Year 9 French: Key words/ phrases for describing people

26 04 2009


Year 9 French pupils may find this document useful for the task of giving descriptions of people.



Year 8 French Learning Mat: Les medias

19 04 2009

Download an electronic copy of the laminated mats you have been using in class.



GCSE French Learning Mat: Environment

19 04 2009



The Imperfect Tense

17 04 2009

Instruction sheet and practice on the imperfect tense.  (10D/ Miss O’Brien)



Year 10 French: “Les loisirs”

15 04 2009

Here is an electronic copy of the class notes (Miss O’Brien/ 10D) on the topic of ‘leisure/free time’ (covered last half term).  Sorry that the hand-written pages are not attached!


Year 10 French: “L’environnement”

15 04 2009



To help you with the topic of environment, Miss O’Brien has uploaded a booklet which contains key vocabulary, phrases and sample GCSE speaking test questions.  This should help you greatly with the topic.  Bonne chance!

Y10 Spanish Exchange Visit April 2009

4 04 2009

spanish-flag2On Tuesday 21st April a group of 13 Spanish students from our twin school ‘Nuestra Señora de los Desamparados’ in Ibi will be arriving at Durham Tees Valley airport to begin their week long stay with host pupils in Y10.

The group will be welcomed by the Mayor and will have a chance to visit Durham, York and Beamish before returning to Spain.

The Y10 hosts and their visitors will keep us updated with comments on the blog during the visit.

Y7 French Study Visit March 2009

4 04 2009

cimg01082On Sunday March 1st 45 Y7 students set off for France accompanied by Miss Cutts, Mr Hersey, Miss O’Brien and Miss Andrew.  The group stayed the week in Arques la Bataille and visited Dieppe, Paris, Boulogne  and Rouen.

It was a fantastic opportunity for the pupils to practise their French and learn more about the language and culture of France.

What is you favourite memory of the Y7 French Study Visit?

Post your comments on the blog.

Fling the teacher – French past tense practice

4 04 2009

Practise the past tense using this interactive game.fling-the-teacher

Fling the teacher – Past tense practice

How far did you fling the teacher?

Post your scores on the blog.

GCSE Spanish Speaking Questions

3 04 2009

GCSE Speaking Questions – Self and family (Higher)

GCSE Speaking Questions – Holidays (Foundation)

GCSE Speaking Questions – Holidays (Higher)