future/

(Knowledge organiser 3)

What do you think of your school rules?

(Knowledge organiser 1)

Describe your ideal partner

(Knowledge organiser 2)

What do you do to protect the environment in your town?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

How are you going to celebrate finishing your exams?

Year 9 Mocks:

Reading, Writing, Listening and speaking

 

Per Term Topic Information for Year 10

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

(Knowledge Organiser 1)

What do you like to do in your free time?

(Knowledge Organiser 2)

What is your favourite celebration?

(Knowledge Organiser 3)

Where is your favourite place to go on holiday?

(Knowledge organiser 1)

Do you prefer to go to the cinema or watch TV?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

What do you eat and drink during a party?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Where would you like to go on holiday in the future?

(Knowledge organiser 1)

What do you think of social media?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

Describe a recent birthday

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Where would you like to go on holiday in the future?

(Knowledge Organiser 1)

Who is your favourite singer?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

Do you like French/Spanish food?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Describe your dream holiday

(Knowledge organiser 1)

Do you like sport?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

Do you have a healthy diet?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Would you like to take a gap year?

Year 10 Mocks:

Reading, writing, listenting and speaking

Per Term Topic Information for Year 11

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

(Knowledge Organiser 1)

Do you volunteer?

(Knowledge Organiser 2)

What do you do to stay in shape?

(Knowledge Organiser 3)

What can we do to help protect the environment?

(Knowledge organiser 1)

How can we help charities?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

What is your advice for living a healthy life?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

What do you recycle? Are plastic bags a problem?

(Knowledge organiser 1)

What have you done recently to help others?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

What are the stressful aspects of your life?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

Do you use public transport?

(Knowledge Organiser 1)

What are the main issues for young people today?

(Knowledge organiser 2)

What do you think about smoking?

(Knowledge organiser 3)

What can we do to help homeless people?