Spanish

Autumn Term

Topic
Overview

Revision of year 9 topics and basic language, vocabulary, tenses and grammar

Greetings / Names

Spellings & alphabet

Numbers 1-1000 & age 

Birthday & months

Days of the week

Phone numbers

Addresses

Nationalities, languages & countries 

Classroom objects & language 

Grammar - 

Formal & informal language 

Nouns, articles, genders & plurals 

Question words

Imperatives 

Christmas in Spain

 

Personality  

Family & who you get on with & look like  

Colours 

Grammar –

The verb ESTAR & its uses 

Adjectival agreements 

Possessive adjectives

Looks and physical descriptions 

Present tense regular & irregular verbs

Subject pronouns

 

Sports 

Other free time activities 

Grammar –

The present tense 

Me gusta + infinitive

Negatives

 

TV programmes & preferences 

Cinema  & opinions 

Technology

Grammar –  Acabar de

Emphatic adjectives 

Comparatives 

Social media 

Going out 

Grammar – 

The present continuous tense & gerund 

Modal verbs 

Social, Moral, Spiritual & Cultural and British Values Links

    • SMSC – pair work
    • BV – tolerance and respect 
    • SMSC – awareness of Spanish culture 
    • SMSC  - cultural awareness of Christmas celebrations 
    • SMSC – family values 
    • SMSC – relationships within the family 
    • SMSC – the importance of sports and keeping fit 
    • SMSC – politeness and respect 
    • BV –  freedom of choice  
    • SMSC – Internet  safety 
    • SMSC – T.V. programmes and film genres in Hispanic culture

 

Careers, Advice, Information & Guidance Links

    • Opportunities available to them in Spanish speaking countries.
    • How to address different people from Spanish speaking countries
    • Career opportunities linked with being multi lingual
    • Health awareness
    • How the internet can aid language learning

 

Home Learning this Term

Students will be expected to learn vocabulary and grammar at home. They will have vocabulary and spelling tests every week. 

 

 

Spring Term

Topic
Overview

Home, town, neighbourhood & region

House & rooms 

Furniture 

Local area & facilities 

Pros and cons of local area 

Grammar –  Prepositions

Where you would like to live in the future 

Directions 

Grammar –

Immediate future tense

Imperatives – formal & informal 

Global issues

Environmental problems & solutions 

Homelessness and helping the needy 

Grammar –  Modal verbs 

Reflexives 

Negatives 

The future tense 

Social, Moral, Spiritual & Cultural and British Values Links

    • SMSC – pair work
    • BV – tolerance and respect 
    • SMSC – local problems and how to solve them 
    • SMSC – Environmental problems and their consequences
    • SMSC – ways an individual can make a difference to the planet
    • SMSC – the importance of saving energy and resources
    • SMSC – The issue of rising numbers of homeless people
    • SMSC – how to help the poor 
    • BV – giving to charities

 

Careers, Advice, Information & Guidance Links

Local charities to support

 

Home Learning this Term

Students will be expected to learn vocabulary and grammar at home. They will have vocabulary and spelling tests every week. They will write and speak about their home, local area, environmental issues and how to solve them.

 

 

Summer Term

Topic
Overview

Life at school and college

Subjects – likes, dislikes & reasons 

School day

School facilities 

Uniform

School rules 

Problems at school

Future plans 

Grammar – 

Revision of time & present tense 

Compound colours 

Imperfect tense 

Superlatives 

Adverbs 

Revise both future tenses

Direct object pronouns  

Post 16 education & career choices

Jobs 

Choices at 18

Benefits of HE

Ideal job 

Grammar – the conditional tense

Social, Moral, Spiritual & Cultural and British Values Links

    • SMSC – pair work
    • BV – tolerance and respect 
    • SMSC – following rules 
    • SMSC – looking at the difficulties young people face
    • SMSC & BV – equal opportunities 
    • BV – freedom to choose what you study
    • BV – freedom to choose your job/career

 

Careers, Advice, Information & Guidance Links

    • Post 16 options 
    • Post 18 options 
    • Qualifications required for certain jobs

 

Home Learning this Term

Students will be expected to learn vocabulary and grammar at home. They will have vocabulary and spelling tests every week. They will write and speak about school, future plans and possible career choices. They will prepare for their mock exams in reading, writing, speaking and listening.

 

 

Year 10 spanish Summary

Students will focus on exam skills and perfecting their previously learnt knowledge. They will be expected to answer questions spontaneously on the topics they cover this year and be confident with the tenses that they have come across. They will build upon the 4 skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. 

 

 

 

 

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