Spanish

Please see below for detailed Annual Overviews.

KS3 – Year 7

What you will learn to know, do and understand:
·       Understand Spanish when it is spoken to you.

·       Speak Spanish using sentences with mostly-correct pronunciation.

·       Understand familiar words and focus intensively on learning vocabulary ’10 words per week’.

·       Write with correct spelling, building sentences over time.

 

KS3 – Year 8

Students are expected to consolidate the skills begun in Year 7 and to begin to use grammatical and phonic rules independently. Particular emphasis is placed on the ability to use more than one tense.

  • Understand Spanish when it is spoken to you.
  • Speak Spanish using sentences with mostly-correct pronunciation.
  • Intensively memorise unfamiliar words, creating a stock of ‘active’ vocabulary.

Write with correct spelling, building sentences over time with more than one tense.

KS3 – Year 9

Students are expected to consolidate the skills begun in Year 8 and to begin to demonstrate a level of grammatical knowledge that they can use in terms of correct phonics (sound patterns) and correct use of adjectives and verb tenses. Students should be able to:

  • Understand Spanish when it is spoken to you, with a varying degree of difficulty.
  • Speak Spanish using sentences with mostly-correct pronunciation and apply phonic rules to unfamiliar language.
  • Understand familiar words and memorise unfamiliar words, creating an ever-increasing stock of active vocabulary. Translate from and into Spanish. Describe photos and take part in role-plays.

Write with correct spelling, building sentences over time with past, present and future tense.