Rachel Hawkes


Brighton - Sept 2014

Using phonics (PPT)
Developing speaking (PPT)


ALL Primary Language Hub

Primary Hub
South Cambs Inaugural Event (PPT)
Inaugural Event Handouts (pdf)



The pairs of training sessions below were delivered as part of the Primary PGCE course at the Faculty of Education, Cambridge University. They were written for non-specialist linguists and contain a wealth of links to online materials in French, German and Spanish, useful for any primary teachers preparing to teach a foreign language to their pupils.

Teaching materials and planning documents can be found in the KS2 part of the resources section of the website.

Primary Languages Session 1 - 2013/14

Primary MFL session 1
Primary Languages Session 1 - Autumn 2013 (PPT)


Primary Languages Session 2 - 2013/14

Primary MFL session 2
Primary Languages Session 2 - Spring 2014 (PPT)
Handouts (PPT)
KS2-KS3 curriculum continuity (PPT)


Primary Languages Session 1 - 2012

Primary MFL session 1
Primary Languages Session 1 - 2012 (PPT)


Primary Languages Session 2 - 2012

Primary MFL session 2
Session 2 Pt 1 (PPT)
Session 2 Pt 2 (PPT)
Session 2 Pt 3 (PPT)
Session 2 Pt 4 (PPT)
Session 2 Pt 5 (PPT)


Further useful material

Introduction to Primary Languages (pdf)
Primary Languages Links (pdf)
Primary Languages - Transition (pdf)
Spanish Teacher Language for the primary classroom (with sounds) (PPT)