Modern Foreign Language learning enables children to widen their horizons and be able to travel confidently now and in later life. It also helps children to understand the diversity of cultures around the world and activate different areas of their brain, helping to reduce to cognitive decline of ageing!
At Bowdon Church School, children participate in regular FRENCH lessons from Year 3 to Year 6.
We aim to develop children’s experience of language acquisition and encourage curiosity about languages. To develop their understanding of what they hear and read, and have an ability to express themselves in speech and writing, extend their knowledge of how language works and explore differences between French and English. Pupils will strengthen their sense of identity through learning about culture in Francophone countries and comparing it with their own culture.
At BCS, our approach to teaching and learning enables all pupils to achieve success in maths irrespective of specific learning difficulties, disability, gender and racial grouping. We aim to develop in children:
We achieve this by