Modern Foreign Language

Why Choose French?

  • You will develop a skill which is for life and most likely to be useful in your future career and social/family life. You will develop an awareness of foreign cultural knowledge whilst developing your language skills.

  • You will be able to use IT facilities to perfect all language skills and especially develop your listening comprehension.

  • You will have the opportunity to join the Staffordshire-Limousin French Exchange and make lifelong friends.

  • You will have the opportunity to join national competitions (eg. A film review competition)

  • You will take part in extracurricular workshops to practice the French language with other subjects.

**You will need to be good at French or Spanish

Madame Durand

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Why Choose Spanish?

  • You will develop a skill which is for life and most likely to be useful in your future career and social/family life.

  • You will increase your understanding of another culture.

  • You will expand your employability in Great Britain and abroad.

  • You will develop your knowledge of Hispanic films, festivals and gastronomy.

  • You will have the opportunity to develop your confidence and be open-minded.

Subject Content French/Spanish:

  • Identity and culture

  • Local, national, international and global areas of interest.

  • Current and future study and employment

In order to be successful in this subject you will need to:

  • Produce 90-150 word essays in French/Spanish.

  • Speak with confidence in French/Spanish in front of the class and for the exam.

  • Transfer English grammatical skills into French/Spanish sentence structures.

  • Work individually, with a partner or in groups.

  • Invest time in vocabulary learning.

  • Build resilience.