KS5 Languages – Year 13 (2016)

Year 13 (September 2016)

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3
Environment:

Pollution

Protecting the planet

Energy

Cultural Topics:

La casa de Bernarda Alba – Lorca

El Francismo

La Haine

Occupied France

Goodbye, Lenin!

The Berlin Wall Years

Multicultural Society:

Immigration

Multiculturalism

Racism

Cultural Topics:

La casa de Bernarda Alba – Lorca

El Francismo

La Haine

Occupied France

Goodbye, Lenin!

The Berlin Wall Years

Social problems:

Science & technology

Crime & punishment

Rich v poor

Cultural Topics:

La casa de Bernarda Alba – Lorca

El Francismo

La Haine

Occupied France

Goodbye, Lenin!

The Berlin Wall Years

Homework

  • Reading comprehension
  • Written expression
  • Vocabulary learning
  • Cultural research
  • Preparation for internal assessments / controlled assessments
  • Listening exercises (Kerboodle – KS5)

Other Useful Information

At KS5, students have access to ‘Kerboodle’, allowing A-level listening exercises to be completed at home.

5 ways I can help my son/daughter

1

A suitable revision guide to help with independent study.

2

A bi-lingual dictionary to help with homework.

3

Regular vocabulary testing on work completed in class.

4

Preparation/revision for controlled assessments.

5

Encouraging an interest in the culture as well as the language of target-language countries.