French

Research has shown several benefits from learning an additional language at a young age. In addition to developing an appreciation of different cultures and customs, learning a new language can also develop speaking and listening skills which can aid a child’s general language development.

Children are taught French from Year Three onwards using a variety of audio, visual and kinaesthetic strategies to make the lessons fun and engaging for all pupils. Learning objective focus on developing the following areas:

  • Oracy
  • Literacy
  • Intercultural understanding.

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Active French!

As part of our current French topic, keeping healthy, we had great fun learning a traditional French playground game. Children enjoyed playing ‘jouons au ballon’ and were brilliant at remembering all the new words.