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Fairfields Primary School and Nursery

Rosedale Way, Cheshunt, Herts EN7 6JG Tel: 01992 633195 Fax: 01992 643701
Email: admin@fairfields.herts.sch.uk
Headteacher: Mr G Gaidoni
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The School Curriculum at Fairfields - Key Stage 2 - Year 5 - Languages (French)

Key Stage 2 Programme of study

 

Pupils are taught to:

    • listen attentively to spoken language and show understanding by joining in and responding
    • explore the patterns and sounds of language through songs and rhymes and link the spelling, sound and meaning of words
    • engage in conversations; ask and answer questions; express opinions and respond to those of others; seek clarification and help
    • speak in sentences, using familiar vocabulary, phrases and basic language structures
    • develop accurate pronunciation and intonation so that others understand when they are reading aloud or using familiar words and phrases
    • present ideas and information orally to a range of audiences
    • read carefully and show understanding of words, phrases and simple writing
    • appreciate stories, songs, poems and rhymes in the language
    • broaden their vocabulary and develop their ability to understand new words that are introduced into familiar written material, including through using a dictionary
    • write phrases from memory, and adapt these to create new sentences, to express ideas clearly
    • describe people, places, things and actions orally and in writing
    • understand basic grammar appropriate to the language being studied, including (where relevant): feminine, masculine and neuter forms and the conjugation of high-frequency verbs; key features and patterns of the language; how to apply these, for instance, to build sentences; and how these differ from or are similar to English.