Ward Jackson Church of England Primary School

"All smiles returned"


Modern Foreign Language

Subject Leader: Miss Petch

 Languages are assessed from Y3 - Y6. Essential skills include:

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Spelling
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Pronunciation
  • Descriptions
  • Appreciation
  • Presenting and performing

At Ward Jackson Church of England Primary School the children in Years 3-6 study French using the ‘Rigolo’ teaching tools. The teaching of French is interactive and is taught through visual media, songs, drama and art.

What will we be learning in French?


Class Autumn Spring Summer
R, 1, 2 We answer the register with bonjour. We can say please (S'il vous plait) and thank you (merci)
Year 3 Bonjour (hello) En Classe (in class) Mon Corps (my body)
Year 4 Les Animaux (animals) La famille (family) Bon Anniversaire (birthdays)
Year 5 Encour (in class) Quelle heure est-il? (What time is it?) Les Fetes (celebrations)
Year 6 Ou vas-tu? (where are you going?) On mange! (we eat!) Le circue (the circus)