GCSE

Our current Year 12 group are assessed through Controlled Assessment Speaking and Writing, whereas reading and writing skills are assessed as a terminal examination in the May or June of Year 12.

 

 

The new GCSE in French is compartmentalised into 3 core area of study :

 

1. The Individual

2. Young People & The Environment

3. The World of Work

 

Over the next two years you will be assessed on a range of key skills :

 

•          LISTENING (Answering in English & French)

•          READING (Answering in English & French, Translation – French - English)

•          SPEAKING (General conversation & role-plays)

•          WRITING (Extended writing, i.e. answering questions, essays, & Translation – English - French)

 

The scheme of work will be the following :

 

YEAR 11

•          Family & Personal Relationships;

•          Free-time & Hobbies;

•          New Technologies & Media;

•          Celebrations & Festivities;

•          Where I live;

•          Ideal holiday – reserving a hotel room.

 

YEAR 12

•          Holidays;

•          School life;

•          Healthy Lifestyles – food, diet & exercise;

•          Vices - smoking, drinking, drugs;

•          Work & Future Plans;

•          Social Problems - the Environment, ethics & equality.