The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 12 French Curriculum

     

    Autumn Term

    Topics

    Further details about the topic

    Skills

    1 & 2

    Evolution of family

    Cyber society

    Voluntary work

     

    Listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammatical control, cultural understanding, use of reference materials, presenting, structuring and justifying arguments, oral presentation skills

    Spring Term

     

     

     

    1 & 2

    Politics 

    Voluntary work 


    Study of l'auberge 

    Espagnole

     

     

    Summer Term

     

     

     

    1

    Cultural inheritance 

    French music 

    Revision of previous topics 

    Introduction to literature

     

     

    2

    Grammar completed by end of year

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    nouns, articles, adjectives, numerals, adverbs, quantifiers, pronouns, verbs and tenses, prepositions, conjunctions, negation, questions, commands, word order, other constructions, discourse markers, fillers.

     

    Assessments:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Type of Assessment

    CAT 1

    Evolution of family; cyber society; cinema 

    reading and writing

    Spring Term

     

     

    CAT 2

    La Haine, politics, voluntary work

    speaking and listening 

    Summer Term

     

     

    CAT 3

    All topics 

    speaking, listening, reading and writing 

    Main Resources:

    Resource

    Details

    Term

    Text books

    Oxford University Press course for Year 12 A level study and materials produced by the department, grammar notes,  IT Kerboodle access

    All

    Recommended reading

    Grammar notes + department has stocks of literature, CDs and DVDs for use by pupils

    All

    Recommended websites

    French websites - all hold a wealth of authentic materials in the target language

    News websites like Le Monde and Le Figaro 

    All

    Equipment

    Folders and associated materials which encourage good organisation; a sound basic dictionary; verb tables.

    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

    Activity

    Day and time or term

    Year 12 trip

    2018 

    Individual support sessions in preparation for speaking exams

    Arranged as per needs