Overview

Autumn term

Key ideas and topics covered

Expo 1 Module 1

Greetings/Alphabet/Age/Birthday/Colours/Classroom instructions

Grammar adjectival agreement /Er verbs/Negatives/Gender – un/une le/la/Imperatives

 

Expo 1 Module 2

Family/Pets/Personality/Appearance

Grammar verbs: Avoir /Être/ Present tense/conditional tense/Adjective agreements

Cultural capital: French Celebrations

Studio 2 Module 1 rouge/vert

Module 1 T’es branché(e)?/TV/Cinema/Reading/Technology/Weather – leisure

Grammar: Present Tense/Regular/irregular verbs

Cultural capital/ French festivals/Foods/Celebrations

Begin GCSE Course – tiered exam 1 exam in each skill: speaking, listening, reading, writing equals 25% of the final grade

Studio GCSE Theme 1: Identity and culture

Qui suis-je? relationships, when I was younger, what my friends and family are like, what makes a good friend, interests, socialising with friends and family, role models, health and fitness

Grammar Revision – Tenses Present/Near Future/Perfect Tense key phrases

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Studio GCSE Theme 2: Local area, De la ville à la campagne

Town, region and country: weather, places to see, things to do. Transport.

Grammar: Revision – tenses Superlatives/On peut/Si clauses/Imperatives/Time markers/Future Tense/Questions

Theme 3: School Future aspirations, study and work Bon travail!

Work: applying for jobs, careers, professions. Work experience and part-time jobs. Skills and personal qualities.

Grammar: Listening for synonyms/Using sequencers /The future tense/ The conditional /The relative pronoun qui/ Focus on 4 skills

Spring term

Key ideas and topics covered

Studio 1 Module 2 Au collège
School

subjects/opinions/timetable/12 hour clock/School day/ meals

Grammar: Present tense/Partitive article/Irregular verbs/Adjective agreements

Studio 1 Module 3 Past times – mes passe temps

Computer and technology/sports activities: Grammar Present tense verbs faire/aimer

Studio 1 Module 2 Au collège
School

subjects/opinions/timetable/12 hour clock/School day/ meals

Grammar: Present tense/Partitive article/Irregular verbs/Adjective agreements

Studio 1 Module 3 Past times – mes passe temps

Computer and technology/sports activities: Grammar Present tense verbs faire/aimer

Studio 2 Module 2 rouge/vert Paris, je t’adore!

Paris/Where did you go/travel/Who did you go with/Understanding brochures

Grammar Verbs in the Present tense/Perfect Tense

Cultural Diversity

Paris: Virtual classrooms

Studio GCSE Theme 1 module 2 Le temps des loisirs/ Leisure activities

Entertainment, leisure reading, music, sport, film and television/Social media and technology

Grammar Verbs – faire/jouer Present Tense/Future tense Perfect tense Depuis/Negatives

Studio GCSE Theme 2: Local area, holiday and travel Le grand large

Holidays: preferences, experiences and destinations

Travel and tourist transactions: travel and accommodation, asking for help and dealing with problems, directions, eating out

Grammar/Comparatives/Reflexives/Pronouns/3 time frames

Studio GCSE Theme 3 Module 8 Un œil sur le monde

Global sustainability/Bringing the world together: sports events, music events, campaigns/ Volunteering/ good causes/Environmental issues: being green, access to natural resources.

Grammar: The simple future tense to talk about the weather /Using cognates to understand meaning /Using on doit and on peut + the infinitive /Using en + the present participle / Linking ideas together/The passive /Using certain phrases to improve

Summer term

Key ideas and topics covered

Studio 1 Module 3 Module 5 Partez!

Holidays/Getting ready/What you like to do/Buying drinks and snacks/Holiday dreams

Grammar: Present tense/Conditional tense/Reflexive verbs/Near Future tense

Module 3 Mon caractère

Personality/Talking about relationships/Talking about music/Clothing

Grammar: Adjectives – agreements/Near future tense/Reflexive verbs

Cultural diversity – French music/artists/groups

Studio GCSE Theme 1 module 3

Jours ordinaires, jours de fête
Celebrations and festivals, food and drink/daily life/clothes

Grammar: Du/de la/ modals/Aller and infinitive/ Present/Perfect/Near Future/ Imperfect tense

Culture Capital – Celebrations/Festivals

Studio GCSE Theme 3 module 6 Au collège

School Future aspirations, Study and work

What school is like: school types, school day, subjects, rules and pressures, celebrating success./School activities: school trips, events, exchanges.

Grammar: Direct object pronouns/ Giving opinions and making adjectives agree/ il faut

Giving opinions in different tenses /Adverbs /The imperfect tense

Culture Capital – Schools in France – Exchange Y10

GCSE course – finished

Revision programme – Grammar/themes