Spanish is currently taught at Holy Family School
We aim to develop children’s experience of language acquisition and encourage curiosity about languages as a means of communication in our modern world. We aim to support children to be able to express themselves in Spanish in speech and writing. Whilst teaching Spanish, we also draw upon other learning opportunities across the curriculum. For example, during our Around the World Day studies in Geography, we have been looking at the location of spanish speaking countries. We seek opportunities to embed language learning during theme days, which include International Languages Day in September, and our annual language day during the summer term.
Teaching and Learning Overview
This is in line with the recommendations of the Primary National Curriculum and the teacher will draw upon a range of techniques to ensure that children of all abilities meet their full potential. Children are encouraged to:
We use a range of resources to teach and assess a child’s experience of the Spanish language in key stage two.