MFL Subject Leader - Laura Hind
At Oatlands Junior School, we aim to nurture our pupils’ understanding of the world and its cultures through high quality language teaching. We want to foster a love of learning language, promote positive attitudes towards other languages and understand that communication in our global society is dependent on our knowledge of other languages.
In Year 4, we have been learning how to say the date, including how to say when our birthdays are. We have learned lots of vocabulary and are now learning how to put words into phrases and sentences.
Help us out by asking us: "Quelle est la date de ton anniversaire?"
Our classes have recruited French Ambassadors, who will meet half termly to learn new songs and games in French which can be shared with their classes and used to supplement the teaching of French in school! Bienvenue - you'll be fantastic!
Each half term, the pupils and teachers at Oatlands take the register in a different language. This half term, we are learning how to greet each other and ask for our lunch in Italian!