Rachel Hawkes

Yr 6 French

This is the start of a new KS2 French curriculum. More will follow!

This will eventually include the planning documents that accompany the Yr 6 French scheme of work, as well as all of the lesson resources. These lessons have been adapted by Rachel Hawkes, Katherine Smith, Katherine Monument and Kirsty Williams from the Spanish versions.

Scheme of Work Planning Document
(to follow)
Y6 study booklet (PPT) Y6 study booklet (pdf)


Y6 study booklet 2 (PPT) Y6 study booklet 2 (pdf)

Here is the French overview with a list of content (vocabulary and structures), skills and main task types and ways of working - follow the term links (Autumn, Spring, Summer) to get to the lesson resources.

Autumn Term [Links to follow]

Year 6 Term 1

Pupils begin this unit by learning to describe the weather. They then move on combine weather and seasons and describe the climate in different places.They will study a French poem about Autumn and perform it in small groups.

They will gain a basic understanding of the geography of France and learn some key geographical features in French. They will learn the countries that border France and the compass points. They will learn the French for some countries and their flags, describing them in French with colours.

They will learn the 'ER' verb parler to speak and be able to say which languages they speak as well as saying where they live and where they come from.

They will understand why French is spoken in so many different countires and be aware of La francophonie. They will watch a French film set in Senegal and learn some key vocabulary from the film.
Spring Term [Links to follow]

Year 6 Term 2

[To follow]
Summer Term [Links to follow]

Year 6 Term 3

[To follow]