Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)

Overview

Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) is taught to all students in Year 8.

For more information regarding the curriculum, please contact the school.

Curriculum

During the school year, the following curriculum activities will take place.

Autumn
Half Term 1
Autumn
Half Term 2
Spring
Half Term 1
Spring
Half Term 2
Summer
Half Term 1
Summer
Half Term 2
Fashion
Clothes; Opinions and preferences; Adjectives; Roleplays; Iconic French/German designers
Football
Verbs; Descriptions; Nationalities; Profiles; Prepositions; Football match/sporting event commentary
School
Comparing systems; Subjects; Uniform; School rules; Ideal school
Environment
Problems and solutions; Water usage
Secret Agents
Adjectives; Descriptions; Codes; Whodunit mystery
Space
Solar system; Describing planets; Day in the life of an astronaut

Second Language

Autumn
Half Term 1
Autumn
Half Term 2
Spring
Half Term 1
Spring
Half Term 2
Summer
Half Term 1
Summer
Half Term 2
Personal Identity
Language roots; Numbers, colours, dates, question words; Descriptions of self; Basic opinions and reasons
The Wider World
Countries; Family life; Descriptions of others; Songs by French and German artists; Festivals
The Wider World
Daily routine; School life; Telling the time
The Wider World
Food and drink; Chocolate; Rainforests; Fairtrade
Leisure
Sports; The Olympic Games and Olympic values; Famous Olympians
Healthy Lifestyles
Injuries; Hobbies; Seasons and Weather

Note: The last two weeks of the school year will consist of assessments and language skills.

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About Frederick Gent School

Postal Address:
Frederick Gent School
Mansfield Road
South Normanton
Derbyshire
DE55 2ER

Telephone: 01773 811737