MFL

Head of Department:  Mrs L.Mouaraki

Second in Department: Ms S Djouadi

Teacher of French:  Ms M Makri

Teacher of Spanish Ms L. Pueyo Agudo

 

Why learn another language? Speaking a second language will…

 

• Open Up a World of Job Opportunities

• Help you become a Better Learner

• Give Your Brain a Boost

• Allow you to get an Outsider’s Perspective about Your Own Culture

• Help you stay Smart in Touristic Areas

 

The MFL Department is a dedicated and enthusiastic team who work collaboratively to provide an enjoyable, engaging and relevant learning experience for students. Department members constantly strive to raise student achievement and offer students every opportunity to develop confidence and independence.

 

KS3:

3 hours every 2 weeks

Once every 2 weeks

Equipe Nouvelle 1 for y7

Equipe Nouvelle 2 for y8

See attached progress grid

 

KS4:

5 hours every 2 weeks

Exam board: AQA

Once every week (one learning and one writing/reading)

AQA textbooks/ kerboodle

Schemes of work include

Y9: Me, my family and friends, Technology in everyday life, Free-time activities, Custom and festival in French speaking countries

Y10: Home, town, neighbourhood and region, Social issues, Global issues

Y11: My studies, Life at school / college, Education post 16, Job, Career choices and ambitions, Travel and Tourism

 

 

INTERVENTION AND EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

KS3

Y8 - French play

Y8 – European language day in September

Subscription to French magazine (Ça va?)

Day trip to Boulogne with visit of Chocolate factory, visit of old town and meal in French restaurant

French corner with magazines, newspapers and books available in French

French club to play board games in French on Monday lunch time in French corner

 

KS4

Extra lessons throughout the year for y11 (twice a week at lunch time every Tuesday and Thursday/Friday)

 

Revision class held before exam

 

Four-day trip to Paris with visit to Euro Disney, tour of Paris including Montmartre, Eiffel Tower, cruise on river Seine, visit of catacombs and tour of city by night, and visit of medieval town Provins

 

Y10 Conference on how to get grade A*- A at GCSE

 

Subscription to French magazine (Bonjour)

French corner with magazines, newspapers and books available in French

 

KS5

Near-peer mentoring (with language university student)

 

Useful Websites

Revision of vocab:

http://www.languagesonline.org.uk/

http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/haberg/index.htm

http://www.targetlanguage.co.uk/contents.html

http://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse/french

(need to register but it is free)

http://www.frenchrevision.co.uk/index.htm#

http://www.atantot-extra.co.uk/resources/menu_category.php?l=fr&c=1

(simple vocab, foundation paper only)

http://www.revisioncentre.co.uk/gcse/french/index.html

 

 

Listening and reading activities:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/

http://zut.languageskills.co.uk/intermediate/year10.html

http://www.abcteach.com/directory/languages-esl-french-french-reading-comprehension-3458-2-1

http://oye.languageskills.co.uk/intermediate/year10.html

http://www.gcse.com/french/index.htm

 

 

Reading and listening texts:

http://1jour1actu.com/

http://french.yabla.com/?gclid=CMWS_ozH56kCFYpA4QodBGeCWQ

(no need to register, just watch free videos)

 

 

Learn about French culture:

www.lesclesjunior.com

www.cilt.org.uk

www.vivenoel.com

 

Why learn languages?

www.ukgermanconnection.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Address

 

Terling Road,

Wood Lane,

Dagenham

RM8 1JT

Phone

 

Tel: 0208 270 4242

Fax: 0208 595 4024

 

E-mail

 

office@allsaintsschool.co.uk

 

School hours

 

Monday to Friday

8.40am - 3.15pm