MFL


Year 7

2019-2020

Unit

Topics

Assessment

Term  1

Départ

 

 

Bienvenue!

 

 

 

  • Language awareness
  • Greetings + name
  • How you feel and why
  • Classroom instructions
  • Classroom equipment + avoir
  • Numbers 1-31
  • Age, months, birthday
  • Where you live
  • ICT activities

 

DC1:

 

Speaking

5 qu and answers

Ma Famille

 

 

 

  • Brothers and sisters
  • Pets
  • Family members
  • Personality
  • Physical description
  • Likes and dislikes
  • Noël

 

Writing

 Extended write: 40 words to introduce yourself and family

Term 2

Au Collège

 

 

 

  • Cultural differences/ French school system
  • School subjects
  • Opinions and reasons
  • Time: 12 hour clock
  • School timetable
  • Describing your school day

 

DC2

 

Reading and Listening

 

 

Les Passe-Temps

 

 

 

  • Sports
  • Hobbies
  • Last weekend
  • weather
  • Jouer and faire
  • Likes and dislikes
  • Use of the internet and my mobile
  • Describing what others do (il/ils)

 

Writing

 

Extended write: 40 words on opinions and hobbies

Term 3

Bon Appétit!

 

 

 

  • Ordering drinks and snacks
  • Food items and opinions
  • Mealtimes
  • Quantities of food
  • Numbers to 100: prices, the euro
  • At the market

 

DC3

 

 

Speaking

 

Role play at the café and shopping at the market

Chez Moi

 

 

 

 

  • Describe where you live/would like to live
  • Places in town
  • Where you go in town
  • Rooms of the house and adjectives
  • furniture
  • Prepositions/colours
  • Ideal bedroom

 

Reading and Listening

 

Yr 7 exam

 

Year 8

2019-2020

Unit

Topics

Assessment

Term  1

Recap Yr7

 

 

 

 

Mode Ado

  • Revision of personal information.
  • Questions and answers on home and school life
  • Translation of extended text

 

  • Clothes and colours
  • Types and styles of clothes
  • Outfits for different occasions/weather

 

DC1

 

Writing

 

Extended write: 50 words on fashion

En Forme!

  • Parts of the body
  • Creating a monster
  • Pains and illnesses
  • At the doctor
  • Advice for a healthy lifestyle
  • Past tense: health diary

Reading and Listening

 

 

Term 2

On se relaxe!

  • TV programmes
  • Likes, dislikes and reasons
  • Film genres
  • 24 hour clock
  • Immediate future: aller+ infinitive
  • Arranging to go out
  • Giving excuses

DC2

 

Speaking

 

Dialogue arranging to go out

Tous les jours

  • Sports
  • Musical instruments
  • Expressions of time
  • Daily routine
  • Household chores
  • Negatives in the perfect tense
  • Description in the past

 

Writing

 

Extended write: Storyboard about daily routine

Term 3

Voyages et Vacances

  • Countries
  • Transport
  • Holiday activities
  • Past holiday
  • Perfect tense être and avoir
  • Next year’s holiday plans

Speaking Assessment

DC3

 

Writing

Extended write: 50 words on a past holiday

 

Une Visite en France

  • Places in town
  • Directions
  • Tourist information
  • Paris monuments
  • Planning a visit to Paris

 

Reading and Listening

 

Yr 8 exam

 

Year 9

2019-2020

AQA Spec

Topics

Assessment

Term 1

 

GCSE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theme: Current and future study and employment

 

Topic1 – my studies

 

Topic 2 – Life at school

 

 

  • Introduction to GCSE/expectations/ assessments
  • School subjects likes and dislikes
  • Opinions on subjects, school and teachers
  • Timetable
  • Primary school: imperfect tense
  • Similarities and differences of French/English school systems
  • Clubs and sports teams
  • Description of school facilities
  • For/ against school uniform
  • School rules

DC1

 

Reading and Listening

exam questions

 

Writing

Extended write: Paper 4 qu 4

90 words

Topic 3 – Education post 16

 

Topic 4 – jobs, careers and ambitions

  • careers
  • Advantages and disadvantages of jobs
  • Future educational plans
  • Ideal job
  • Future/conditional Tense

 

Speaking: questions and answers

Term  2

 

GCSE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theme: Identity and Culture

 

Topic 3- food and eating out

 

Topic 4 – customs and traditions

 

Theme 2: Local, national, global areas of interest

 

Topic 2- healthy/unhealthy livivng

  • Food items and food categories
  • Preferences and opinions on food/drink
  • Mealtimes: past, present and future
  • Eating habits
  • Healthy eating
  • Shopping for food
  • Ordering out
  • Problems at the restaurant
  • Festivals - Easter

 

DC2

 

Reading and Listening

exam questions

 

Speaking and writing

Describing a photo

  • Sport and exercise
  • Describing a sportsperson
  • Describing a sporting event
  • Opinions past and present
  • Likes and dislikes
  • Hobbies
  • What you have done and are going to do

 

Writing

Extended write:

90 words on Weekend past,present, future

Term 3

 

GCSE

Media and communication

 

Module 2

  • Arranging to go out
  • TV and Cinema
  • Books and reading
  • Modal verbs
  • Going out/ making excuses

 

DC3

 

Speaking

Photocards

Questions and answers

Film review

  • New technology
  • Music
  • Les Choristes project
  • Reviewing and describing a foreign film

 

 

Year 10 

2019-2020

AQA Spec

Topics

Assessment

Term  1

Theme: Identity and culture

 

Topic 1:

 

Me, my family and friends.

  • Descriptions of self and family: personality and appearance
  • Family relationships
  • Marriage and children
  • What makes a good friend
  • A night out with friends
  • Talking about life when you were younger
  • Talking about role-models
  • Who I admire
  • Daily life

 

 

 

DC1

 

Writing

Extended write:

90 words on theme 1 topics

 

Topic 3- food and eating out

 

Topic 4 – customs and traditions

 

 

 

  • Food, drinks and preferences
  • Food for special occasions
  • Describing your daily life
  • Lifestyle advice
  • Addiction: smoking, drugs and alcohol
  • Family celebrations
  • Customs and festivals
  • Christmas

 

 

 

 

 

Reading and Listening

Exam questions

 

 

Speaking

Photocards

Term 2

Theme: Local. National, Internationa and global areas of interest

 

Topic 1 – Home, town neighbourhood and region

  • Where you live
  • Describing your town and region
  • My local area: Advantages and disadvantages
  • What there is to see and do
  • My ideal town
  • tourism

DC2

 

Writing

Extended write:

90 words on town

 

 

  • House description
  • Where I used to live
  • Comparative and superlative
  • Improving my area
  • Environment

PPE exams

Term 3

Theme: Local. National, Internationa and global areas of interest; identity and Culture

 

Topic 4 travel and tourism

 

 

  • Usual holiday plans
  • Describing a past holiday
  • Future holiday plans
  • An ideal holiday
  • Booking in a hotel
  • Problems in the hotel
  • Reviewing and complaining
  • Talking about travelling
  • Buying souvenirs
  • Holiday disasters
  • Describing holiday photos

DC3

 

Speaking

PPE Oral exam

 

Listening and reading

Exam questions

 

Writing

90 words on holidays

 

Year 11

2019-2020

AQA Spec

Topics

Assessment

Term  1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Term 2

Theme: Local. National, Internationa and global areas of interest

Topic 2 – social issues

Topic 3 –global issues

 

 

 

  • Environmental issues: natural disasters
  • Discussing the environment
  • Protecting the environment
  • Problems in your local area
  • A letter to a newspaper
  • Ethical shopping
  • Fair trade

DC1

 

PPE 1

Reading, Listening and Writing

 

 

Speaking

Role-plays

 

Theme-Identity and Culture

Topic 2 - technology

 

 

 

  • Buying souvenirs
  • Shopping for clothes
  • Volunteering
  • Discussing big events
  • Charity work
  • Mobile technology
  • Use of Internet
  • Social media
  • For or against

 

PPE 2

Reading, Listening and Writing

 

 

 

 

 

PPE Speaking exam

Term 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Preparation for speaking exam: role-play, photocard and conversation

 

Revision

 

GCSE Papers1-4